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Historical challenge April 2018

Meeting at the compound on a bright Saturday afternoon we had an uneventful journey to Burnley. The following morning we launched our boats at Clayton Le Moor and we rowed off in an easterly direction for the second stage of … Continue reading

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Night Row 13th November 2017

Last night saw another infamous Night Row happen. Some 20 plus crew in 4 boats set of in the dark with a destination of Benfleet in their sights. As normal the darkness and incoming tide made the navigation fun, we … Continue reading

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Long Row to Margate

Fantastic trip to Margate, the weather and tides were perfect, leaving at 6.30am we were at the pier at 7.30. Due to three rather large boats in the shipping channel we started to cross at the Mulberry harbour. On the … Continue reading

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The Great Pier Race

The Great Pier Race August 6th 2017. The weather was ideal, but a slight gusty head wind made the rowing a bit of a challenge. Race started on time at 11.45 from Bell Wharf in Leigh with the first boat … Continue reading

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