Category Archives: Races

BBC Essex QUEST

Lower Thames Rowing Club today received guests, Barry Lewis and Liana Bridges from BBC Essex’s Quest.  The team found us as their second location and were soon on their way to the third having found their clue within a boat. … Continue reading

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Maldon Little Ships Races 2016

4 boats and 17 crew made the short journey to the Annual Maldon Little Ships Races, which raise money for the RNLI.  This year the Maldon Little Ship Club’s efforts raised in excess of £7,500. Whilst the cause, raising much … Continue reading

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Carrow Cup

The Lower Thames Rowing Club, again attended the Carrow Cup, organised by Norwich Rowing Club, in force.  The club took 5 boats and 23 crew to take part in this annual event.  The crews of mixed ages and gender all … Continue reading

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Great River Race 2016

On Saturday 3rd September Lower Thames Rowing Club once again entered the Great River Race.  Having started in 1988, the spectacular 21 mile course from London Docklands to Richmond now attracts over 330 crews from around the world.  The Great … Continue reading

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LTRC Fourth Annual Pier Race

Sunday 21st August saw Lower Thames Rowing Club host their Fourth Annual Pier Race.  The club hosted some 17 boats from 8 clubs from as far away as Langstone on the South Coast and some 70 crew of all ages … Continue reading

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Social BBQ at East Beach

On Sunday a group of LTRC members converged on East Beach, Shoebury, not for a row but for a rather more relaxing BBQ. Aimed at raising money for the club it was a great chance for members of the club … Continue reading

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Crouch Cup at South Woodham Ferrers

  A clean sweep for the Ladies at the Crouch Cup, Fastest Gig and Fastest Ladies Crew, well done girls! Sunday 3rd July, the sun was shining and a lovely day for the Crouch Cup race hosted by South Wooden … Continue reading

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Rowhedge Regatta

Lower Thames had a great day out at Rowhedge Regatta, more details awaited, watch this space…. Photo courtesy of Ivan Beales

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Local Community Mid Summer Sports Day

The Lower Thames Rowing Club has again supported the local community by having a static boat at the Lions Clubs Mid Summer Sports day for the Disabled.  This year some 150 disabled people from the South East were hosted by … Continue reading

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Manningtree Rowing Festival – Victorious Again!

3 boats were entered into the Manningtree Rowing Festival with a total of 14 Crew.  The conditions were just about perfect a warm day with a light breeze and a race on calm flat water at the top of the … Continue reading

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