Loughborough Boat Club Soar Head 2016
Soar Head 2016 banner

Over 230 oarsmen and oarswomen from 18 different Rowing Clubs competed fiercely last Saturday on the River Soar between Kegworth and Zouch, as part of Loughborough Boat Club’s annual river race.  With bright sun taking the edge off the chilly temperature, light winds led to excellent conditions for participants and spectators alike resulting in a […]

Read more
Soar Head Trial

To help the club members practice and remember all the winding of the home we call the River Soar several crews took the water Saturday morning eager to set themselves a time to chase for next weekend. Taking the decision to use names  from Whacky Races – some closer to the edge than others – the crews picked up […]

Read more
In Andy’s Memory…
Mas7+ in memory of Andy

Despite early heavy rain, under sunny skies the Masters 8+ was reconvened to row the Burton Head Race in Andy’s honour. With black bows on his rigger and the bow ball the course was rowed in “man down” formation.

Read more
Henley Royal Regatta

Once again Henley Royal Regatta was upon us and our men’s vice captain, Tom Scholefield, had been putting in the hours on the water and in the gym to compete for the ‘Diamond Challenge’

Read more
Victory for Ladies at Ironbridge
W.MasB.2- Ironbridge 2016

With over half the crews being rejected this year, Ironbridge regatta was a quiet one for LBC. Having said that the trailer was still full and off we all went with high spirits and high hopes.

Read more
Women Win at British Masters
BRMC WA4-

On Sunday 12th June, the National Water Sports Centre at Holme Pierre Point was home to the British Rowing Masters Championship. Loughborough Boat Club ladies, Erica Gummery, Zoe Hudson, Annie Beaumont & Cathy Beaumont arrived ready to take on the 1000m course.

Read more
Peterborough Regatta
Peterborough Spring Regatta

On Sunday 5th June LBC went to Peterborough with a full trailer as is often the case these days. Today was a 1k multi lane course and first off were the Ferris sisters who battled against the headwind but lost out in a time of 5.11, Hannah later went on to row with Alex in the open […]

Read more