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Monkton Bluefriars Head

AVON COUNTY JUNIORS START WINTER SEASON AT MONKTON BLUEFRIARS HEAD RACE   Avon County Rowing Club’s junior sculling squad started the 2016-2017 racing season in fine form with 6 status wins and numerous other excellent performances in the first autumn time trial raced in glorious conditions on the River Avon at the Saltford Rowing Centre. more

Bewdley Regatta

Avon Juniors take 12 event wins at Bewdley Regatta Avon County Rowing Club’s Junior squad finished its regatta season in style with a fantastic 12 wins over the traditional Bewdley regatta weekend. more

Hereford Regatta

A return to provincial upriver racing at Hereford Regatta saw Avon County Rowing Club claim another haul of trophies after a hard day’s racing for crews of all ages over the 2 lane 1000m course on the River Wye. more

NSR and Scullery Regatta

JUNIOR rowers from Avon County Rowing Club flew the flag high this weekend during a four-day marathon of racing on the London 2012 Olympic course, Eton Dorney. The junior squad delivered some outstanding results, while competing at both the National Schools Regatta and the National Junior Sculling Regatta, returning with three medals, a gold and two bronze, among an impressive collection of finals spaces. more

Bristol Avon Regatta

RECORD BREAKING BRISTOL AVON ROWING REGATTA AT SALTFORD   It was another record breaking Bristol Avon Regatta for organisers Avon County Rowing Club confirming the event as one of the top provincial rowing competitions in the south west. more

Junior Inter-regional Regatta 2016

Saltford rowing crews take Inter-Regional championship by storm     The junior rowers based at Saltford Rowing Centre produced a set of outstanding results in the first national level event of the regatta season as the West and Wales team took 7 th place in the 12 region event held in difficult wind conditions at the National Water Sport Centre at Nottingham. more

ASH 2016

Over 300 crews from all over the country converged in Saltford on Saturday 27th February for the annual Avon Spring Head Race raced over 3500m and 1500m on the picturesque River Avon. more

Christmas Pud

Our new women's eight, 'Philippa Sondheimer' was well and truly christened at the annual Christmas Pudding Head - always held on the last Sunday before Christmas!  Scratch crews race for the prestigious title of 'Head of the Pudding' over a 1500m course and then everyone enjoys the after race party! . more

Five Out Of Five For The Junior Girls

The Junior Girls of Avon County Rowing Club returned unbeaten from Hereford Regatta with a total of five status wins - virtually all in events where they raced above their own age categories. more

National Schools Regatta

Avon County Rowing Club's Junior scullers have returned from National Schools Regatta at the National Water Sports Centre at Nottingham with a set of outstanding results including double medal success for Wellsway School's Molly Churchman. more