Browsing Archive: August, 2014

Win for Devils Elbow W.IM3.8+ and Nov.8+ at Burton Regatta

Posted by Vikki Thomas on Thursday, August 7, 2014,
After a long hot day of challenging races we were all sitting along the bank waiting for the final 2 races of the day, the W.IM3.8+ and Nov.8+ both of these being straight finals. It was getting late, most people had finished racing however it was now time for both crews to check the boat and prepare for their race before heading up to the start line. We (W.IM3.8+) rowed up first ahead of our opposition Burton Leander, both crews attached to the stake boat and with some difficulty due to the ...
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Win for Devil's Elbow W.Nov.2x at York Regatta

Posted by Lucy Joyce on Thursday, August 7, 2014,
After a few weeks of practice in our double, Vikki and I decided to enter York Regatta. In our first round we were drawn against Van Mildert College of Durham University. We got a good start and won our heat! 
Coming back into the landing stage we saw that our opposition for the next round, Peterborough City, we're already boating. We didn't even have time to get out of the boat and had to go straight back up to the start line. This time we were beaten off the start, but pulled back a bit arou...

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