26 April 2019
| THE HEARTBEAT OF WOMEN'S SPORT
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    Raise money for Cancer Research UK with the Great Row

    In partnership with this year’s annual Boat Races, Cancer Research UK and British Rowing are encouraging thousands across the nation to take on an indoor rowing challenge as part of The Great Row initiative to raise funds...

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    Rower Zoe Lee: Team work and respect was key to Olympic success

    Zoe Lee stroked the women’s eight to an Olympic silver medal at Rio 2016 – the first ever won by Britain in this event. Looking back at the momentous occasion, Zoe explains to Sportsister how important team...

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    Indoor rowing championships grow in popularity

    Over 1,500 indoor rowers descended on the Lee Valley VeloPark in London on Saturday, December 10, for the third British Rowing Indoor Championships (BRIC). The full day of races – which included Junior, Masters and Relay competitions...

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    British Rowing launches Go Row Indoors

    With a goal to double participation in indoor rowing in the next five years, British Rowing has launched ‘Go Row Indoor’ which will bring together industry partners and provide a collective voice and profile for the sport...

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    Winter training: Indoor rowing – the low-down

    Indoor rowing is a great exercise that has benefits for all sports and is perfect as a part of a winter training regime – here’s why:

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    First all-female crew to row the Atlantic from West to East

    Five British women have rowed 24 hours a day, non-stop, for over 48 days, rowing the North Atlantic Ocean. On Wednesday 27th, with one of the crew holding a bright flare at the bow, glowing through the...

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    #RoadToRio: Olympic gold medallist – Rower Kat Copeland

    Kat Copeland (below) and Sophie Hosking’s gold medal winning performance at London 2012 was one of the stand-out moments. That famous image of shock and joy, raw emotions captured, will forever be synonymous with that time. So...

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    Get Set for Rio – Rowing: When, what and who to watch

    Rowing is consistently one of Great Britain’s most successful Olympic sports having collected 63 medals since Paris 1900. It is the only sport in which Team GB have won a gold medal at every Games since 1984...

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    Expert advice: Indoor rowing tips from GB rower Jess Leyden

    Indoor rowing is an essential part of GB rower, Jess Leyden’s training programme, but we can all benefit from this super-efficient work-out. In this article Jess shares with us her tips for an effective workout as well...

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    BT Sport Action Woman: The crew who turned the tide

    For eighty-seven years, spanning sixty-nine outings, the women’s Boat Race had been consigned to the quieter waters and shorter course at Henley or, in the really dim and distant past, alternated between the rivers Cam and Isis....

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