Wessex & South East Coast Region News

Coach Education Questionnaire

The regions Coach Educator Team are currently in the planning process of putting together the coach education strategy and courses for 2018/2019 and would like the regions clubs to fill out a simple questionnaire so they can provide the required training for the...

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British Rowing launches Power8 Sprints

British Rowing has announced an exciting new sprint rowing event, Power8 Sprints. The first ever Power8 Sprints event will be held in Bristol on Sunday, 22 July and will be the headline act on the water at the annual Bristol Harbour Festival. The sprint event will see...

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Clean Sport Workshop – 20th March

British Rowing will be running a FREE Clean Sport / Anti-doping workshop in Southampton on Tuesday 20th March from 6.30 - 8pm. This workshop will allow athletes, club members and parents to gain further information and knowledge on: What anti-doping rules are What...

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B.T.C River & Coastal boats HORR

The annual Southampton BTC River & Coastal Boats Head of the River will take place on Saturday 17th March 2018. There will be two divisions made up of classes for both river & coastal boats (fours and small boats). Entries are now open and will close on Friday...

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Safeguarding & First Aid Training courses

If you are looking to undertake a Safeguarding or First Aid qualification soon (which are both prerequisites for Level 2 coaching), there are some courses being run in the Southampton / Fareham area by Lifeline Training. Details are below of the courses and dates,...

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Adur HORR entry details

Shoreham Rowing Club is once again hosting the very popular Head of the Adur on Saturday 3rd March. Entries are now open and will close on Friday 16th February. As usual, there will be two divisions with the details and how to enter below: Division 1 11.10am: Mens...

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Safety Alert – Cold Water Kills

The following Safety Alert has been issued by Stephen Worley, British Rowing's Water Safety Advisor. In the past two months, four rowers have died due to cold water immersion. Three died in March in The Netherlands and one died in April in the USA. These events are...

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L2 Session Coach Course – 4th, 5th & 18th March 2017

If you are someone who would like to support your club with coaching the occasional session, delivering a taster day, or coaching on a Learn to Row course why not take your first step into coaching and learn how to support rowers through skill based sessions with our...

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Satellite Clubs Rowing Forum – Monday 16th January

Rowing club committee members and coaches are invited to the first Satellite Clubs Rowing forum delivered by Energise Me and British Rowing. This forum aims to allow Rowing clubs to hear about and understand what the Satellite Clubs initiative is; how it can benefit...

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Dates for 2017 meetings

The dates for all of the Wessex & Sout East Regional rowing meetings were finalised at the recent AGM. Please make a note in your diaries, all meetings are open to all members of clubs and schools within the region. Tuesday 17th January 2017 – BTC Tuesday 21st...

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J18 Scholarships from Wessex & SE Region

For the 2017 season the Wessex and South East Coast Regional Committee are offering four scholarships to under 18’s within the region. These scholarships are for under 18’s whose circumstances can justify the necessity of such award in order to achieve their...

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