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WSPC Tri

WSPC held it’s first triathlon with entrants, from many local clubs, paddling skiffs or O1’s and then ‘suffering’ on the bike and run course. Congratulations and thanks to the participants the many helpers. The results are here, check out the courses below.

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Simon Mepham Mixed Marathon

The skiff racing season is now properly underway with 27 crews taking part in this 7.5km head race on 8 April at Thames Valley Skiff Club.  The winning crew was from Dittons but the two Wraysbury crews put in a creditable performance. Thanks to Sunbury Skiff Club for the great photos.

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The Boat Race Flotilla – Traditional boat procession

Wraysbury skiffs took part The Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race day on 2 April as a spectacular procession, led by the Queen’s Row Barge Gloriana, preceded the races themselves. The three Wraysbury skiffs were a significant part of the flotilla of traditional boats which rowed the course, our nine skiffers enjoyed a great day out in […]

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Row Ho Ho Skiff- 11 December

Wraysbury’s Festive Weekend: Started with Row Ho Ho in Christmas headgear, continues to a bumper lunch, a special talk on the Rio Olympics (thanks to our resident expert and media mogul, Phil Barker) and a spectacular sunset ….  

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The Wraysbury Eye – October 2016

Right – John Wakley, Keith Powell and Brian Dodds winning Gents Junior Doubles at Chertsey Regatta in 1958 (thanks to John who recently contacted the club) Contents Introduction Lowe & Davis and the Chuter & Churchill Inter-Club Wraysbury Long Distance Sculls General Club Stuff Open Day – Bring a Friend Learn-to-Row Skiffing Regatta Entry Fees […]

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Wraysbury Dragons win Team of the Year Award

WSPC is proud to have been informed by Sport Runnymede that … ‘Supporting local sport’ Dear Wraysbury Dragons Dragon Boat Team Captain The Runnymede 2016 Sports Awards Following the successful summer of sport that we have had in Britain this year, I am delighted to inform you that following a panel assessment of nominations for […]

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The Wraysbury Eye – August 2016

Contents Introduction New Captain Activities General Club Stuff Open Day – Bring a Friend Learn-to-Row Thursday Nights Circuits Moan(s) of the Month Missing Items On the Water Skiffing Damage Resurgence Coxing Course Lowe & Davies and Chuter & Churchill TVSC Club – Saturday 16 July Hampton Court & Dittons – Saturday 23 July Chertsey & […]

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The Wraysbury Eye – June 2016

Contents Recent Events General Club Stuff Annual subscriptions Pilates, Stretch & Core Moan(s) of the Month Wash Your Hands! Regatta Work Parties On the Water Skiffing Damage Coxes SSPC 6K Head – Saturday 21 May Jui Dashes – Thursday 2nd June Egham – Sunday 26 June Upcoming regattas Punting Coaching Dragon Boating Powerhouse, Stockton Wraysbury St Neots […]

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Jazz Evening – Saturday 2 July

Enjoy a summer evening by the river with our very own Howard Lawes Jazz Quartet. Open to all! BBQ & Bar to go with the music.

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Learn to Row – 18th, 25th & 27th June

Book Your Place Now! Open to all Adults (members & non-members) 18+ years – cost £35 per head. Learn how to row in a Thames Traditional Skiff. Get fit and have fun on the river! Race or row recreationally, take part in expeditions and events. Enjoy the members’ clubhouse and bar Course consists of 3 sessions … Saturday, […]

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