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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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Launch of ‘new’ punt: Ian MacDougal

Sunday 5th June saw the naming and launching of the latest addition to the WSPC boathouse. “Ian MacDougal” is a 2 foot punt which was donated by the family of Ian MacDougal, a long time member of the club who died in 2014. The boat has been restored by club members, and will serve as a training boat for […]

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The Wraysbury Eye – May 2016

THE WRAYSBURY EYE – To Mid May 2016 Highlights The last Eye said happy New Year and we’ve already missed happy Easter and happy May Day; a lot of water has flowed under the bridge, literally; very high and very fast with lots of red boards in the intervening months; the skiffing season has started… […]

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Wraysbury Long Distance – First Home Skiff Race of 2016

On Saturday 14 May WSPC hosts the Wraysbury Long Distance head race for skiffs. The race is 4500m and as well as double skiffs includes O1 outriggers.  Entry details to follow.  Details of last year’s race can be found here.

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Wraysbury set to defend their World Championship title in Adelaide

The International Dragon Boat Federation’s Club Crew World Championships will be held in Adelaide, South Australia from 30 March to 7 April 2016.  Wraysbury Dragons will compete in the Senior B (over 50’s) category.  In the Senior B events Wraysbury are the current world champions for 2000m and silver medal holders for 500m and 200m. […]

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The Wraysbury Eye – January 2016

THE WRAYSBURY EYE – January 2016 Well, happy New Year to everyone; it doesn’t seem long since writing about the end of last season and the new season will be upon us soon (first events are in April!)…. assuming the river goes down a bit. The Thames is completely on RED from the source to […]

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Row Ho Ho Skiff

Wraysbury’s Festive Weekend: Starts with Row Ho Ho Christmas headgear is a must for the merry paddlers in summer weather!

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