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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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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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Wraysbury Club Regatta

The annual Wraysbury Skiff & Punt Club regatta was held with 60 side-by-side knock-out skiff and punting races with competition between crews from all the Thames based skiff clubs. The weather included some showers (well actually after a great summer it was cold and wet!) but that didn’t dampen the enthusiasm with some great racing. […]

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Wraysbury & Old Windsor Regatta

The last sprint skiffing regatta of the season was hosted by Wraysbury and once again was the regatta with the most races – 51… not a lot compared to the ‘old’ days that some of our readers will remember (please don’t remind us of Friday night heats for Wraysbury & Old Windsor Regatta again and […]

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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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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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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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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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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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