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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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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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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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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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The Wraysbury Eye – October 2015

THE WRAYSBURY EYE  Well, the season has finished now, and it is time to slip into ‘Winter’ mode, but this year we expect to see more and continued activity on the river, rather than disappearing into hibernation. The last sprint skiffing regatta of the season was hosted by Wraysbury and once again was the regatta […]

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The Wraysbury Eye – August 2015

THE WRAYSBURY EYE – May/June/July/August 2015 First an apology, as this Eye covers months of activity at the Club… we must do better and get them out more frequently. As it covers so much, another apology if we have missed something or haven’t thanked you for helping! We are well into the season now for […]

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The Wraysbury Eye – April 2015

THE WRAYSBURY EYE – April 2015 Only April and the season is truly upon us! The Skiffing season has started with the first of the long distance races, the Simon Mepham Memorial Mixed Marathon and the Dittons Long Distance Singles already been and gone, the Tiny & Nancy Knight this weekend and the notices are […]

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The Wraysbury Eye – March/April 2014

It seems to have crept up, but the season is truly here with the early long distance skiff events already underway as well as the first Dragon Boat League event under our belt; there have been time trials for the GB dragon boat crews and our first social event of the season in conjunction with […]

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The Wraysbury Eye – October 2013

Please remember to put lights on your boat if you are going out at night; the lights for the skiffs are by the boathouse door/punts. This is MANDATORY. If any are not working please report this to Chris so they can be fixed. River conditions – a drop of rain and the Yellow boards have […]

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