27-01-2015 - Grosvenor RC Chester Success on the Severn
Grosvenor enjoyed a successful Sunday trip to Stourport Head Race last week end. Many of their crews returning to Chester with attractive commemorative pots, after spending a great day racing in excellent conditions on the River Severn, In the morning Division, The Senior Women’s IM2 eight of: Ellen Mitchell, Cheryl Tonkinson, Tanith Allwood, Helen Rowland, Roxy Woodward, Ellen Fox, Louise … Continue reading
24-11-2014 - Grosvenor Rowing Club Volunteers win National Acclaim
A party of Grosvenor Rowing Club members journeyed down to London last weekend to the impressive Waterman’s Guild, London, to attend the annual British Rowing Volunteer Awards. These awards are given by the governing body to volunteers throughout the UK, who have been exceptional in their dedication and contribution to the sport of rowing. The awards were presented by Ben … Continue reading
08-11-2014 - Remembrance weekend boat naming ceremony
Grosvenor Rowing Club, Chester, today paid tribute to a past member who made the ultimate sacrifice in 1916, during the Great War. In a moving and respectful event the club’s new boat (A Hudson eight) was named Lt Thomas Higgins MC by the Club President, His Grace, The Duke of Westminster. Club Chairman Nick Lindop welcomed family and friends to … Continue reading
26-10-2014 - Boat Naming Ceremony.
Grosvenor Rowing Club will be holding a boat naming ceremony from 10.30 on 08/11/14 at the Club house. Our club Patron, The Duke of Westminster will name the boat Lt Thomas Higgins after a Grosvenor member who made the supreme sacrifice at The Somme in 1916. Family and friends are all welcome to attend. Dress code is smart. This … Continue reading