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04-12-2013 - Grosvenor Lay Down a Marker before the Christmas Break!

Eight Grosvenor crews descended upon London this past weekend to race on the River Thames for the Fuller’s Head of the River Fours, a 6.8km race over the Championship Course on Saturday and the Veteran Fours Head on Sunday.   Seen as an important pre-Christmas test, Fours Head attracts a world-class field and there were strong performances from the six … Continue reading

21-11-2013 - Racing Wins cap Grosvenor’s exceptional week

Anniversaries, Wins and Awards in Chester   A busy week for Grosvenor Rowing Club Chester kicked off by celebrating exactly a year since the resumption of Junior Rowing at the club on Monday. From a standing start a year ago, the vibrant squad of young, enthusiastic athletes have established themselves as worthy competitors amongst the more seasoned junior programmes of … Continue reading

08-11-2013 - Show of strength at GRC’s Dee Autumn Head!

Despite the recent bad weather, the Dee Autumn head attracted a record number of crews this past weekend and continues to be a great early-season event. Clubs from all over the North of England descended upon Chester to race over a 4000m stretch of the River Dee.   The Senior Women’s Squad coached by Chris Hudson had another strong day … Continue reading

04-10-2013 - Grosvenor Scullers triumph on the Dee

Scullers from Grosvenor Rowing Club Chester took home an impressive haul of eleven titles after competing in this year’s County of Chester Long Distance Sculls on Sunday. Beautiful weather saw the club’s IM2 coxless quad, comprising Ellen Mitchell, Jess Fowler, Laura Antrobus and Leanne Ratcliffe emerge as the fastest boat of the morning division and fastest women’s boat of the … Continue reading

  • Grosvenor Lay Down a Marker before the Christmas Break!

  • Racing Wins cap Grosvenor’s exceptional week

  • Show of strength at GRC’s Dee Autumn Head!

  • Grosvenor Scullers triumph on the Dee

Dee Autumn Head – 2nd November 2013

 Dee Autumn Head 2013

Saturday 2nd November:

The Dee Autumn Head HAPPENED

Thanks to all who attended and helped,

Results available here!

 

Held under the Rules of British Rowing, the Rules of Racing and Row Safe

Saturday 2nd November 2013

Raced downstream over 4000m in two divisions on the River Dee, Chester.

The final draw is now available, updated Friday 1st:

Dee Autumn Head Draw 2013-V7

Dee Autumn Head 2013 Poster

Dee Autumn Head 2013 Poster

Information for Competitors:

Download the poster: Dee Autumn 2013 poster.

Dee Autumn Head 2012 results can be viewed here. 

The Dee Autumn Head is held under the Rules of British Rowing, the Rules of Racing and RowSafe.

The Dee Autumn Head takes place every October on the River Dee in Chester with crews racing from the ‘motorway’ bridge to Dee Lane, a distance of just under 4000 m. It is a processional head race with events for all boats from eights to single sculls; in all age categories from Junior to Veteran, subject to a minimum number of entries in each category. We also welcome sponsorship, please see our sponsorship page for details.

Information on results can be found here.

For more information, please take a look at our information for visiting clubs leaflet.