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