Category Archives: Uncategorized

Brian Ellis 1932-2018

On the last night of Town Bumps, over a hundred people rose to their feet to applaud a lost friend, Brian Ellis, who died on Tuesday June 17, aged 86. The assembled Champion of the Thames (‘Champs’) Rowing Cub members were celebrating the memory of one of the great characters of the River Cam, and […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Brian Ellis 1932-2018

Brian Ellis

It is with profound sadness that we announce that our Club’s President, Brian Ellis, sadly passed away yesterday evening. Our flag will fly at half-mast for the rest of the week.
Brian’s contribution to sculling, to rowing, and to Champs has been incredible, and the most fitting tribute we can pay him is to row our hearts […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Brian Ellis

Champs Eights Head 2018

Champion of the Thames RC will be running Champs Eights Head on Sunday 20th May 2018. Divisions are at 12:00, 13:30 and 15:00 with racing on a 1450m course from the Plough to the site of the former Penny Ferry pub.
Fastest Women’s Crew 2018 and Course Record Holders
Fastest Men’s Crew 2018
 
 
 
 
 
 
Entries are accepted in the […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Champs Eights Head 2018

CCJSH 2018 – Cancelled

It is with heavy heart  that the event committee have come to the decision to cancel Sunday’s event in its entirety due to the forecast conditions.
The forecast hasn’t changed enough for racing to be safely possible. We will be expecting a strong flow on the river due to recent rainfall, coupled with a strong, gusting […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on CCJSH 2018 – Cancelled

Eights Head Photos Available!

Thanks to all 116 crews that raced on Sunday 21st May. Those of you who were eagle-eyed may have noticed that we had photographers at the start and at the railway bridge. Details of how to view and get (free!) high resolution versions of the images can be found on the Eights Head page.
We hope […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Eights Head Photos Available!

Junior Sculling Head – 19th March 2017

For one last time due to the (almost finished!) redevelopment of race HQ, the Junior Sculling Head will be a CRA event. For more details and entry forms, visit the CCJSH page.
Entries are open via our online entry system and will close on Monday 13th March. Any enquires should be directed to events.secretary@championrowing.org.uk

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Junior Sculling Head – 19th March 2017

Pots for this year’s inductees in IM3

The new Men’s A Crew starts on the right foot. On Saturday the 1st of October, we got our first pots as a crew in the IM3 4+ category with a time of 10:47 over 2.6k, just 10.6s ahead of Hughes Hall. We raced at a steady 28, masterly stroked by Geraint and authoritatively lead […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Pots for this year’s inductees in IM3

Successes for Champs RC Sculling + Sweep Rowing crews in the Rob Roy Small Boats Head, 01/10/16.

Champs had their biggest ever entry into this event on our home water with 15 sculling crews (many in their first race) + 1 sweep oar crew. The conditions were good and much drier than forecast despite the downpour during Division 3.
There was a fantastic win for our new recruits to sweep oar rowing,  A […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Successes for Champs RC Sculling + Sweep Rowing crews in the Rob Roy Small Boats Head, 01/10/16.

Junior sculling head results by category

Junior sculling head results (by category)

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Junior sculling head results by category

Junior sculling head provisional times–Div 1

JuniorScullingHead_Div1

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Junior sculling head provisional times–Div 1