Junior Squad

Junior Squad

Womans Henley 001The club has a very active and successful squad of approx 30 juniors from 11-18 years old. They meet regularly throughout the week and weekends.

  • Tuesdays/Thursdays 5.30-7.30pm on water April to end of September, indoor training from October to March
  • Saturdays – 8.30am – 1pm for higher level groups
  • Saturdays – 10.45am – 1pm for development and intermediates
  • Sundays – high level group and invited potential fast trackers

Junior 1Junior Learn To Row Courses 2015

The next course for juniors to learn to row this year will be on the 17th – 19th August 2015. This 3 day course has 12 spaces for juniors aged 12-18, cost £100.
Full details are here: learn2row 2015 (1)
If you have any questions regarding learning to row please contact our junior coach David Wynne at wynnerowing@aol.com 

Womans Henley 051Coaches

The regular coaches are:

  • Nigel Kippin (high performance group)
  • David Wynne – professional coach
  • Graham Sparkes – professional coach
  • Kevin Underwood
  • Kevin Aston

The juniors particpate in 1x, 2x, and 4x sculling plus a small amount of sweep oar as well.

They regularly attend regattas and rowing events around the country appropriate to their level.

If you would like to contact the Club Welfare Officer to highlight concerns or simply to discuss a persons well being contact Sam Chubbok at nrc.cwo@gmail.com. Her details are also on the Junior Notice Board in the Club House.

Links

British Rowing Code of Conduct http://www.britishrowing.org/upload/files/Association/Welfare/BritishRowingWG1.4.pdf
British Rowing Skills Menu http://www.britishrowing.org/upload/flash/Juniors/Skills-12Oct09v2.swf
Eastern Region Rowing Council http://www.errc.org.uk/
Do athletes make better students http://www.theguardian.com/education/2014/aug/04/sport-at-university-do-athletes-make-better-students?dm_i=1IYM%2C2OYQK%2C89041A%2C9U42A%2C1
A Guide to the Rules of Racing http://www.nerowing.com/rules-of-racing/#/30
Leicester Regatta Video https://www.facebook.com/BritishRowing/posts/10153289072428491

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