Event, Fixtures & Results

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North Devon Taw & Torridge Regatta – June 1st

Sunny weather belied the testing conditions on the River Torridge for Saturdays Regatta. Crews from around the South West battled out against high winds and choppy seas. The day was one of 2 stories... Ilfracombe's crews fought hard and rowed to victory in Ladies A Ladies Vets Mens A,B and Vets also winning the Mixed [...]

By | May 21st, 2013|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

Appledore, 2 Bridges Race – 25th May

Race report to follow

By | May 21st, 2013|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

24th World Championship

World pilot gig championships.....135 boats the most there has ever been. With the conditions both the weather and the rowing being the best we could've hoped for. Ilfracombe Pilot gig club had their best ever competition with every team getting higher positions than ever before.The Men put in a great performance to come 17th! The [...]

By | May 5th, 2013|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

Dart Regatta – 6th April

Dart will be holding their Regatta on Saturday 6th April 2013. The first regatta of the year was held in Dartmouth on Saturday. Whilst there was still a chill in the air the weather was kind with the wind dropping and the sun was in the sky. Perfect rowing conditions. The Dartmouth regatta is used [...]

By | March 20th, 2013|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

Three Rivers Race – Sunday 3rd March 2013

All crews enjoyed perfect rowing conditions at Saltash and we recorded top-ten finishes for the men and ladies. The ladies' A crew gave their all, leaving Rogue's oars blood soaked, as they clocked 54 minutes and 20 second for the six-and-a-half mile course, matching the crew from Teignmouth. The B crew, in Rapparee, came in [...]

By | January 28th, 2013|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

Devon Cup – Salcombe

The Annual Devon Cup was held in Salcombe on Saturday 13th October and much to everyone's surprise....It didn't rain! The regatta consisted of the mens teams racing from Salcombe to Kingsbridge and the ladies teams racing from Kingsbridge to Salcombe. Crews from all over Devon took part, such as Dartmouth, Brixham, Teignmouth, Appledore, Torridge. (14 [...]

By | October 1st, 2012|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

Newquay – National Gig Championships – Ladies

The National Championships for the lady gig rowers took place this weekend in Newquay - 8th & 9th September 96 crews took part from all over the country. The championships first heat took place with 16 races. The first heat qualifier rules top two crews plus top 18 times. Ilfracombe B had their race in [...]

By | September 12th, 2012|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

Ilfracombe get the best ever North Devon Result!

The Mens Newquay National Championships took place this weekend with completely different weather conditions on each day. Saturday saw the heats round takes place. The first heat took place with 14 races (6 boats in each race) and Ilfracombe A were drawn in race 3 and Ilfracombe B were drawn in race 10. Ilfracombe A were [...]

By | September 5th, 2012|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

2 Bridges

This Saturday saw the annual two bridges race. This race consists of mens rowing crews racing from the Bideford new bridge to Barnstaple new bridge and then there is a change over and the ladies doing the reverse race. This distance varies depending on source anything from 7-10 miles however the nearest estimation we could [...]

By | September 1st, 2012|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments

Clovelly Regatta

The Clovelly Regatta took place on Saturday 18th August. Team line up - Swanage, Salcombe, Port Isaac, Bristol, Bude, Ilfracombe, Appledore, Barnstaple, Torridge, Bideford and Clovelly. The day started with the Ladies Veterans race and Ilfracombe had an amazing start and increased the lead to the first bouy. Ilfracombe sprinted off from the turn and [...]

By | August 18th, 2012|Event, Fixtures & Results|0 Comments