Isle of Wight rowers take on the ultimate OAR-deal!

Rowers

Rowers are hoping to beat the current record of 7 hours and 56 mins when they row around the Island for charity in May.

Friday, 22nd March, 2013 12:04pm

By Jessica Gray

The Wight Crew: Hats off to Islanders who plan to row across the Channel

What an incredible challenge this team of ladies are setting themselves. Best of luck to them all.

Friday, 8th March, 2013 12:24pm

By Jessica Gray with 11 readers' comments

Take the challenge to sail and row Round the Island

What a fantastic challenge. Rowing around the Island in aid of the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust. Sign up now!

Thursday, 24th January, 2013 10:36am

By Frank Fletcher

Ryde rowers take part in Vesta Scullers Head of the River Race

Four rowers from Ryde joined 500 other scullers last weekend for their last race of the 2012 season

Monday, 10th December, 2012 8:38am

By Steve Bull

Steve Bull awarded Diamond Jubilee Medal for going the extra mile

A special award for Islander, Steve Bull, at the 2012 British Rowing Volunteer Awards at the weekend

Monday, 19th November, 2012 7:15am

By Sally Perry

Sea Scouts row around the Wight

Rowing

Young sea scouts will attempt to row around the Isle of Wight this weekend, raising money for renovations to their hall.

Saturday, 15th September, 2012 8:49am

By Capt Simon Merritt

Cowes Week: Rowing is a challenging experience

Cowes Week: Rowing is a challenging experience

Some great history from Suzanne and Alan on the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge

Thursday, 16th August, 2012 1:14pm

By Suzanne and Alan Whitewood

Newport Rowing Club Regatta On Today

Newport Rowing Club Regatta On Today

They're hoping for 40 heats + finals. With a picnic area by the club house - sounds like a relaxing way to spend the afternoon.

Saturday, 21st July, 2012 10:05am

By Simon Perry

Shanklin Rowing Regatta Returns This Sunday

Shanklin Rowing Regatta Returns This Sunday

Don't forget the Shanklin Rowing Regatta this coming Sunday

Monday, 14th May, 2012 10:59am

By Rachael Brooks

Row For Life Hits Hairy Moment

Row For Life Hits Hairy Moment

Hairy moment for Row for Life team as display on laptop which is monitoring distance rowed goes blank!

Tuesday, 9th August, 2011 4:46pm

By Sally Perry

New British Record Attempt On Rowing 1 Million Metres Non-Stop

New British Record Attempt On Rowing 1 Million Metres Non-Stop

Ten sportsmen will be rowing one million metres non-stop over three days from 7th August to raise money for the Africa Children's Development Trust

Tuesday, 26th July, 2011 10:09am

By Nicky Moore