Women's Eight Head of the River Race

Press Releases

New Icon 2017 Race results: Click hereto read the full press release. (PDF)

 

Previous press releases can be accessed via the right panel.

Please contact Sarah Harbour, press@wehorr.org, for additional information.

 

Inspired New Rowers:

The then largest ever entry for the Women’s Eights Head of the River Race was in 2013 and had been significantly aided by the number of people who decided to take up the sport following the 2012 London Olympic & Paralympic Games: novice crews represented nearly one third of all the entries.

Read about their experiences:

  • Eton Excelsior Rowing Club. Read their story here.
  • Poplar, Blackwall and District Rowing Club. Read their story here.
  • The Devil’s Elbow Rowing Club. Read their story here.
  • Cambridge ’99s Rowing Club. Read their story here.