Sculling Skills School 🌞

On a flat calm evening, on the West Float last night, a group of adult members went afloat, in a variety of sculling boats, to improve their sculling skills. We are well used to seeing the junior squad being put through their paces by coach Lesley. Standing up in their boats, swapping oars, rigger dipping etc, but ... More

Working Together – a reminder

The club has been in the happy position of not having any significant Safeguarding issues for the last couple of years. However, we must never be complacent and it remains critically important that all club members treat others with respect.We have recently had a Grievance issue, related to crew selection, but also ... More

LVRC Launches brand new Coxed Quad

On Sunday 23rd June, the club launched its new Swift Explore coxed quad. This is a match to the coxed quad launched in 2016 (that one is named Heather, after Heather Parry who with Alex Sapple has driven the Learn to Row programme for the last few years). The new boat was named Alex, in recognition of all the hard work ... More

🏆 Kelly Davies and Cath Jones win their Novice race at Chester Regatta

Well done to Kelly Davies and Cath Jones for winning their Novice race (Dee Challenge Cup)..flexslider .slides{display:none!important;} More

LVRC comes out in force at Trentham Regatta

LVRC had a great day's racing in the picturesque setting of Trentham Regatta. The club was represented very well with a decent sized entry of 17 crews, thanks to Malcolm kindly towing the trailer for the club!The big win of the day came from Women's Master C coxless quad consisting of Jane Kelly, Jo-Anne Harris... More

Sam Crowe wins at Northwich Regatta

Although the club was unable to attend the regatta in full due to towing issues, a couple of club members did manage to race by borrowing boats.Sam Crowe and Sam Fairbanks both raced in single sculls (Open and Masters). Sam Fairbanks had a good Row but lost to Sam Crowe. Sam Crowe went on to eventually win overall in ... More

Success again for LVRC Women – Shrewsbury Regatta

Congratulations to Hope Ball, Kate Skinner, Jo-Anna Lyons and Beth Hiorns on their success at Shrewsbury Regatta.The course was 600m and they raced Royal Shrewsbury school in the final to win. Pengwern boat club kindly lent them a boat & cox (Kate Fraser)..flexslider .slides{display:none!important;} More

Merseyside Regatta Saturday 4th May 2019

The club held its annual regatta on Saturday 4th May and although entries were down on previous years, a good entry from local clubs and Lancaster Royal Grammar School led to some close racing. Entries have been reduced by a lack of entries by other schools and ... More

18th April 2019 – Club Get together

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Vics win Gold and Bronze Medals at the English Indoors!

Fantastic results from the English Indoor Rowing Championships, held at the Manchester Velodrome. Vics sent a strong team of juniors (and some adults competed as well!).The team has done the club proud, with 10 Gold medals (WJ18 2k, MJ16 2k, WJ18 3k Team and MJ18 3k Team) and 6 Bronze medals in Open Lightweight 2k, ... More