Summer is here and school has finished- Vics are running their holiday rowing camps, where our young people have the time and space to try out new skills and cement friendships. Some are trying sweep oar for the first time and others are challenging themselves with new skills..! Once a week there is a full day of on ...
Merseyside Regatta, which was due to be held on Saturday 11th September has had to be cancelled, due to a lack of entries. Whilst this is very disappointing we hope that our next event - Head of the Float, on Saturday 4th December, will be better supported. Please look out for the poster!
Peter Duff 1928-2021
It is with the greatest regret that I have to report that Peter Duff, one of the club's greatest stalwarts, has died.
Peter joined Liverpool Victoria just after the Second World War, having previously been a member of Wallasey School Boat Club. He was Club Captain in 1953 and 1954, made a Life ...
This strange year continues...we had hoped to be training and racing normally by now. However, regattas are being planned for but cancelled every week. With most of the North West under a 'travel minimisation' restriction, going to events is very difficult.
The club has managed to send crews to the National Schools ...
Heather Parry has asked me to let you know that about 8-10 weeks ago a seal pup found its way into our water.
Some concern was expressed about its welfare so on the same day it was first seen at the boathouse, the British Divers Marine Rescue (BDMR) service was contacted. They came along to the dock and realised that ...
On Friday 19th the first group of 10 school children from North Liverpool school, came down to the club to start rowing, as part of the Merseyside Youth Rowing (MYR) scheme.
This is a scheme started 5 years ago at Warrington by Richard Sinnott, it also runs at Northwich RC. It is aimed at 11/12 year olds and targets ...
Flynn Jones performance at the World Indoor Rowing Championships
Great to see Flynn Jones' performance at the World Indoor Rowing Championships on Saturday 27th February! If you haven't seen his video go to YouTube and the World Rowing Indoor Championships (the U19 Men is found at 44.30 minutes). Flynn was up against ...
Following his performance at the British Indoor Rowing Championships, Flynn Jones has been invited to submit a 2k ergometer time to the World Indoor Rowing Championships on 27th February 2021. Flynn has already improved on his 06:30 time that he submitted to the British Indoors and hopes to step up again. I'm sure that ...
Richard and the team have produced this excellent newsletter. Please click the links below.
January 2021 composite newsletter
Joseph Summers visit to RFA Fort Rosalie (1)