Boxing Day Eights – General Election Special Year

Liverpool Victoria Rowing Club held their annual scratch Boxing Day Eights race on 2019 in windy and rainy conditions. It was looking as though the water might be too rough and an erg relay might have to take place but thankfully the dock water soon calmed enough to enable safe racing. The club would like to thank Paul ... More

Boxing Day 8’s

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Head of the Float Saturday 30th November 2019

The club held its annual Head of the Float on Saturday 30th November. Perhaps as a result of many other events in the North West, West Midlands and Yorkshire being cancelled due to river conditions, we had an almost full entry of 91 crews. Apart from North West club entries from Royal Chester, Grosvenor, Hollingworth ... More

LVRC Christmas Party (and Head of the Float)

It's that time of year again - Same format as last year, bring a plate and your best Christmas jumpers. If you’d like to join in the secret Santa (whether you can make the party or not), can you let Kate Wilson know.Also as most of you know it's Head of Float this Saturday 30th November. Watch out for the job ... More

Vics Juniors Win a Pennant at Head of the Lune

After the disappointment of the recent cancelations of both Dee Autumn Head and Northwich Autumn Head, Liverpool Victoria sent nine crews up to Lancaster to participate in Head of the Lune for their last race away from the docks in 2019. Flooding had caused most races around the country to be cancelled and the event had ... More

Wins for the Vics at Agecroft

On Saturday 12th October, Liverpool Victoria went to Salford Quays to participate in Agecroft Head for the first time in a number of years. Conditions were calm and warm for the time of year, despite predictions of poor weather earlier in the week, so the twelve crews entered by the club were able to put in some strong ... More

First Adult Win of Head Season At Runcorn

On Saturday 28th September, Liverpool Victoria made the short journey to Runcorn to participate in Runcorn Small Boats Head, a 4.5 kilometre head race. Malcolm Green kindly agreed to tow to this event and the club is thankful to him and Becky Walters for transporting boats to this event. The conditions were difficult ... More

Vics Go The Distance Against the Best Clubs in the Region.

After success in Boston Rowing Marathon last week to start the head race season, Liverpool Victoria travelled made the short journey to another tough head race, Chester Long Distance Sculls. Roger Frank of Runcorn Rowing Club agreed to tow the club to this prestigious event and the club is grateful to him and all of the ... More

Impressive start to the Head Season at the Boston (Lincolnshire!) Marathon

Liverpool Victoria participated in the longest rowing race of the season, Boston Rowing Marathon, on Sunday 15th September. Brigid Badger agreed to lend the use of her car for a day and Mike Vick agreed to tow at the last minute after all other attempts to tow or borrow boats had been unsuccessful. The club is grateful ... More

Vics get the flags out.

On Saturday 7th September Liverpool Victoria RC held its end of season "fun" regatta, complete with BBQ and a ukelele band, courtesy of Wallasey U3A.The flags were out, bunting and balloons up and gazebos in place ready for kickoff at 1:30. With all racing taking place in Explore coxed quads, 5 adult and older junior ... More