Category: Regattas

World Championships 2016 Report

The ladies’ A crew for the Bristol Pilot Gig Club exceeded all expectations at the 27th World Pilot Gig Championship competition on May 1. The A crew placed 10th out of 144 teams this year, making...

Bristol Gig Club Regatta Report 2016

There was fantastic head to head sprint racing held throughout the day in glorious sunshine. Bristol Men A fought off tough competition from Salcombe men and managed to win their category, joining Bristol ladies...

Three Rivers 2016

A huge congratulations to all crews that attended the Three Rivers this year. The weather held throughout the day, despite being a little blustery, and both Mens and Womens crews put in a sterling...

Holland: Muiden Pampas Muiden

From Bex Marshall The Dutch national rowing championships takes place at Muiden Pampas, a large village 20 mins by train from Amsterdam. As well as gigs, you row against whalers and sloops. Bristol took...

Helford River Race 2015

Several months ago a little blue banner was seen on the club calendar announcing Saturday 10th October  ”The Helford River Race” add your name if you wish to be selected. 7 names were eventually...

Scillies 2015

The club has now returned from the isles of Scilly and the world championships. They were as fantastic as ever but with some almighty wind and waves which even the top crews admitted were...

Harbour Festival 2014

Thank you everyone who made their contribution to supporting the club on Saturday and Sunday (and especially those who were there throughout…you know who you are) Helen will be counting the contents of the...

Rame

Rame After the cancellation last year, which was disappointing, it was good to finally get to race at Rame this year. Moreover, it was good that so many of the club chose to camp...

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