ARTICLES RELATING TO ROWING

Rowers look to qualify five boats for Rio

2015-06-06 09:30

South African rowing’s quest to qualify five boats for next year’s Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games have started in earnest.

Oxford claim Boat Race sweep

2015-04-13 11:07

Oxford's men and women recorded handsome victories over rivals Cambridge in a landmark moment for the Boat Races on the River Thames.

R100m for 10 Olympic medals?

2015-04-05 15:30

SASCOC say they need more than R100 million to properly prepare the team for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and achieve its 10-medal target.

SASCOC want 10 medals in Rio

2014-11-18 23:04

SASCOC president Gideon Sam says Team South Africa will be targeting at least 10 medals at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Thompson, Smith make rowing history

2014-08-31 15:30

SA's James Thompson and John Smith have realised a life-long dream after claiming first place in the lightweight double sculls at the World Rowing Championships.

Oxford win 160th Boat Race

2014-04-06 21:05

Oxford University have beaten Cambridge University by a crushing 11 lengths as they won the 160th Boat Race on the River Thames.

Protester labels Oz 'racist'

2013-12-10 12:48

An Australian activist who disrupted the Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race has been allowed to stay in Britain.

NSFW: 10 reasons why we wish we were Sport24

2013-10-24 10:03

The Warwick University Rowing Club is probably the finest specimens of the male body on the internet right now.

'Oarsome foursome' into final

2013-08-30 15:49

South Africa’s Olympic gold medalists in the lightweight men’s fours have qualified for the final of the World Rowing Championships.

SA rowers make semi's

2013-08-27 19:06

Kirsten McCann and Kate Johnstone have qualified for the semi-finals of the lightweight pairs at the World Rowing Championships.

 

Cancer beaten, now for Olympics

2015-05-12 09:10

South African rower Lawrence Brittain is embroiled in a battle for a seat at the World Rowing Championships.

Oxford claim Boat Race sweep

2015-04-11 22:52

Oxford's rowers ruled the waves in the varsity boat races with the men crushing their Cambridge counterparts.

Olympic spot in rowers' sights

2015-02-04 19:37

The South African rowing will be aiming to qualify with at least four boats for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Thompson enjoying gold rush

2014-10-22 17:04

James Thompson contemplated retiring from rowing, but instead persevered to win a gold medal at the World Championship.

SA rowing duo into semis

2014-08-27 21:03

James Thompson and John Smith have qualified for the semi-final of the lightweight double sculls at the World Rowing Championships.

Oarsome foursome freshen up

2013-12-11 15:55

Following Matthew Brittain's retirement, the national rowing team have had to make contingency plans to ensure future glory.

SA's golden oarsman retires

2013-10-30 09:30

Matthew Brittain, a member of South Africa’s Olympic gold medal men’s lightweight fours rowing team, has announced his retirement.

Rowing foursome finish sixth

2013-09-01 18:31

South Africa's lightweight men’s fours have finished sixth in the final of their event at the World Rowing Championships.

SA fours through to semis

2013-08-28 14:55

SA’s lightweight men’s fours finished first in their repechage to earn a place in the semi-finals at the World Rowing Championships.

Rowing champs on song in Epic

2013-03-19 21:28

Olympic rowing champions Matthew Brittain and James Thompson have successfully completed stage two of their first Cape Epic.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.