BBC Flog it Filming with Fowey

On Wednesday 31 May, we are delighted to have the BBC our filming with some of our rowers for a clip on the BBC flog it program. Here we have Pinger being fitted with his Go Pro headcam Selfie with presenter Paul Martin who some of the ladies (mentioning no names…) were rather enamoured with! A fun afternoon, despite all the hanging around but I guess that’s show-business for you!…

June 2, 2017
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Ladies B Make the Cover of Scillies Now and Then

January 24, 2017

Well, what can we say a fantastic photo of the Ladies B, makes onto the front cover of the Scillies Now and Then Magazine, the Magazine issue 80 details the mammoth effort required to feed the 5,000 rowers when we all decent onto the small island for the May Day bank holiday weekend, along with some fantastic photographs and information from the 2016 World Pilot Gig Championships, go and check…

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Fowey Gig Club Event 2016

RIVER FOWEY GIG CLUB REGATTA SUNDAY 4 SEPTEMBER 2016 Coxes Meeting 11:00am – 1st RACE 11:30a.m.   As Fowey Triathlon is being held the same day we ask that gigs arrive as early as possible at Caffa Mill. If your club was originally attending our event we ask if you could please ask your rowing secretary to email our rowing secretary to let us know if you can attend. If…

August 15, 2016
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Novices First Race at Mevagissey 2016

June 26, 2016

A fantastic result for the Novices at Mevagissey yesterday, in a race where only 2 novice rowers are required in a boat, Fowey’s next generation of champs decided to take a chance but sticking with the crew as they had trained since just before Scillies 2016.  Entering six novices into a race was a big risk, up against boats which could potentially contain four experienced rowers was going to be…

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Caradon 2016 Result

June 16, 2016
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Well Done Juniors @ Zennor 2016

May 16, 2016

A big congratulations to the Junior crews at Zennor 2016, with both the Under 14’s making second place, and Under 16’s third place, and excellent start to the year, and many thanks as always to Jer for the excellent coaching.  

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Bounts Check-in Location

February 28, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Fowey Gig Club is now a check-in location for Bounts. Bounts a new way to get rewarded for being fit, if you are signed up for Bounts by attending the Gig Club from Caffa Mill Slipway your phone will automatically gain points. For more information see https://www.bounts.it/ Please note that Fowey Gig Club is not affiliated with Bounts nor receives any commision/money from them.

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Fowey Gig Club on the BBC One Show

It was really good to have the BBC in Fowey for the our Regatta in August 2015, the show was aired later in the year and really showed the sport in an excellent light, the weather was also on our side which also helps. The media is a very powerful tool and we thank the BBC for taking the time to visit us.  The clip is taken from the show…

November 20, 2015
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Winter Training Started

Winter Training Started on 26th September, it was a glorious day, with a relatively relaxed row to keep that winter podge down to an acceptable level 😉 We are looking to go out each Saturday morning over the winter, but unlike the hardened main season training, on a full blown Winters day, we might give it a miss. Some photos from the morning.

September 30, 2015
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