Rowing

British Paralympic cycling champion switches to rowing for Rio 2016

By Duncan Mackay

Rachel Morris won the gold medal in the time trial at Beijing 2008 ©Getty ImagesApril 17 - Britain's Paralympic hand-cycling gold medallist Rachel Morris has switched sports and hopes to compete in rowing at Rio 2016. 

Paralympic champion Riches calls end to rowing career

By Gary Anderson

November 14 - London 2012 champion Naomi Riches has called time on her career © Getty Images British Paralympic rowing champion Naomi Riches has announced her retirement from the sport, bringing an end to a career in which she says she has "won everything" and is looking forward to "giving something back".

Britain rein in the Riches at World Rowing Championships

By James Crook

Britain (background) have won the para-rowing mixed coxed four world title in South KoreaAugust 28 - Paralympic champion Naomi Riches has won her sixth world title at the 2013 World Rowing Championships in Chungju as part of the British Para-rowing mixed coxed four team that stormed to gold today.

Para-rowing finals in Chungju brought forward by 24 hours due to storm threat

By Gary Anderson

August 27 - A storm is forecasted to make the waters in Chungju unsuitable for competitionA storm forecast in Chungju on Thursday (August 29) has forced organisers of the International Rowing Federation (FISA) World Championships to bring the five Para-rowing finals forward by 24 hours and they will now take place tomorrow.

IPC reveals Ones to Watch at 2013 World Rowing Championships

By Emily Goddard

Tom AggarAugust 9 - Britain's Tom Aggar, France's Stéphane Tardieu, Ukrainian Alla Lysenko and American Oksana Masters have been named by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and World Rowing as the Ones to Watch at this month's World Championships.

US Para-rowing crews named for World Championships

By Gary Anderson

July 8 - Rob Jones and Oksana MastersThe Para-rowing crews that will represent the United States at the 2013 International Rowing Federation (FISA) World Rowing Championships in South Korea have been announced.

Aggar takes World Cup gold at Eton Dorney after London 2012 disappointment

By Mike Rowbottom

Tom Aggar of Great Britain wins the Adaptive AS Mens Single Sculls final during day two of the 2013 Samsung World Rowing Cup II at Eton Dorney on June 22 201June 22 - Britain's Tom Aggar, "devastated" at failing to win a medal at the London 2012 Paralympics, laid some of his demons to rest in taking gold in the men's single scull as the London Games course at Eton Dorney hosted the second of this season's Samsung World Rowing Cups.

USRowing names new Para-Rowing High Performance Committee

By Duncan Mackay

Tom DarlingFebruary 21 - Olympic medallist Tom Darling is among five people selected to serve four-year terms on USRowing's Para-Rowing High Performance Committee, it was announced today. 

London 2012 rowing champion plans to become first Paralympic athlete to cycle around world

By Emily Goddard

david smith 180213February 19 - British London 2012 rowing champion David Smith has announced plans for a 29,000-kilometre charity bike ride that will see him become the first Paralympic athlete to cycle around the world.
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