Wins at Milton Keynes Regatta

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Another successful day for Bedford Rowing Club at this years Milton Keynes Regatta.

Milton Keynes Regatta is a private regatta between 4 clubs - Northampton, Milton Keynes, Oundle & Bedford.

Bedford's first win came from the Masters D coxed 4+ of Simon Thomas, Martin Fraser, Tim Coles, Phil Dickens coxed by Katie Ward who beat a very good Oundle crew who pushed our crew until the finish.

Clare Chesher & Sonja Neall won the Women's Novice Double Scull against a strong field and claimed their first ever win. Bedford then raced in a bragging rights event as our senior men's squad split into two 4's and battled it out with the 'B' crew of Phil Wright, Luke Macintyre, Phil Dickens, Dan Anderson and coxed by Katie Ward beating the 'A' crew of Ben Farrer, Mike Evans, Piero Demarchis, Jonti Vincent coxed by Sharon Noble in one of the tightest races of the day but the 'B' crew just edged it through at the finish.

Bedford's final win came from the men's 8 of Ben Farrer, Luke Macintyre, Dan Anderson, Jonti Vincent, Phil Wright, Simon Thomas, Chris Drake, Jonti Vincent and coxed by the lucky charm Katie Ward. Bedford beat a very quick Milton Keynes boat in the semi final and stormed through in the final showing dominace from the start.

Full results for the full regatta can be found here.

As the last regatta of the season this was a great day with good rowing and fun had by all involved.

All photo's of our winners can be found here


Posted By Alan on 01 Sep 2012

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