By: Craig James OAM On: January 11, 2017 In: WA Rowing Comments: 2

William Sidney Cooper OAM With the passing of Bill in the early hours of 1 January 2017 the rowing community in Western Australia has lost one of the Legends of the sport. Bill was a driving force in Rowing WA for more than sixty years and no words can...

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By: Adam Feilding On: July 11, 2016 In: Intervarsity Comments: 0

The UWA Boat Club is deeply saddened by the news of Adrian Monger’s passing on the 10th of July 2016. Adrian was a bronze medalist in the Australian men’s eight at the 1956 Olympic Games. He was the coach of UWA’s Oxford & Cambridge Cup winning men’s eights in...

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By: Fraser Pensini On: March 19, 2016 In: Nationals Comments: 1

Fun Fact: Swirls thought there was a dead rat on the van ride to the course. There wasn’t. The nerves were feeling a lot better after getting over the first day of finals racing, and we were excited to see how many more medals we could bring back after...

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By: Jimmy Kerr On: March 18, 2016 In: Nationals Comments: 1

Forecast: Hot and Cold – Katy Perry // Chances of medals later on in the week Vibe: Quiet and sombre till we saw Jamie Hewlett run (I have had better runs in my shorts) Day: Thursday (actually Saturday-sorry Robbie) Today’s Inspiration: Fun Fact: Perry Ward’s favourite tune is...

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By: India Warren-Hicks On: March 17, 2016 In: Nationals Comments: 5

Fun fact: Jimmy forgot to take a zootie to the course today so spent majority of this morning trying to find one. Everyone is really bonding and working well together - each night we catch up at 8pm with the whole clan and plan the next day and go...

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By: Gavin Pensini On: March 16, 2016 In: Nationals Comments: 2

Woke up from a deep sleep and laughed at the thought of everyone else getting up and getting into the vans to head to the race.

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By: Caitlin MacPhail On: March 15, 2016 In: Nationals Comments: 8

After 6 months of training, 4 time trials, countless erg tests, way too many hours spent loading trailers and litres of sweat, it’s finally day 1 of racing.

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