Pairs Head

  • Pairs Head 2023 – SUNDAY 8 October at 11:00
    Thank you to all our volunteers helping put on a successful race. We look forward to seeing you next year.
    Please contact us if you have any questions.
    Race details
    River Thames, Chiswick Bridge to Harrods Wall approx. 4.5km.
    Boat types: 2x & 2-

    Categories offered:

      • Junior J16, 2x; J18; 2x & 2-
      • Senior: Open, Women; 2x & 2-
      • Masters B-K: Open, Women; 2x & 2-
      • Mixed and Mixed Masters B-K; 2x
      • Lightweight Open and Women; 2x
      • Adaptive; 2x & 2-

  • Pairs Head Competitor Information 2023

    Pairs Head Course Diagram 2023

    Pairs Head Marshalling Map 2023

  • Pairs Head 2023 Provisional Results.

    Results from previous years:

  • Prize Giving

    The Prize Giving will be held at Barnes Bridge Ladies Rowing Club (Civil Service Boathouse) on Sunday 22 October at midday.

    Anna Roots Trophy

    Anna Roots Trophy for fastest Women’s Pair

    In 2014 the Pairs Head Committee introduced the Anna Roots Trophy for the fastest Women’s Pair. Anna was tragically killed during a charity cycle ride from John O’Groats to Lands End. Anna was a well loved, successful Tideway rower and regular Pairs Head competitor.


    2019 – Katie Potter & Kate Wagstaff – Tideway Scullers School

    2018 –  Jasmine Moore & Lucy Miles – Putney High School

    2017 – Isobel Cole & Anna Terry – Tideway Scullers School

    2016 – French & Statham – University of London

    2015 – Bridget Snaith & Amanda Benson-Skailes – Lea RC

    2014 – Sarah Jones & Madeline Foster – Thames RC

    Amy Gentry Trophy

    Amy Gentry Trophy
    Amy Gentry Trophy

    In 2013 the Pairs Head Committee introduced the Amy Gentry Trophy for year the fastest Women’s Double Sculls.

    This beautiful Trophy, kindly donated by John Langfield and Catti Moss, is a tribute to Amy Gentry, founder of the Weybridge Ladies Amateur Rowing Club, celebrated sculler and pioneer of women’s rowing.


    2019 – Katy Wilkinson-Feller & Fran Rawlings – Tideway Scullers School

    2018 – Katy Wilkinson-Feller & Fran Rawlings – Tideway Scullers School

    2017 – Charlotte & Mathilde Hodgkins-Byrne – Composite University of London & Reading University Boat Club

    2016 – Parfett & Hart-Winks – University of London 

    2015 – Alice White & Pippa Birch – Composite Star & Arrow and Upper Thames RC

    2014 – Debbie Flood & Fran Rawlings – Leander

    2013 – Charlotte Taylor & Fran Rawlings – Composite Putney Town and Mortlake Anglian & Alpha RC

    Fran Rawlings (previously from MAA) and Debbie Flood, receiving the Amy Gentry Trophy, both rowing for Leander in 2014

  • Please contact us if you have enquiry or message for the Pairs Head team.