The next Pairs Head is scheduled for Saturday 2 October 2021 at 14:00
It has been confirmed that Hammersmith Bridge will be open to river traffic from 17.07.2021. The Committee will consider the impact of this update and the risk of the bridge being closed for the race.
The Race Poster with entries information will be published in August.
The Pairs Head of the River Race is an annual event proudly managed and run by Barnes Bridge Ladies Rowing Club.
Results from previous years:
In normal years the Pairs Head Committee hold a prize giving at the Civil Service Boathouse, home of both Barnes Bridge Ladies and Cygnet Rowing club.
Anna Roots Trophy
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.
2018 – Victoria Brock & Karen Newbury – Lea RC
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
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.
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
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