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Come and Try Rowing during the Commonwealth Games

The boathouse will be open the following days of the Commonwealth Games for taster sessions on the water: Saturday 26th July 10am – 2pm Monday 28th July  2pm – 6pm Tuesday 29th July  2pm – 6pm Wednesday 30th July 2pm … Continue reading

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Sports Council for Glasgow – Club Grant for Clydesdale

The club has long benefitted from the support of our local sports council (most recently Development Coach of the Year Award for Maureen Malone, Volunteer of the Year commendation for Amy Walton and Service to Sport Award for Gordon Simpson). … Continue reading

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Come and Try Rowing – Taster Session this weekend!

The taster session for the Clydesdale Learn to Row course for Adults is on Sunday the 31st of August 2014.  It will take place at the West Boathouse at 12:30. It is advised that participants bring a change of clothes … Continue reading

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Olympic Champion Launches Charity Fundraiser

Olympic Champion Dr Katherine Grainger CBE was joined by members of the GB Start Group at Clydesdale today for a photo-shoot to launch the ‘Going for Gold’ fundraising dinner for Aberlour Child Care Trust.  The charity will host a black-tie … Continue reading

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Scullers Head Results

The Scullers Head ran today in good conditions.  In the end, 58 single scullers completed the course, with 31 doubles following in the 2nd division.  Results on the event page here. Congratulations to Kieran Brown of Edinburgh University Boat Club … Continue reading

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Sports Council for Glasgow Awards

We are fortunate to have so many great people in our club and we are delighted that two of our members have been recognised with Sports Council for Glasgow Awards. Amy Walton was nominated for the Volunteer of the Year … Continue reading

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Scullers Head Draw

The Scullers Head Draw and Information for Competitors is now available on the Scullers Head page. Please note the revised start times, bringing both divisions forward 1 hour to avoid visiting crews boat loading in the dark, with the singles … Continue reading

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Olympic Champion Launches Legacy

We were joined on Sunday by Olympic Champion Katherine Grainger and GB Sculler Imogen Walsh to help launch our new Junior Development Programme. The programme seeks to capitalise on the surge of interest in rowing following Katherine’s performance at the 2012 … Continue reading

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Direct Club Investment

Clydesdale is mentioned on the BBC News page today, as sportscotland officially launch their new Direct Club Investment programme.  We will be launching our project this Sunday from 12 noon at the West Boathouse, with Olympic Champion Katherine Grainger, GB … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting – New Committee

Our new committee was elected at the AGM.  Welcome to new committee members Amy Wood, Julie Dunlop, Chris Walton and Sophie Warburton.  Michael Foran proudly steps up to the role of Vice President and Ceri Sellers has taken on the … Continue reading

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