Rowing

Colombo Rowing Club ready to rule the waters!

The Amateur Rowing Association of the East & Far East Amateur Rowing Association (ARAE FEARA) Regatta will hit the waters of Rabindra Sarobar in Calcutta for its 77th edition later today, and carry on until the 10th of January....

Rowing down memory lane 2018

The Beira Lake has never been still, especially when you have oarsmen tugging and churning the murky waters day in day out with a hope of bettering their performances as of the past. It takes a lot of endurance,...

Amidu Silva wins Filippi Spirit Award in World Rowing

Amidu Silva was recently awarded the Filippi Spirit Award at the 2018 World Rowing awards held in Germany, becoming the first Asian to receive such recognition on the international stage. The Filippi Spirit award is awarded to a University...

Royal row past spirited Thomians in close race

In the fading amber of the evening sky, the Royal College oarsmen mustered all their strength to win the final boat race by just half a boat length and made it 4 consecutive wins at the 49th Royal Thomian...

Live Update: 49th Roy-Tho Regatta 2018

Don't miss out any of the action as we bring you the live updates of the event from the Colombo Rowing Club from 1.30 pm onwards.

Will the Thomians end Royal’s unbeaten run?

It's all set for the 49th Royal-Thomian' Regatta to crash the waters of the Beira Lake, this Saturday, the 27th of October 2018.  It all started in 1962 when the crews of both schools held a ‘Boat Race’ which was...

Musaeus make it three in a row!

Musaeus College managed to secure a fabulous victory over their rivals Ladies’ College after an unforgettable 48 – 4 win at the 15th Ladies’ – Musaeus Regatta 2018. What a day it was for Mayanthi Weerakoon and her crew...

Final Races Tomorrow! Musaeus in front

The 15th edition of the Ladies’ College versus Musaeus College Regatta got off to a shaky start as the skies were pouring right from the get-go. However, despite the terrible conditions six races were completed today whilst four more...

Queens of the Water, Musaeus or Ladies?

The Ladies-Musaeus regatta, commonly known as the LC-MC regatta, is set to get underway on the 6th of October 2018, at the Colombo Rowing Club for its 15th edition. This friendly annual regatta started back in 2004, with the aim...

Know know know Your Boat!

Although it looks like a sport that utilizes only the upper body, rowing uses the strength and force of the whole body. It’s a great aerobic workout. Rowing demands endurance, strength, balance and mental discipline, so don’t be fooled...

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