Rowing

Royal row past Thomians to make it 5 in a row

The Blue and Gold oarsmen got the better of the spirited Thomians with a 32-20 win to make it 5 wins in a row at this year's Royal Thomian Golden Jubilee encounter. The annual Royal-Thomian regatta for the prestigious...

50th Royal Thomian Regatta: Sweet revenge or 5 in a row?

The annual Royal-Thomian Regatta for the prestigious T. N. Fernando memorial trophy will take place in grand style for the 50th occasion at the Colombo Rowing Club this Saturday, the 27th of October. This will be followed by the...

Royal and Ladies’ dominate Ranfer Sprints

Royal College and Ladies’ College were adjudged overall winners of the Men's and Women's categories respectively at the 30th Ranfer Sprints held at the Colombo Rowing Club today.  Royal College won the men's category 36-23 while securing wins in sculls...
STC-SJC Regatta

Thomian Crew conquer the Josephians!

The inaugural S. Thomas' College- St. Joseph’s College Regatta took place yesterday at the Colombo Rowing Club, as both teams crashed the waters of the Beira Lake, for the very first edition of its kind, creating waves of excitement...

Josephian-Thomian Regatta in August

The inaugural Josephian-Thomian Regatta will be held on 10th August 2019 at the Colombo Rowing Club at 2.30 pm. The event is organized by the Joint Rowing Committee of St. Joseph’s College -  Colombo and S. Thomas’ College –...
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Video- A first after 155 years!

26-year old Ishika De Silva will go down in the history books as the first female to Captain the Colombo Rowing Club team in its 155-year history. She sat down with ThePapare.com to tell us about her journey, from...

Who will be the Best Sculler for 2019?

The Colombo Rowing Club opened its doors for the first segment of the 2019 Sculling Ladder on the 28th of July. The Sculling Ladder is raced 4 times a year and determines the best sculler in the rowing community...

Ladies’ College and Royal College make waves at the Closing Regatta

Regrettably postponed from last year, the Closing Regatta for the year 2018/2019 was held at the Colombo Rowing Club on Saturday the 6th of July, 2019. The Chief Guest at the regatta was Mr. Senaka de Saram.  The Ladies College...
Colombo Open Regatta 2019

Ananda and S. Thomas’ win big at Open Regatta

The Opening Regatta 2019, organized by the Colombo Rowing Club, was successfully held today despite the threat of bad weather. The Regatta saw the participation of the schools crews and the crews of the Colombo Rowing Club and the...

UoC Freshers’ Indoor Rowing event resounding success

The University of Colombo Freshers' Indoor Rowing event for the year 2019 was held on the 4th of April at the University Gymnasium. From 2017 onwards, the University of Colombo Rowing Crew has organized an Indoor Rowing event as part...

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