Rowing

35th National Rowing Championships

The 35th Sri Lanka Rowing Championships started today, 19th February 2020, at the Diyawanna Rowing Centre. The heats and qualifying races were worked off today, which saw crews taking things easy. Many of the boats will face the same...

Colombo Rowing Club shows dominance in India!

This year’s ARAE-FEARA Rowing Championships were held from the 5th to the 12th of January 2020 in Calcutta, India for its 78th edition.  The regatta was hosted by the Amateur Rowing Association of the East (ARAE) and the Far East...

Brand new hope for CRC

The Amateur Rowing Association of the East & Far East Amateur Rowing Association (ARAE FEARA) Regatta crashed the waters of Rabindra Sarobar in Calcutta for its 78th edition earlier this week (5th January) and will go on until the 12th...

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...

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