Category Archives: Rowing


Henley Royal Regatta MSRC 150th

HENLEY ROYAL REGATTA  - Wednesday 3rd July and Saturday 6th July
In celebration of 150 years MSRC 1869-2019

Alumni of Haberdashers' Monmouth Schools, Partners, Friends & Family all warmly welcomed!
Henley Royal Regatta - Wednesday 3rd July 1pm & 4pm
Please come along and join the Headmaster of Monmouth School for Boys, Dr Andrew Daniel […]



Olympic Gold Medal Coach visits MSRC

Chepstow’s Robin Williams (far right), coach of the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympic champion women’s pair, took a session with (from left) Monmouth School rowers Ryan Baldwin, Antony Wright, Ben Emes, Cameron Michie, Joe Harrison, Robbie Prosser-Wrench, Jack Tottem (cox), Iwan Hadfield and Hamish Lawson

SCHOOL rowers warmed up for the National Schools championships […]



150th Anniversary Celebrations MSRC

1969 OMs Row
Monmouth School Rowing Club 1869 celebrates its 150th anniversary in 2019
Master in Charge of Rowing John Griffiths Griffiths.John@habsmonmouth.org is championing a number of special social events open to Old Monmothians, Parents, Old Girls, friends and family.

In advance of celebrations in 2019 in recognition of 150 years Rowing at Monmouth School for Boys, […]



Pink Crocodile Tie Launched In advance of 150th Anniversary

In advance of celebrations in 2019 in recognition of 150 years Rowing at Monmouth School for Boys, the OM Club have re-launched the Pink Crocodile Tie.

The Pink Crocodile Club was instigated by MiC Rowing Phil Mathew in 1964 for a School 4+ to potentially represent Wales at the Serpentine Regatta. In 1965 The Crocodile […]



Rowing Friendly – Town vs Gown – So Close Rematch Called!

Saturday afternoon featured a hotly contested town v gown fixture down on the river.
The race was between a senior heavyweight eight from the School Rowing Club and Monmouth Rowing Club senior men’s eight.
After several miles of gruelling side-by-side work, the town club proved marginally faster than the School eight, but there was not a lot in it […]



OMBC Henley Royal Regatta 2017

Open invitation to friends, family and OMs to join the
Headmaster for drinks and refreshments from 12 noon at the Monmouth School gazebo, pitched at the Henley Cricket Club on Wednesday 28th June.
Come along for a special day out to give as much support as possible from the bank for the OMBC IM 4- […]



OMBC Training for Henley Royal Regatta – Join Us on the Bank!

OMBC are currently hoping to enter and race a crew at Henley this year on the 28th June.
It would be great to get as much support as possible on the bank!
The 'boys' will be racing a crew at Monmouth Regatta 27th 28th May where OMs are gathering for a reunion supported by the OM Club
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OMs Training for Henley

Bit of ergo work for some of the OM Henley squad last week!

Who knows - seat races and trials this year?

Great to see such interest so far.



Invitation to OMs Reunion Monmouth Regatta

 

1969 OMs Row

Al Butler  (OM88-95) Mark Lewis (OM04-10) and Gordon ‘Elmer’ Ellis (OM62-69) are encouraging OMs and friends to join them on the riverbank for an informal reunion coinciding with the Monmouth Sprint Regatta weekend on 27/28 May 2017.

This is an open invitation to all OMs, friends and family to join Elmer and Mark for fun weekend in […]