Anna-Rosa Gejlsbjerg has been appointed Women’s Captain for Rob Roy Boat Club.
Anna-Rosa is a very active member of the Women’s Squad, frequently training and racing in a variety of crews. She has served as Events Secretary for the past couple of years, during which time she expertly organised the club’s two autumn events.
In fine weather, Rob Roy Boat Club athletes enjoyed a weekend of racing at Nottingham’s National Water Sports Centre, Holme Pierrepont 18/19 May 2013.
Photo of Charlie Cousins by Peter Reed
Look out for the next big event for Team GB rowers, which will be the World Cup at Dorney Lake on 21-23 June.
After his stunning 1x win over Alan Campbell on 21 April at GB Senior Trials in Caversham, ex-Robs athlete Charlie Cousins teamed up with Campbell in a scratch quad crew to take 5th on 11 May at Essen Regatta. They came in 6 seconds off the winning crew, which was the Croatia 2012 silver medallists, over a 2km course.
Weather forecast for Saturday 18 May is 30% chance of scattered showers, northern winds at 12 mph and a high of 17 degrees C, low of 5. Just in case you fancy a bracing dip after a long outing, here is an enticing, free opportunity: