Adult Rowers

Explore Series Round 5

The Tide Was High It may have been the first time the TURC Ducks had ever raced on the sea but they managed to hold on to their lead at the top of the Explore Series Table.

Read More »
Adult Rowers

British Masters Championships

We’ll be back The Masters Women took six boats down to The National Watersports Centre, Nottingham for the British Masters Championships. The standard was extremely high and there were great performances all round in the Championship sculling races, but sadly no medals this year.

Read More »
Adult Rowers

Hexham Regatta 2018

Building Blocks   Tyne United Masters Men had a very good outing at the recent Hexham Regatta on June 2nd. It was a busy but very well organized event and fortunately, the forecast rain held off until late in the afternoon allowing a splendid days racing.  The TURC Masters 8 featured (picture 1)in one of

Read More »
Adult Rowers

Explore Series Round 4

They’ve Got Skills The Women’s Masters had a great day at Tees for the skills and drills leg of the Explore Series. They were able to demonstrate all the required skills and drills, although maybe not as quickly as they would have liked. Thank you to Fiona for coxing. However heads held high, they still

Read More »
Adult Rowers

Hexham Regatta

Double Top There was a good turn out of Masters Women for Hexham Regatta, grey skies and light rain didn’t dampen the spirits. Rachael competed in her single but unfortunately couldn’t overcome an eight second handicap in Division One. Moving onto Division Two a quad of Fiona. Anna, Penny and Karen came a close second to

Read More »
Adult Rowers

Tees Regatta 2018

The sun shone and so did the Masters Women. In the first division we had two coxless quads in the B-D race. They finished a respectable second and fourth. In the third division two doubles went out as part of the B-D race.  TURC took first and second place.  Congratulations to Sarah and Rachel on

Read More »
Adult Rowers

Durham City Regatta 2018

Sunshine on Durham Durham City Regatta was blessed with glorious weather and a gentle cooling breeze. Nothing cool about the competition though and things were definitely heated out on the water. Tyne United’s Masters women’s quad couldn’t manage to overhaul the time advantage to the Durham crew but they battled valiantly. A great day topped

Read More »
Adult Rowers

Explore Series Round 4

Talk of the Tarn The sun shone at Talking Tarn and so did our ladies Explore Series crew. Winning 3 of their 4 races Lindsey, Maureen, Judy, Claire and Stephanie did themselves proud and more than deserved their ice cream at the conclusion of racing. A brilliant job!

Read More »
Adult Rowers

Strathclyde Park Regatta 2018

And they are off! Regatta season began for the Masters Women at Strathclyde Park on 28th/29th April  Rachael C, Rachel L, Sarah F, Kathryn, Sophie, Sarah C, Natalie, Angela and Claire competed in two quads, two doubles and a single across a range of categories.  The conditions were best descirbed as testing, with strong winds

Read More »
Adult Rowers

Explore Rowing Round Two

A splendid day! We had our first taste of racing today, after doing a Learn to Row course last year. We were joined by Lindsey had a little more experience and Fiona (aka “The Captain”) who had more again. Fiona provided excellent encouragement and Damien was a splendid cox. We were the only all ladies

Read More »
TOP