BRITISH AMATEUR SCULLING CHAMPIONSHIP AND CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE THAMES
First raced in 1830 The Wingfield Sculls is a side by side single sculling race on the Tideway course in London for a pair of silver sculls presented by H.C. Wingfield, ‘to be held by the best, for ever’.
13/10/2016 - Jess Leyden and Jamie Kirkwood from Leander Club become our newest Champions. Find the 2016 Race report here and their biographies here.
07/10/2016 - For the Men's race, returning two-time Champion (2014-15) Tim Richards (Imperial College Boat Club) faces up against old teammate and 2013 Challenger, Jamie Kirkwood (Leander), six-time HRR winner Nick Middleton (Leander), Frazier Christie (Leander) and Griffen Boat Club's (Abingdon School Alumni) first ever entry Dan Boddington.
07/10/2016 - The draw for the 2016 race was released. For the Women's race, 2015 challenger Georgia Francis (Imperial College Boat Club) returns, she will be taking on Imperial teammate Pippa Whittaker, Tideway resident Amelia Carlton (Tideway Scullers) and Junior & U23 World Champion Jess Leyden (Leander).
04/10/2016 - The AGM took place at Tideway Scullers, with four previous champions in attendance. We have five men and four women racing for the 2016 WS.
28/07/2016 - This year's race will take place on October 13th, 2016 with entries considered at the AGM on October 3rd.
21/12/2015 - Martin Gough's write-up of this year's race from this months R&R can be found here