• BROOKES|Rowing: A Head of the River history

    One of the most staggering improvements since the boat club’s foundations are the results that

    Gibbs wins Olympic Trials

    In only his second season as part of the GB Rowing Senior Team, Rory Gibbs

    Cambridge Fixture Report

    The Brookes men’s squad were glad to return to calmer conditions on the Tideway this

    Brookes complete Boat Race double for first time ever

    Following an impressive performance last week against the Cambridge Blue Boat and Blondie, the BROOKES|Rowing

  • CUWBC Fixture Report

    Following the men’s fixture with Oxford the day before, BROOKES|Rowing took three women’s eights to

    OUBC Fixture Report

    This Saturday saw the first day in a bumper fortnight of fixtures between BROOKES|Rowing, the

    Boat Race Fixtures Confirmed

    BROOKES|Rowing have confirmed details of the upcoming Boat Races Fixtures. These act as a warmup

    Carla Devlin to speak at this year’s Taurus Dinner

    We are delighted to announce that Carla Devlin (née Ashford) will be speaking at this

  • Quintin Head Report

    A strong showing at Quintin Head saw the men’s squad post a 1-2-3 and the

    GB 1st Assessment report

    This weekend saw the GB Rowing 1st Assessment take place in Boston, Lincs- which marks

    Upper Thames Head Report

    The first race of the season for most athletes was Upper Thames Head this weekend,

    Brookes takes 4th at Head of the Charles

    Oxford Brookes Men’s 1st VIII charged from 24th place to 4th place at this weekend’s

‘By the time I left Brookes I knew exactly what I wanted to do - I wanted to row at the Olympics, and Brookes had given me that foundation. They train a lot harder now, the sport is moving on.’ Steve Williams, Double Olympic Gold Medallist Steve Williams, Double Olympic Gold Medallist ‘I had never been in a boat before I came to Oxford Brookes. I was a novice and started in my second year. I got the feeling anything was possible. There was no one saying ‘you can’t do this – you can’t achieve’. It got me to the Olympics.’ Carla Ashford, Olympian ‘Brookes gave me the opportunity and foundations to make me the racer I am today, this provided me with the platform to step into senior international rowing and pursue my Olympic dream' Alex Partridge, Olympic Silver & Bronze Medallist and Brookes Graduate