About this book
Covers the story of British rowing as a competitive sport from the early 19th century to the present day. Published to coincide with the 2012 Olympics.
Explores rowing's history on the Thames and other rivers around Britain. This title also explores the most famous aspects of the sport: the Boat Race, rowed on the incoming tide from Putney to Mortlake in March; Henley Royal Regatta, which takes place on the first weekend of July; and more.
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