The seven stages of an erg test

The seven stages of an erg test

The erg test. It’s a fact of life for most rowers but somehow that doesn’t make it any easier. An erg test takes up disproportionate amounts of mental space, becoming a traumatic obsession and turning otherwise level-headed adults into irrational toddlers....
Girl on the River presents her Christmas song 2016

Girl on the River presents her Christmas song 2016

What can I say? I may be more Ed Balls than Louise Redknapp. But you asked for a video so here it is. The Girl on the River Christmas song… and dance. Huge thanks to the fabulous Laura Gale for her amazing choreography and good-humoured patience! Merry...

Rowing dude – the real winner of the Iowa caucus

As you’re probably aware, I like to keep things non-political at Girl on the River. But I’m going to make an exception when it comes to this week’s Iowa caucus. Amidst all the hoo-haa over the defeat of the Trumpster and the rise of Rubio, there was...