What’s your club really like?

What’s your club really like?

So with Evesham Head cancelled, I was feeling a little bereft. Happily Evesham wasn't the only rowing jaunt that we'd lined up for the weekend. Our women's squad is on the look-out for a fabulous new eight; our existing Janousek is getting on a bit and is distinctly...

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Twitter stereotypes – the fitness tweeter (updated)

Twitter stereotypes – the fitness tweeter (updated)

A rummage through the Girl on the River archives unearthed an old post about health and fitness Twitter stereotypes. I thought it might be fun to run it again and to add a couple at the end to bring it up to date. Can you recognise yourself? 1. The Caveman This...

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National Schools Regatta – another Rowing Mother

National Schools Regatta – another Rowing Mother

If you enjoyed yesterday's Rowing Mother Stereotype, thought you might enjoy another. Willing to bet you'll spot her this weekend. This is the first year that Lisa’s had to go up to Nat Schools on her own. For some reason Tony didn’t seem that keen to come. Frankly...

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Rowing stereotypes – the Rowing Mother

Rowing stereotypes – the Rowing Mother

Since it's National Schools Regatta this weekend, I thought I'd have a rummage around in the archive and dig out a guest post I wrote for another site a few years ago. It's a bit unkind - all good stereotypes are - but I bet you won't have to go too far this weekend...

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