Founded in 1946 when it was the grammar school and the existing boathouse was built in 1971.
Over the years we have had many successful rowers achieve international standard and some even gone to compete in the Olympics, with the club growing more and more each year we hope to continue achieving these fantastic results!
The club is now run solely by volunteer coaches and administration staff, most of whom are present and past parents of club members and more recently an ex GB rower now parent joining the team.
As a club we attend most of the locally run competitions and several national heads and regattas each year. We cater at local events, bag-pack at supermarkets and hold other fund-raising events throughout the year to keep the club running.
We provide taster rowing sessions and training for students within school time and adult rowing courses in the summer.
QPHS Rowing Club chairman Richard Cox was named winner of the Regional Volunteer of the Year award for the North West 2017 by British Rowing in recognition of his significant contribution to the sport. Read More
Get a sense for 'A day in the Life of' our rowers and watch this short video of our Senior Girls being filmed for the Rio Olympics promotional video,
'Be the Heartbeat: Less than 100 Days to Rio 2016' - Enjoy!
14th March 2019 - Sculling Head Dorney London
23rd March 2019 - North of England Chester
7th April 2019 - Northwich Spring Head
27th April 2019 - Birmingham
11th & 12th May - Shrewsbury
23rd-26th May 2019 - National Schools Dorney London
27th May 2019 - Northwich Regatta
8th June 2019 - Chester & National Championships at Nottingham
29th & 30th June 2019 - Ironbridge
14th July 2019 - Runcorn
19th - 21st Juoly - National Championships Nottingham
24th - 26th August 2019 - Ross on Wye
7th September 2019 - 100 mile Rowathon Fundraising event, Chester.
14th & 15th September 2019 - Boston Marathon TBC
Any enquiries about joining the rowing club or any additional information you would like to know, please send a message to Rowing Club Enquiries
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