Yorkshire Win at Bradford’s War of the Roses

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On Saturday 28th April, Bradford Amateur Rowing Club held its annual War of the Roses regatta on its beautiful stretch of the river Aire. War of the Roses is a 300m scratch veteran race (32yrs +) suitable for all rowing abilities. Crews are assembled on the day in quads and fours and later in the day crews are picked for a Lancaster and Yorkshire eight. This year HKRC sent Dave B, Dave W and Shaun to race with Bob as official HKRC cameraman. Our racers enjoyed 5-6 races each making it into the semi-finals and Shaun was lucky enough to be selected for the Yorkshire eight crew. This year saw a White Rose win making the tally Lancaster-4, Yorkshire-6. Can Lancaster close in on Yorkshire in next years race?

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