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Thanks to British Rowing for hosting a coaches' workshop at their recent Junior Coaches Conference, and to Reading Blue Coat School for hosting a great parents' workshop. We thoroughly enjoyed engaging with enthusiastic and energetic coaches and parents and have had great feedback all round. Thanks a million!

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We're super excited to ALMOST be ready to start announcing our 2020 speaker lineup, but before we do we just wanted to spend some time reflecting on the fantastic 2019 conference

HRR are proud to sponsor the new display at @River_Rowing, celebrating the inspirational story of British women's rowing from Sydney 2000 to Tokyo 2020, including the famous 'unbeaten boat', launched today ahead of tomorrow's #RowingFutures Conference.

Just heard Kimberley Motley on Desert Island Discs. She finds a banging tune in the car with the kids is the best way to get everyone match ready. Pump It by Black Eyed Peas is their go too....what’s yours? A good tune beats awkward, nervous, game day discussions! #sportingparent

I stumbled across this programme last night and it was unbelievable. If you want a story of tenacity and resilience or an insight into what it’s like being a woman in a male dominated environment...this is it. BRILLIANT. #sailing #maiden

BBC Four - Storyville, Maiden, Trailer: Maiden

The story of the first all-female crew in the Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race.

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Courtside Podcast

Andy Burns, tennis parent extraordinaire, and founder of the organisation Courtside is in the process of producing a bank of Podcasts specifically for sporting parents.  We had the pleasure of recording one with him, click on the link to the left to listen to the HPP podcast.  If your child is into any sport from abseiling to athletics, rowing to rugby, tennis to taekwondo….there’s something at Courtside for you.



RowingChat with RowPerfect

Recently, I had the great honour and pleasure of being a guest on the RowPerfect RowingChat series.  It was lovely to spend an hour chatting all things rowing and parenting with RowPerfect’s Rebecca.  If you missed the live show, you can catch up on YouTube and hear lots of advice on the highs and lows of parenting a young rower.

Organisations We Recommend

These are some of the wonderful organisations we have worked with in the past.