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Fashion -

As we move into this cooler season, we look forward to a new series of rowing events in the British calendar including the Head of the River Fours (HoR4s), the Women’s Eights Head of the River Race (WEHoRR) and the Head of the River Race (HORR) – the biggest race of the winter season and the one most clubs will have been training for all winter.

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Fashion, Rowing -

Dating back to 1839, Henley Royal Regatta has been held every year since its inception and is steeped in history. Quintessentially English, Henley is considered to be one of the social highlights of the year, therefore it’s important to carefully select your attire for this traditional event.

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New Arrivals, Summer Tour -

Our final pop-up shop of the summer tour is nearly upon us. We'll be enjoying the pinnacle of women's rowing at Henley Women's Regatta all over the long weekend (Friday - Sunday). To celebrate we've also got a couple of new arrivals that celebrate the iconic Temple Island folly (designed by the 18th century English architect James Wyatt).  You can now pre-order the t-shirt & sweatshirt online and arrange free collection at HWR.

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Training -

Reported benefits of warming up include; enhanced physical performance, reduced muscle soreness and injury prevention. Ellie Travis, sports injury specialist at Performance Sports Therapy, provides us with expert insight into some great warm up techniques to do before your water session.

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Summer Tour -

Come and meet the Square Blades crew this summer! We're really excited to announce that we'll be hitting the road over the next few months with our first ever UK Summer Tour. NEW DATES ADDED! Find our pop-up shop to the following events:   Date Event Location 6 - 7th May Shrewsbury Regatta Pengwern Boat Club 26 - 28th May National Schools' Regatta Dorney Lake 3rd - 4th June Metropolitan Regatta Dorney Lake 16th - 18th June Henley Women's Regatta Henley  29th July Warrington Regatta Warrington Rowing Club 12th August Northwich Regatta Northwich Rowing Club

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