Henley Women's Regatta

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The Temple, the iconic starting point of both Henley Women's and Henley Royal Regatta's.

Henley Women's Regatta (HWR) (sometimes referred to as Women's Henley) is a rowing regatta held at Henley-on-Thames, England. It was first held in 1988, as a response to the absence of women's events at Henley Royal Regatta at that time.

HWR is held on the same stretch of the Thames as Henley Royal but the course is shorter 1,500 m (Henley is 2,112 m) and stops at Remenham Club. It takes place over Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 2 weeks before Henley Royal.

Since 2004 the regatta has offered Intermediate, Senior and Elite categories instead of College, Club and Open.


  • Elite
    • The Sports Council Cup (Eights)
    • The Avril Vellacott Cup (Coxless Fours)
    • The Borne Cup (Quad Sculls)
    • The Redgrave Trophy (Coxless Pairs)
    • The W. Peer Cup (Double Sculls)
    • The George Innes Cup (Single Sculls)
    • The Rankine Trophy (Lwt Quad Sculls)
    • The Vesta Cup (Lwt Coxless Fours) not offered in 2013
    • The Haslam Trophy (Lwt Double Sculls)
    • The Parkside Trophy (Lwt Coxless Pairs) reintroduced in 2013
    • The Godfrey Rowsports Trophy (Lwt Single Sculls)
  • Senior
    • The G P Jeffries Cup (Eights)
    • The Frank Harry Cup (Coxed Fours)
    • The Chairman's Trophy (Quad Sculls)
    • The Rosie Mayglothling Trophy (Double Sculls)
    • The Copas Cup (Lwt Double Sculls)
    • The Bernard Churcher Trophy (Single Sculls)
    • The Fiona Dennis Trophy (Lwt Single Sculls)
  • Intermediate
    • The Pricewaterhouse Coopers Cup (Academic Eights)
    • The Cathy Cruickshank Trophy (Academic Coxed Fours)
    • The Invesco Perpetual Trophy (Club Eights)
    • The Lester Trophy (Club Coxed Fours)
  • Junior
    • The Peabody Cup (Eights)
    • The Groton School Challenge Cup (Coxed Fours)
    • The Bea Langridge Trophy (Quad Sculls)
    • The Rayner Cup (Double Sculls)
    • The Di Ellis Trophy (Single Sculls)
    • The Nina Padwick Trophy (J16 Quad Sculls)
    • The West End Amateur Rowing Association Trophy (J16 Coxed Fours)
  • Adaptive
    • The Parkside Trophy (TA/AS Single Sculls)

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