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About us

Sculling Boat Sales is owned by Ric Colborne who set up Rowgear in 2001. He is helped by various family members with many years of racing, coaching and boat repair experience.

Ric has a good working knowledge of all types of racing boats through his time spent as Head Coach at Loughborough University, Leicester University, Nottingham Rowing Club and  Hereford Cathedral School. Ric Now coaches the juniors at Wallingford RC.

Ric competed for several years as a lightweight with Nottinghamshire County Rowing Association, with whom he won two Commonwealth and two Henley Medals in the Wyfolds & Thames Cup, as well as a dozen National Championships medals, also rowing the lwt 2- at the Munich World Cup and spare for the World Championships in 1998.