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.
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.