Call for new Rowing Commentators!

A new initiative has been launched, in conjunction with the National Schools Regatta, to train new rowing commentators. Recruits will get the chance work alongside some of the most experienced rowing commentators in the world at this year’s NSR at Dorney Lake from 24-26 May. But first they will attend a training day to learn how to describe races in an informative, knowledgeable and entertaining way. The scheme is being coordinated by Craft-Owning Freeman Robert Treharne Jones, otherwise known as ‘The Voice of Rowing’, who has been commentating for almost forty years. Potential new recruits are invited to email Robert, either to express an interest or to find out more inf Call for new Rowing Commentators! A new initiative has been launched, in conjunction with the National Schools Regatta, to train new rowing commentators. Recruits will get the chance work alongside some of the most experienced rowing commentators in the world at this year’s NSR at Dorney Lake from 24-26 May. But first they will attend a training day to learn how to describe races in an informative, knowledgeable and entertaining way. The scheme is being coordinated by Craft-Owning Freeman Robert Treharne Jones, otherwise known as ‘The Voice of Rowing’, who has been commentating for almost forty years. Potential new recruits are invited to email Robert, either to express an interest or to find out more information.

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