GB Row 2013 †

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 27TH JUNE 2013

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Start 1 Jun | Finish 27 Jun approx 5pm
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GB Row 2013If they finish as they are expected to, The Islanders will win the GB Row 2013 in record time, crossing the finish line under Tower Bridge at around 5pm on Thursday 27th June. They will then come ashore at HMS President RNR next to St Katharine's Dock. More people have walked on the moon than have successfully rowed around the Great British coastline - and the GB Row 2013, the world's richest rowing race, looks to overturn that striking anomaly. As many as 15 boats are expected to take part in the gruelling 2,000-mile race, which is organised by the Anglo American Boat Club and starts at Tower Bridge. Chasing a bounty of £100,000, crews of two, four or eight oarsmen and women will brave treacherous tides and some of the most dangerous shipping lanes on the planet as they row non-stop and unassisted from London, around Land's End, up to John O'Groats and back to the capital. The current world record is 26 days, 14 hours and 12 minutes set in 2005 by a four-man crew from the Grenadier Guards.

About Tower Bridge

With its views of the Tower Of London and The Shard, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its spectacular glass walkways, elevated 140ft above the Thames. The East Walkway boasts fantastic views of the Docklands and the elegant Canary Wharf, while from the West Walkway you can compare the mixed architectural styles of City Hall, the Tower Of London, St Paul's Cathedral, the City, Big Ben and the London Eye. More about Tower Bridge

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GB Row 2013† Ladies record holders, 2010 †

GB Row 2013 - Ladies record holders, 2010

GB Row 2013 Ladies record holders, 2010†


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London Bridge Tube Station
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Bermondsey Tube Station
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Surrey Quays Overground Station
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Canada Water Overground Station
23 minutes walk
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Q-Park Butlers Wharf
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Snowsfields NCP
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Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £110† 41% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 4 minutes from GB Row 2013
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
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Guoman Tower, E1Q | 5 minutes from GB Row 2013
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40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 7 minutes from GB Row 2013
Perfect for feeling home away from home, the Cheval Three Quays offers multi-award winning accommodation in the heart of the City of London, boasting views across ... More
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GB Row 2013, 203 Tooley Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from GB Row 2013
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GB Row 2013, More London Place, SE1 | 3 minutes from GB Row 2013
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One Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from GB Row 2013
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The Architecture Foundation
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Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from GB Row 2013
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147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Tower Bridge Road, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as GB Row 2013
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Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as GB Row 2013
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110 The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from GB Row 2013
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36D Shad Thames, SE1 | 3 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Maltby Street Market
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Maltby Street, Bermondsey, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from GB Row 2013
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KaseSwiss
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104 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from GB Row 2013
On Saturday mornings, from 9am to 2pm, Arch 104 on Druid Street is home to KaseSwiss, who sell a great selection of Swiss cheeses, and who ... More
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2 Still Walk, SE1 | 1 minute from GB Row 2013
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Story
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201 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from GB Row 2013
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The Coal Shed
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Unit 3.1 One Tower Bridge, 4 Crown Square, SE1 | 1 minute from GB Row 2013
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 24 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 28 minutes from GB Row 2013
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 31 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from GB Row 2013
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
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Snowsfields Wellness
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41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 7 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from GB Row 2013
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The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from GB Row 2013
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The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from GB Row 2013
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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
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77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Nine Lives
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8 Holyrood Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from GB Row 2013
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40 Maltby Street
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40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Hide Bar
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39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from GB Row 2013
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City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Tower of London
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Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 7 minutes from GB Row 2013
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Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 9 minutes from GB Row 2013
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More

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