Boat Race Podcast 2

Regatta Radio was invited to the final BNY Mellon Boat Race Press Conference before the race itself on Sunday 6th April. This podcast gives you the press conferences in full with Oxford’s Head Coach Sean Bowden, President Malcolm Howard and Cox Laurence Harvey, Cambridge’s Head Coach Steve Trapmore, President Steve Dudek and Cox Ian Middleton [...]

Boat Race Podcast

Regatta Radio’s Peter McConnell talks with Sean Bowden, Malcolm Howard, Steve Dudek and Steve Trapmore ahead of this years Boat Race, alongside exclusive interviews with Esther Momcilovic, Helena Morrissey and Maxie Scheske. Peter also gets the lowdown on river conditions from Richard Phelps, the Boat Race umpire.

Day Five (Sunday) Podcast

A fantastic Finals day saw the temeratures rising and the records falling. Today on the podcast we look back at a great days action on the Thames, hear the highlights of the day as chosen by our commentators, Steve Rider talks with both Polly Swann and Will Satch & George Nash.    

Day Four (Saturday) Podcast

Saturday saw the crowds enjoying the sunshine and a feast of summer rowing on the Thames. In the podcast we discover how much work goes into research from commentator John Hill, we hear about a special anniversary for the Upper Thames Rowing Club, we talk with commentators Rachel Quarrell from the Daily Telegraph and freelance [...]

Day Three (Friday) Podcast

A hot day at Henley brought out the crowds. On today’s podcast Steve Rider talks with Eric Murray & Hamish Bond, Martin Unsworth talks with Dame Di Ellis former Chairmain of British Rowing. Danny Cox meets Mike Sweeney, Chairmain of the Henley Royal Regatta and we hear about the swan rescue service and discover how [...]

Day Two (Thursday) Podcast

As we wrap up day two of racing, hear Peter McConnell row the entire course, commentator Martin Unsworth tells us why he’d always rather commentate than watch, James Masterman talks about the creation of the new smartphone app that lets you hear the racing commentary live wherever you are, Steve Rider talks with London 2012 [...]

Day One (Wednesday) Podcast

In today’s podcast, Chris Dodd looks at the history of the Grand Challenge Cup, Steve Rider talks to bronze medalist Alan Campbell. We look at how we get the commentary from the Thames to the radion and we get the secret tips on how a commentator gets the most important people to talk to him, [...]

Podcast 6

Coming up, we’ll hear from the winning crews and talk exclusivey with Sir Steve Redgrave. Also Freddy Foks on the magic of Henley, Commentator Michiel Jonkman explains how his pink suit opens doors in Henley and Peter O’Hanlon one of our busiest commentators talks about memorising the race data, all as we hear the highlights [...]

Podcast 5

Day four, Saturday at the Henley Royal Regatta and on this podcast  you’ll hear from the coach of Radley College as well as lengendary Harvard Coach Harry Parker,  you’ll hear highlights from Saturdays racing including a terrific Thames / Upper Thames clash. We’ll  hear about that amazing weather system, as viewed by commentator John Hill [...]

Podcast 4

Today hear about a commentators worst nightmare, John Hudson explains the intricacies of commentating on a different race every five minutes,  we’ll hear about support for the GB rower who won a silver medal in Belgrade as deals are done at Henley in support of future sporting stars. There’s the Regatta Interview as Steve Rider talks [...]

Podcast 3

Today we look back at Thursday, day two of the Henley Royal Regatta 2012, you’ll hear highlights from the day, discover what it takes to be a good commentator, find our more about the Gloriana – the first royal rowbarge to be built for more than a century, now mored up at Henley. We’ll meet [...]

Podcast 2

Looking back on the frst day of the Henley Royal Regatta 2012, we’ll meet reigning Paralympic and World Champion Tom Aggar, we’ll hear about the work of the signals team, you’ll hear highlights of the first day of racing, there’s part one of the serialisation of Chris Dodd’s book Pieces Of Eight, the full length [...]