Daniel Spring |

The Henley that never was

In normal times, all eyes would be on Henley Royal Regatta from Wednesday 1 July to Sunday 5 July. For many, it’s the pinnacle of the racing calendar, both on and off the water. Daniel Spring assesses what might have unfolded.

As lockdown drags on, the cancellation of the summer regatta calendar really begins to hit hard, none more so than Henley Royal Regatta. So, it’s time to play a little game of ‘what if?’.

Just for a moment, let’s pretend that COVID-19 never happened and the rowing season had progressed as planned. Who would have come away with a precious red box that signifies you’re a Henley Royal Regatta winner?


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