Rowing Returns To Blakeney.

The morning of 1st April dawned cloudy and windy as the first Blakeney crew of the season gathered on the Carnser. Emily, Diana, Tom H, Humphrey and Barry – with Amy and Rob in attendance – pushed Bluejacket down the muddy slipway into the cold water. Undaunted by the unwelcoming conditions, they propelled the craft up the Cut and out into open water. Tom set a quick pace to warm everyone up and the banter in the boat indicated that everyone was glad to be back on the wet stuff and holding an oar. Wind and rolling water made for a short but hugely enjoyable outing.

The return to the slipway is worthy of note with Diana, the bow rower, braving the water well above knee level in order to secure the boat. I think she enjoyed it …