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20th March 2017

Adventure Queen and Crewroom Ambassador - Anna McNuff - seen here wearing her Crewroom Explorer Jacket, shares another nugget from her amazing journey across South America...

What is that?!’ I shout at Faye, pointing over to a huge chunk of ice off the left hand side of the ship. Slender te...
The Cancer Research UK Boat Races

March 16, 2017

First raced in 1829 and 1927 respectively, The Cancer Research UK Boat Races are amongst the oldest sporting events in the world.  April 2nd 2017 will see the running of the 163rd Boat Race and 72nd Women's Boat Race, both now taking place on the Championship Course....
Mid-season sale

March 16, 2017

Spring has arrived and our new collection will be landing instore and online very soon. So, to make way for lots of new exciting products it’s time for our annual mid-season sale.

Here are just a few favourite products you can snap up at reduced prices…...

March 16, 2017

It’s only March but our roadshow team have already put in some serious mileage to bring Crewroom to an event near you. And, as we hit the busy event season, there’ll be no rest for the mighty silver truck!

Here’s where you’ll find us over the next month:



School&rsqu...
New site

March 16, 2017

Next month we’ll be rolling out the red carpet and screening our new look website across the UK and beyond! Behind the scenes we’ve been working hard to give it a complete makeover and some award-worthy bells and whistles to make your Crewroom shopping experience easier and more enjoyabl...
Boat in it to win it!

March 16, 2017

The Boat Race crews have been selected, the rowers are race ready and the tension is mounting ahead of the tideway challenge on April 2nd. So what could be more apt than a Boat Race competition!

For your chance to win a North West Hoodie from our official merchandise range just send your answers&...

March 16, 2017

Friends, Crewroom Ambassadors and Adventure Queens – Anna McNuff and Faye Shepherd – continue their latest world adventure across South America. Here are just a few of their amazing images and memories, simply stunning. ...

February 13, 2017

Our new Fuel range is inspired by the Mont Blanc mountain marathon runner with products designed specifically for long distance running.

 Lightweight and functional fabrics have been combined with considered detailing to create a range that’s fully fit for purpose. From antibacterial m...

February 13, 2017

Friend, Crewroom Ambassador and Adventure Queen, Anna McNuff, is four months into her latest world adventure and, by the powers of modern technology, she shares her story so far... It's now been 4 months since we crash landed our ill-prepared British bodies into La Paz, Bolivia at 4,000 metres ...

February 13, 2017

If you want to stay fit, enjoy the outdoors and fancy trying something new then paddleboarding will tick all the boxes. London based coach – Jason Bergin from Urban Recovery – tells us why paddleboarding can be a great way to experience a city...

I have been teaching water sports prof...

13 February, 2017

With regatta season fast approaching it’s time to think about your kit requirements.

 We’ve been working with JL Racing for over sixteen years so we know a thing or two about rowing kit. Whether it’s a complete re-design you need for your club or a re-order on existing kit...

February 13, 2017

As we head towards Spring our roadshow team are warming up the silver truck, ready to hit the road again with a boot full of Crewroom kit.

As always we’ll have your favourite JL Rowing items along with brand new Crewroom products and a selection of bargain bin goodies. Here’s where y...

February 13, 2017

As many of you head off on half term adventures this week we thought we'd have a Crewroom competition for the best photo of your Crewroom kit in action. The lucky winner will receive our new Equilibrium Gilet worth £120!

So whether you're snowboarding down snow capped slopes, running a...

January 6, 2017

2017 is here and, once again, we’re looking forward to the future and all the exciting opportunities that lie ahead.

Before we kick of the New Year, we wanted to go back and reflect on last 12 months as we sometimes forget just how much has happened in such a short space of time...

Earli...

January 6, 2017

If a healthy lifestyle is one of your resolutions this year then you’ll need to make sure you’ve got the right kit to get you fit.

To get you motivated we’ve just started our best sale ever with more of your favourite Crewroom products added to the mix and bigger discounts. Her...

January 6, 2017

The New Year and new resolutions will see many of you kick starting 2017 with a plan to get fit. So our friend and Personal Trainer – Baz Moffat – has put together some key exercises to help you on your way…

I love to mix up the basics a bit at this time of year. Our bodie...

January 6, 2017

Christmas has gone, the goose certainly got fat and now it’s straight into Head season for all you rowers, so it’s time to drop the mince pies and stick your oar in.

Our intrepid roadshow team are warming up the silver truck and will be heading to an event near you very soon....
The Yeti

January 6, 2017

To mark the start of a new year we thought it apt to give away one of our amazing new products worth £120 – The Yeti!

No, it's not a mystical creature from Nepal, it's an ultra-soft Polartec© Shearling fleece jacket with rubberised zips and water repellent pockets. It's also...
January 6, 2016
Here at Crewroom we don’t like to do anything by halves so when it came to the Christmas party we whipped up a feast for the Crewroom team. With everything from juicy turkey to pigs in blankets and crispy roast potatoes, hearty home cooked food was the order of the day.

Pulling back the tab...
Winter has finally arrived and it’s getting a little chilly. Luckily, here at Crewroom we know all about layering so we thought this handy little guide might help keep you warm in the weeks ahead.

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On 3rd November 2016 at the Guildhall London the Presidents of the losing Clubs from the 2016 Races challenged the respective holders of the two Boat Race trophies.  

This tradition is the moment that officially starts the season leading to The 2017 Cancer Research UK Boat Races on Sunday 2n...
Last month Crewroom friend and ambassador – Anna McNuff – headed to the Andes along with Bernard (her trusty bike) and fellow adventurer, Faye Shepherd.

After landing in La Paz, a few Spanish lessons and encountering a few zebras (of sorts), Ana and Faye saddled up their bikes and too...
Crewroom friend and women's health and fitness coach – Baz Moffat – tells us how to stay motivated throughout the winter months…

For many reasons winter is always a tough one for me to stay motivated. It’s cold, dark, the rivers and lakes I love to swim in are now unappea...
John Lewis has just aired its emotionally uplifting advert with foxes, badgers, squirrels and hedgehogs bouncing around on a trampoline so it can only mean one thing – Christmas is coming!

So here at Crewroom we’ve packed up our sledge (which looks suspiciously like a VW Transporter) ...
As we’re getting into the festive spirit we thought we’d give you the chance to ‘bag a goodie’ which could be a lovely gift for yourself or a perfect prezzie for a bezzie.

The dark nights are here and the temperature has dropped so what could be more useful than a snugly i...
On Sunday, 9th October Crewroom joined in with 16,000 runners to take on the stunning 13.1 mile route through the capital’s world-famous landmarks and four of London’s eight Royal Parks in the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon. 

As proud sponsors of the Royal Parks Foundation ...
Last month the Mayor of Wandsworth, Richard Field, hosted a celebration of our local Olympic and Paralympic heroes who did their country proud in Rio. As a local company with close links to the rowing community, we were chuffed to be invited along to the Mayor’s Parlour at Wandsworth Town Hall...
Intrepid explorer and Crewroom Ambassador – Anna McNuff – has departed on her latest adventure. And this time, she’ll be taking on the challenge with her trusty and loyal friend – Bernard the bike!

On her third big adventure, Anna is tackling the Andes (as you do). It...
This weekend the Crewroom roadshow is heading to Wimbledon in search of Wombles (yes, we believe they exist) to join a bunch of enthusiastic Sunday runners in the Wimbledon Common Half Marathon.



The event, organised by Run Through Events, starts at 9.30am on Sunday, 16th October. We’ll...
After the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon and our involvement with Team Squirrel, we thought we’d squirrel away a couple of prizes on our website for two lucky foraging winners. To be in with a chance of winning you’ll need to find both prize acorns somewhere on our site. All correc...
The new rowing season is in full swing, many of you will be ordering new kit so we thought we'd feature the JL unisuit and explain why it really is the don of all unisuits.

If you're looking for something that will last and endure daily training routines and multiple washes then the JL unisuit is...
Here at Crewroom we’re incredibly chuffed to announce that we’ve won gold and silver awards in Women’s Running and Men’s Running Magazines! Earlier this summer we submitted two of our top selling products – The Lunges Crop and The Fleece Liner Jacket – into the re...
This week our friend and Ambassador – Jess Eddie – popped in to see the team and brought along her new dachshund, Rizzo, and her Rio bling for us to behold.

After winning silver in the women’s eight we couldn’t wait to congratulate her and to see her medal which, as it tu...
Denmark may be famous for a certain lager with a certain tag line but it also happens to host the very beautiful Lake Bagsvaerd which is where our events team pitched up last week at the World Rowing Masters.



George and Sean were rushed off their feet with international customers queuing to b...
To celebrate winning gold and silver with Men’s Running and Women’s Running Magazines we want to give you the chance to win the very products that bagged us the awards!

So, for your chance to pick up some new kit, just send us your answers to the following questions at enquiries@crewr...
As part of our new Brighton Rocks range we’ve just taken delivery of our latest collection.



Inspired by the vibrant colours of one of our favourite seaside locations you’ll find colours like Coral Alert, Petrol Green and Castle Rock Grey.  And with a funky print called &lsqu...

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Summer isn’t over yet so, while the sun keeps shining, we’ve introduced a handful of new products to top up your summer fitness wardrobe.

Our top seller for women this month is The Essence Vest – a beautifully soft running vest made with a lightly spun technical jersey. The flat...
As the amazing scenes in Rio draw to a close this weekend we, like you, are incredibly proud to see our home grown athletes achieving so much with personal bests, world records and a breath taking medal haul.

Over the years we’ve been fortunate enough to work with some of our top athletes a...
This month we see Crewroom friend and ambassador, Meghan Mutrie, take to the beautiful Canadian Rockies where she’s put her new bag of Crewroom kit to the ultimate test.

 

Meghan is a massive fan of the outdoors and all the adventures it beholds so, when she’s not climbing mou...
It’s one of Crewroom’s most popular events of the year, it’s only at our Putney Embankment store, and it’s your big chance to snap up some amazing bargains with discounts of up to 80 per cent.

 

So put a note in your diary for Friday and Saturday, 2nd and 3rd...
This weekend our trusty event crew are hitting the road again and heading to the land of tulips, windmills and wooden clogs. From Sunday 21st you’ll find us at the World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam so if you’re there, Jordanne and George would love to see you. But if you can’...
To mark the end of the magnificent events in Rio we are offering a bag full of our very own Rio inspired range to the lucky winner of our competition.

To win, all you need to do is collect the gold, silver and bronze medals from our website. We’ve hidden one of each throughout our website s...
Big hats, designer dresses, striped blazers and plenty of Pimms can only mean one thing – Henley Royal Regatta! Last week Crewroom joined the throngs of spectators to pitch up alongside the beautiful riverside in Oxfordshire. 

 Based in the Remenham Farm trade village, we set up s...
The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon has quickly become one of the capital's most popular and iconic sporting events – a stunning 13.1 mile (flat!) route taking in four of London’s eight Royal Parks as well as some of the capital’s world-famous landmarks.

Crewroom is the of...
This weekend sees our Crewroom shops busy with lots of exciting activities and offers.

On Saturday from 1pm you’ll find our Northcote Road manager – Tiina – at The Fybre Fitness Hub where you’ll be able to enjoy a free gym pass, join in with swimming trials and indulge in ...
Our event season is hotting up this summer and our events team are making their way around the country to a record number of events this year. Over the next few weeks you'll find us here...


The Long Course Weekend, Tenby, Wales: 8th to 10th July
Henley Masters Regatta: 8th to 10th July
Kingst...
The Backdraft Top NOW £31

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Friend and Crewroom Ambassador, Anna McNuff, is an adventure queen and has travelled to some amazing places on this planet. But, as Anna quite rightly points out, you don’t have to go far to have an adventure and she’s a big advocate of the micro adventure where, after work, you hop on a...
Here at Crewroom our moto is ‘Enjoy the elements’ and that’s exactly what our Crewroom ambassadors have been doing this month all over the world! Here’s just a few of the amazing views they’ve encountered along the way, enjoy…



Adventure queen, Anna McNuff,...
Last month we travelled to one of our favourite British seaside towns – beautiful Brighton – and made the most of the stunning sunshine to capture plenty of images in our summer photoshoot.

The sun shone all day long giving us some beautiful shots with recognisable backdrops from the...
In our last newsletter we gave you a taster but now we can reveal our new Rio range has arrived in both our Putney and Northcote Road stores. So, as excitement hots up in the run up to August when the world’s top athletes meet in Brazil, here’s our gentle nod to GB and the colourful Rio ...
Crewroom brand ambassador, Ness Knight, has just returned from Bolivia. Ness tells us all about her trip here…

There is a reason I keep myself open to spontaneity in life, and this time it brought me one of the most surreal experiences in one of the most diverse locations on the planet, Bo...
Summer is here and team Crewroom have been travelling to locations all over the UK and into Europe to bring a little bit of Crewroom to a place near you.



Metropolitan Regatta, Dorney Lake



National Schools, Nottingham



Hemes 5K, Half Marathon & Marathon, Kent

Not ones to re...
Congratulations to Jonathan and Lottie who are the winners of the Crewroom in store ergo challenge.

With a time of 1:14.9 Jonathan led the board for the men whilst Lottie pipped Megan to the post with a time of 1:22.4.

 

Both winners will be receiving our famous No...
This August we’ll see the world’s finest athletes battling it out in Rio to cross the line first and make it to the top of the podium. And, here at Crewroom, we’ll be supporting our sporting stars all the way as their four year journey of sheer hard work, sweat and tears arrives in...
This month we hear from Crewroom ambassador and elite international rower – Jess Eddie – as she prepares for what she hopes will be a summer filled with gold…

After what seemed like an endless winter of testing, trials and training I feel like I can finally see summer on the ho...
On 9th October this year, thousands of you will be running 13.1 miles through Central London, taking in the spectacular sites of the capital and the beautiful Royal Parks.

The Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon is a big race on our calendar and, as sponsors of their official charity – Te...
Event season is in full swing and our events team are travelling up and down the country (and abroad) to bring a truck full of Crewroom products to an event near you.

Last month we joined thousands of eager runners at the Brighton Marathon Expo where Crewroom was the busiest stand by far with Nor...
Friend and high-performance coach, Paul Gascoyne, has returned to Crewroom on a Saturday morning to put budding warriors through their paces with a cross training session that will get the heart pumping and those calories burning.

Paul is a competitive triathlete, seven-times Ironman, Xterra...


Last month we introduced you to the WaterRower which we’re now stocking in stores. They’ve proved to be a hit with our customers who love testing it out and, at times, get a little bit competitive with each other.

Here at Crewroom we love a bit of competition so this month the s...
Marathon season has arrived and this month many of you will soon be making your way down to our nation’s capital to take part in one of the world’s top six international marathons.

But before all eyes are set on London, we’ll be heading down to sunny Brighton to cheer on nearly ...
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Sunday 27th March saw Oxford and Cambridge battling it out on the tideway in what proved to be choppy conditions.

In the women’s race, OUWBC took the title in 21 minutes and 49 seconds by 24 lengths after CUWBC struggled to stay afloat on the turbulent Thames.



Meanwhile, in the men&r...
Fitness duo, Emily and Tiina, launched their new training session last month here at the hub and it’s proving to be a real ‘HIIT’!

With a background in Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Science, Emily, our Putney Store Manager has joined forces with Tiina, Northcote Store Manag...
Our roadshow is out and about again in a bumper month full of events. Checkout the list below to find out where you can find us:


Brighton Marathon, Brighton Centre: 15th & 16th April
Junior Inter-Regional Regatta, Nottingham: 23rd April
Strathclyde Park Regatta: 23rd & 24th April
Ham...
Whether you’re training for a marathon or just trying to stay fit, introducing some form of cross training into your weekly schedule will certainly get those endorphins buzzing.

Here at Crewroom we’re proud of our rowing heritage so when Crewroom founder and former elite rower –...
Later this month will not only see the Easter bunny delivering chocolate eggs on Sunday 27th March but also Oxford’s and Cambridge’s finest battling it out on the tideway in The Cancer Research Boat Races.

First raced in 1829 and 1927 respectively, Boat Races are amongst the oldest sp...
Last month we reported that friend and Crewroom Ambassador, Anna McNuff, was heading out of her back gate on her latest adventure which would be completely directed by her social media followers via a vote system.

Well, we’re pleased to report that her adventure has, as expected, been an ad...
The lighter mornings and longer days have suddenly sparked our endorphins with many of us looking to top up our fitness levels as we enter Spring. Whether you’re training for a specific event or you simply need motivation to leave the sofa, there are plenty of fun activities to get you moving....
Last week was VIP night at our Northcote Road and Putney High Street stores where we invited along our Newsletter subscribers for an exclusive preview of our new Spring 2016 range.

Store managers – Emily Carpenter and Tiina Mielonen – caught up with both new and regular customers whi...
Last year we became official sponsor to the most exclusive VIP running squad taking part in the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon, Team Squirrel. And this year we’re proud to report that, once again, we’ll be joining forces with Chester and his loyal followers.

“We’re d...
The event season has officially kicked off and here at Crewroom we’re ready to hit the road with our events team and shiny silver truck. Watch out for us at the following events this month:


Kingston Head, Kingston RC: 12th March
School’s HoRR, Putney Embankment: 17th March
Junior...
The days are getting longer and there is definitely a spring in our step here at Crewroom with the arrival of our new season collection.

Our SS16 range is inspired by crossing lines and pushing boundaries which are translated into bold and impactful designs. In a year which will see some of our ...
Each month our intrepid store managers, Emily and Tiina, have been testing out fitness sessions and classes in and around London to see what’s new and what works.

This week, the fitness duo will be launching their very own HIIT class here at the Crewroom Hub on Putney Embankment.

With a ...
Adventurer and Crewroom Ambassador, Anna McNuff, has only been back from her epic NZ cross country run for a few months but she’s already got itchy feet and has just headed off on her next adventure to…who knows where!

With her backpack and sleeping bag, Anna is currently heading tow...
Easter is only a month away and many of you rowers out there will be heading off on training camp both home and away. With a week full of rowing, rowing and more rowing you’ll be working up a sweat so making sure you take a good stash of clean kit will be a welcome addition to your kit bag for...
Marathon season is fast approaching and we know that motivating yourself to train during the winter months can be hard so here at Crewroom we’ve compiled a list of tunes to lift your spirits and get your energy levels pumping.

We’ve just launched our own Spotify playlist and will be a...
Jordanne and her events team are filling up the van with plenty of stock and will be hitting the road to visit an event near you. Sadly adverse weather conditions meant that the shiny Crewroom truck didn’t make it as far as Henley 4’s and 8’s last weekend but look out for us at the...
2016 has arrived and, like many of you, we¹re looking ahead to a new year and new possibilities here at Crewroom.

Similarly, we¹ve taken time to reflect on the year gone by which has seen some huge developments which have been both incredibly exciting and, if we¹re honest, incredib...
If one of your new year’s resolutions is to burn off the Christmas calories and get fit in 2016 we can help point you in the right direction.

Store Manager, Emily Carpenter, and Northcote Store Manager, Tiina Mielon, have been testing out a range of classes in an around London so, in her la...
With an unseasonably warm winter so far we’ve missed being able to build a snow man or two and really enjoy the winter elements. However, we know many of you have been travelling far and wide over the holidays putting your Crewroom Christmas gifts to good use.



So if you’ve been c...
Before Christmas we took to the road with our mobile pop-up store and brought a bag full of festive goodies to a number of rowing clubs in the South. Our roadshow proved to be a huge hit and, after requests to bring our shop to more doorsteps, we’re in the process of booking up dates with club...
Just in time for your new year’s fitness resolutions, we’ve got even more deals which could see you kitted out top to toe in some of your favourite Crewroom products.

With everything from leggings to mid-layers and fully insulating winter jackets, our sale has everything you’ll ...
Here at Crewroom we don’t like to do anything by halves so when it came to the Christmas party Kate and Maria put on their aprons and whipped up a feast for the Crewroom team. With everything from juicy turkey to pigs in blankets and crispy roast potatoes, hearty home cooked food was the order...
With only 16 more sleeps until Santa makes his way down your chimney it’s time to get those gifts bought and wrapped so that you can sit back, relax and enjoy a glass of sherry by the Christmas tree.

If you’re stuck for ideas we’ve come up with a few suggestions which will ...
At Crewroom we love the festive season and all the edible treats that come with it. So this year we’ve decided to get active so that we can enjoy a few mince pies and glasses of eggnog and still get off the sofa.

Teaming up with our lovely friends and Crewroom ambassadors we’ve compil...
In November our mobile pop-up store proved to be a huge hit at City of Oxford RC and Henley RC so this month we’re out on the road again bringing a bag full of festive goodies to a town near you.


Saturday December 12th: British Rowing Indoor Rowing Champs, Lee Valley Velo Park
Sunday Dec...
At Crewroom we’re pleased as Christmas punch to have been chosen as runner-up in the MAPIC Awards ‘Best Pop-up’ category where Crewroom was competing with a number of established high street brands.

Created in 1996, the MAPIC Awards is an international competition that rewards ...
Last month we mentioned some great classes in and around London which will get you out in the elements and your endorphins up and running.

Since then our Putney Store Manager, Emily Carpenter, and Northcote Store Manager, Tiina Mielon, have been testing out a range of classes and each month Emil...
Here at Crewroom we’d like to say massive congratulations to friend and Ambassador, Anna McNuff, who’s just been nominated as a ‘Make Your World Bigger Champion’ by the Discovery Channel.

Anna, who’ll be appearing on days 5, 11, 17 and 23 in our Active...
We’re chuffed to announce that Crewroom has been shortlisted for a prestigious international MAPIC award in the ‘Best Pop-up’ category.

In October 2014 we opened our pop-up store within the Putney Exchange Shopping Centre – our first experience of retailing on the high st...
On October 12th over 16,000 runners took part in the 13.1 mile route through Central London, taking in the spectacular sites of the capital and the beautiful Royal Parks.

And, amongst the masses, there were hundreds of squirrels running their little feet off.  Although not actual furry ...
Yes, the Christmas clock has started ticking and we know you’ll soon be scratching your heads for gift ideas so we’re here to help.

The Fleece Liner Jacket £99



Perfect for winter outings, this jacket has been designed to keep your core protected whilst you get a sweat on....
The Head of the River Fours is a processional rowing race held annually on the Tideway in London over the 6.8 km championship course from Mortlake to Putney.

This year the race takes place on Saturday November 7th and Crewroom will have prime position to cheer on over 400 crews as they approach t...
The nights are drawing in and it’s easy to get home, pop on your onesie and hibernate until well after the finals of Strictly and X-Factor. But here at Crewroom we’ve decided to focus on fitness and get our endorphins flowing through the shorter days and long months ahead.

If you&rsq...
We know how hungry you rowers get when you come off the water so last weekend Emily, our Putney High Street Store Manager, fired-up the BBQ and threw on some bangers for the masses at our very own Après row event.

Crewroom HQ was packed with rowers enjoying burgers in baps whils...
team squirrel
Some people say we’re nuts, but we’re thrilled to be officially sponsoring Team Squirrel, the VIP Royal Parks Foundation squad that’s running the charity’s Half Marathon this month. And we’d like to wish all of you taking part on Sunday the 11th the very best of luck in...
Sale
It’s one of Crewroom’s most popular events of the year, it’s only at our Putney Embankment store, and it’s your big chance to snap up some amazing bargains with discounts of up to 80 per cent. Did you say 80?

Get a note in your diary for tomorrow, Friday, October 2, when o...
It only lived for eight months, but our experimental Pop-Up Shop at the Putney Exchange Shopping Centre may soon win us an award.

Crewroom was delighted to open a pop-up store there last October (pictured below how it used to be) and it proved such a success that our friends at the Exchange ...
In Denmark, where winter temperatures can plunge to minus 13 degrees C, and snowstorms in April have been known, staying “hyggle” is very important. Roughly translated, a variation of the Danish word means warm, cosy and snug.

That’s why we’ve named our new continental gil...
tiina
Crewroom's new Northcote Road store manager Tiina Mielonen arrives in Nappy Valley with a wealth of experience of dealing with children – in her last job her customers included the families of footballer David Beckham, actress Sienna Miller and pop star Lily Allen.

Tiina, who celebrate...
Project awesome
Being experts in all things to do with local fitness, Team Crewroom believe in leading by example, which is why all our staff were out and about last month promoting our Focus on Fitness campaign.

We had fun with Crewroom Ambassador, the awesome Anna McNuff, who led a circuits session for Te...
Anna Jordanne
Leaves are falling from the trees and nights are drawing in but Crewroom's new Autumn / Winter 2015 season, launched this month, has arrived to bring colour and sparkle back into your kit bag.

Our new stock offers a potpourri of products guaranteed to motivate you in your quest for fitness and a...
It took her 148 days (that's five and half months) of running an average of 15 to 20 miles a day, but that didn't put off awesome Crewroom Ambassador Anna McNuff from running the entire length of New Zealand.

In all, amazing Anna clocked up 1,911 miles. During her epic journey, she also ran NINE...
Sport, exercise and rehabilitation science graduate Emily Carpenter (above) was on Cloud Nine when she landed her first full-time job after university – as manager of Crewroom’s new flagship store at the Putney Exchange.

Emily started her career with the retail and licensing...
truck
The Crewroom truck is hitting the road again this month to visit a string of top sporting events where you you'll be able to snap up our award-winning kit. 
We're spending four days in Belgium at the World Rowing Masters from September 10 to 13, and during the following week you'll c...
As well as being famous for their award-winning sports kit, the team at Crewroom are also fast becoming the "go-to" experts on all local fitness activities and expertise.

So as part of their research into the local fitness market, all Crewroom employees have been recruited into "Focus on Fitness"...
putney inspiration
When it comes to finding an inspirational person, is there someone you can think of who immediately springs to mind? If so, then now is the time to nominate them in the final call of a community-focused initiative launched this summer.

Putney Exchange Shopping Centre in SW15 is on the lookout for...
summer sale

Roll up! Roll up! Come and check out the amazing Crewroom Summer Sale, crammed with breath-taking bargains and dynamite discounts of up to 75 per cent on some items.


Yes, it’s that rare time of year when we clear the decks in our warehouse to make way for the new season featuring our Au...
Putney Exchange

The Centre Manager of the Putney Exchange has hailed Crewroom’s new flagship store in the town centre as “a breath of fresh air” for the local community.


And she said our colourful sportswear shop has “transformed” the entrance to the popular shopping centre.

...
royal parks

There are just 10 weeks to go and if you’re entering this year’s Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon, your training is now approaching its peak and your nutrition is key.


That’s why Crewroom, who are sponsoring Team Squirrel in the October 11 race, have offered their suppor...
magazine

Crewroom’s award-winning kit has been featured in a best-selling new “mag-book” published by Women’s Fitness magazine.


The concept, combining a magazine with a book, has proved extremely popular with readers on the high street and at WH Smiths stores where the new publ...
Dads in Nortcote

Crewroom is delighted to have set up stall in the heart of what’s known locally as Nappy Valley, where Mums and babies are much in evidence.


But to our surprise and delight, Dads and sporty men are also thronging in our new Northcote Road store, especially at weekends.


The new shop...
think pink northwest

It’s already one of our all-time best-selling products – and now the Crewroom Northwest Hoodie is back but with a difference.

We have just taken delivery of thousands more garments to replace the hoodies that have been flying off the shelves, in our shops and at outdo...
Northcote Opening
The Mayor of Wandsworth, Cllr Nicola Nardelli, has praised Crewroom as the perfect new business for the borough. Opening our new store in Clapham, south London, the Mayor declared: “This is exactly the sort of thing we are looking for.”

And to show her support for flourishing local fi...
Get Fit



Some people say ‘Never mix business with pleasure’ – but they were proved wrong when a pioneering new project doing exactly that was launched with great success last month.


Called 'Get Fit For Business’ (GFFB), it mixes business with sport, and it’s already...
Royal Parks

Thousands of runners are now limbering up for one of the key race events in the sporting calendar, the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon on Sunday, October 11 – and Crewroom has been playing its part in supporting all those taking part.


Last month, Baz Moffat, Crewroom's resident per...
Kate Giles

It’s a documentary series that has been billed as a unique new digital portrait of our capital city. And now the series, named ‘1,000 Londoners’, has signed up Crewroom’s Founder Kate Giles to play a starring role.


The film strand, which was launched at the prestigious...

Her love of The Beautiful Game began in her garden at home when she was just seven years old, and she went on to win a soccer scholarship to a top American university. Now Jordanne Hoesli-Atkins (pictured above) has landed her biggest signing yet – joining Team Crewroom.


The footba...
After we gave you a sneak preview at the Virgin Money London Marathon expo back in April, our stylish new summer kit range ‘Americana’ has proved one of our most successful launches ever.

Inspired by retro styling from the late Seventies and early Eighties, Americana means bold colour...
Northcote Road
Those of us who enjoy the elements love June as the month when gardens bloom and trees blossom – and now Crewroom is following suit by branching out all over the High Street.

Yes, your favourite sportswear store is celebrating summer by opening two brand new shops to make sure that as you t...
Anna McNuff
‘UK Adventurer Runs Length of New Zealand’ screamed the headline in The Waikato Times, New Zealand’s famous North Island newspaper.

Then hundreds of excited school children laid on a huge, warm welcome for the new star in town.

When adventurer-athlete Anna McNuff, currently o...
Henley Royal Regatta
As crews from around the world descend on Henley in Oxfordshire next month hoping to win cups and set rowing records, Crewroom will also be setting a record of its own.

During the five-day span of this year’s Henley Royal Regatta (Wednesday July 1st to Sunday July 5th inclusive), we will st...
ITV Paddlebooard London
The booming craze of stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) made a big splash in Putney last month when Crewroom helped launch the capital’s first inner-London SUP club.

The new club, named SUP London, was opened at Crewroom’s Hub HQ on the Embankment and marked a new collaboration between Cre...
Larraine Wyn Jones
If you’re planning on fitting in a “long run” this weekend, you might impress your friends – but you won’t cut any ice with Crewroom Ambassador Laraine Wyn-Jones, who’s just off on a 700-mile jog.

Blogger Laraine and her friend Sarah Morton have just set off on...
Chester The Squirrel
It's become one of the capital's most popular and iconic sporting events and now Crewroom is playing a special new role in this year's Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon – we’re official sponsor to the most exclusive VIP running squad taking part in the race, Team Squirrel.

The 13.1...
MP Justine Greening
Newly-elected MP for Putney, Roehampton and Southfields Justine Greening mingled with Crewroom guests at a VIP party when we toasted Oxford as winners of both the women's and the men's Boat Races last month.

Justine, (pictured above, left, with Crewroom Founder Kate Giles), was been working ...
Lucy McCormick
Most people who move to the West Country enjoy the relaxing atmosphere and tranquil way of life – but when paddleboarding Crewroom Ambassador Lucy McCormick arrived in Cornwall she had an unexpected fright in store.

Lucy, 33, who moved to St Ives from her previous home in Brighton, founded ...
Putney Exchange
Tomorrow (Saturday 9th) marks a very important birthday for the special team at Putney Exchange Shopping Centre, when the centre celebrates its 25th anniversary.

The centre has planned some exciting celebrations to mark this key milestone, including a feature wall display about the history o...
Dame Kelly
Double Gold Olympic former champion Dame Kelly Holmes caused a stir when she paid a surprise visit to see Crewroom last month.

Dame Kelly was visiting us at our retail stall at the Virgin Money London Marathon trade expo at London Excel.

Crewroom Director Maria O'Brien attended the four-...
Ana Kaefer
When new Crewroom designer Ana Kaefer seeks the inspiration to dream up next season’s winning sports kit, she needs to look no further than her own sports-crazy family.

Ana, 24, who was born in Brazil, is a keen runner and, as a teenager, spent four years as a competitive pentathlete, pract...
Americana
It’s retro, it’s bold and it’s coming your way later this month – stand by for the official launch of Crewroom’s hot new summer range, ‘Americana’.

Inspired by retro styling from the late Seventies and early Eighties, ‘Americana’ means bold co...
Deputy Mayor
The Deputy Mayor of Wandsworth has praised Crewroom for its support of the Boat Race and businesses in the borough.

Deputy Mayor Councillor Richard Field was speaking at the launch of an historic exhibition in Putney to throw a spotlight on the kit worn by rowers over the ages.

Crewroom and th...
Katherine Grainger
Easter came early at Crewroom HQ this year when hot cross buns were served to a crew of top international rowers including gold medalist Katherine Grainger (pictured top left).

Katherine, and a group of other fellow elite rowers, were training for the Women's Head on the Thames outside the Crewro...
Brighton Marathon
While you are out enjoying the elements this spring, the team at Crewroom are also out and about - so catch us if you can and snap up some bargains.

On Friday, April 10, you can find us revving up for this year's Brighton Marathon, which takes place on Sunday 12th.Through Friday and Saturday, Cre...
Stacey SUP
It comes as no surprise that newly-appointed Crewroom Ambassador Stacey Smithson is hooked on Stand-Up Paddleboarding - she learned the skills of her sport on the magical waters of the sun-kissed Caribbean.

"I learned SUP in Belize, paddling in the clear blue, still, flat Caribbean Sea surro...
Changing Kit
It’s windy, maybe chilly too. You need to get changed out of your wet gear before you catch a chill and you’re not quite sure how to get the job done. Luckily Crewroom's new compact Changing Kit will come to your rescue.

If you tend to get worried about falling over and baring your mo...
Jess Eddie
International rower Jess Eddie (pictured right) has scooped a double windfall to fuel her ambitions to win a medal in Rio.

Jess, who recently agreed to become a Crewroom Ambassador, will be fully kitted out with our clothing and training kit as she prepares for next year.

And in addition, the ...
Team Squirrel
Crewroom is proud to announce that we are set to make our debut as official sponsors of the hottest running team in the UK. We’ve gone nuts for the Royal Parks Foundation’s in-house Half Marathon running squad, Team Squirrel.

The Parks’ award-winning half marathon event is the m...
Carlos
As a mischievous teenager Carlos Rybeck threw some eggs at a car and, as a punishment, his Dad forced him to join the local running team. Now a dedicated long-distance runner, Carlos is store manager at Intersport City, where Crewroom has become their best-selling free-stand brand in the store&rsquo...
Lucy at warrior training
Crewroom was making waves down by the water’s edge this month thanks to two influential journalists and bloggers.

Lucy Wyndham-Read, (pictured above, right) the well-known fitness and nutrition expert, was our guest at Crewroom when she joined our Kate at Warrior fitness training.

The Sa...
Lady rowers of yesterday
To mark next month’s historic Boat Races, in which lady rowers will compete alongside the men for the first time in the events’ history, Crewroom is planning a special exhibition in their honour.

We are collaborating with our friends and partners at the Putney Exchange shopping centre...
Sample sale
Great news for bargain-hunters: Crewroom is set to hold a series of “sample sales” offering top-quality sportswear garments at knock-down prices.

Ahead of the BNY Mellon Boat Race and The Newton Women’s Boat Race on April 11, Crewroom has been named as the Official Performance W...
Training Camp
If you or any of your loved-ones are about to head off to Easter training camp, then Crewroom has some first-class advice on how to prepare.

Now is the time to take stock and make sure you have everything you need. There’s nothing worse than arriving at your rowing training session to find ...
Kate Giles Wandsworth Enterprise
The Mayor of Wandsworth has singled out Crewroom as “a superb example” for other entrepreneurs and budding businesses in the borough to follow.

And he heaped praise on the company’s Founder, Kate Giles, for showing how bright ideas can generate jobs, orders and exports to boost ...
HORR
We will be extending a welcoming warm hand of hospitality to crews from around the world as the rowing season’s winter races get underway next month.

Our Hub headquarters is a stone’s throw from Putney Pier, where all the races end, events such as the Women’s Head of the River (...
The BNY Mellon Boat Race
As the Official Performance Wear Partner of The BNY Mellon Boat Race and The Newton Women's Boat Race, we’ll be launching a new retail range of branded technical clothing to support both the races. 

We’re proud to already supply both the men’s and women’s crews with r...
Anna McNuff
Crewroom-kit-clad Anna McNuff, our roving Ambassador and intrepid athlete-adventurer has clocked up an epic first leg to her amazing run across New Zealand.

Anna’s braved 35 degree heatwaves, trekking through swamps and dense bush forests, and is now navigating around huge glacial lakes as ...
Jacqui Beer
Befriending customers at Crewroom’s Pop-Up store in the Putney Exchange shopping centre will be a piece of cake for our latest recruit, retail assistant Jacqui Beer – she used to work in her sister’s cake shop and also ran an ice-cream van.

“I spent a few Christmases helpi...
Shackleton Jacket
The wintry chill descending on Britain at the moment isn’t quite as severe as the sub-zero temperatures that challenged famous polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton when he led three British expeditions to the Antarctic.

But that doesn’t mean we can’t mark his historic achie...
New Year New You
We love getting out there and enjoying the Elements, and our favourite physio, Paul White is starting our exercise schedule with a fascinating and FREE talk about running biomechanics.

Held at the Crewroom Pop-up in the Putney Exchange shopping centre, on Friday January 16 at 6.30pm for a 6.45pm ...
Anna Mcnuff
She’s our newest Ambassador and globe-trotter Anna McNuff doesn’t hang about when it comes to flying the flag for Crewroom. Days after she stepped into the role helping spread the word about Britain’s favourite sportskit brand, Anna was off – to New Zealand.

No, not for a ...
The BNY Mellon Boat Races
Saturday April 11th this year will mark an historic sporting occasion when both the BNY Mellon (men’s) Boat Race and The Newton Women’s Boat Race will, for the first time ever, take place on the same day and on the same stretch of water.

First raced in 1829 and 1927 respectively, the ...
Pop-up
We’d like to say a big thank you to the people of Putney for all their support and interest in Crewroom’s brand new Pop-up store.

Based in the Putney Exchange shopping centre, our Pop-up will now be staying open at least through the summer.

It means that, whatever your chosen sport...
No Fuss
If you’ve over-indulged this Christmas, you’ll maybe want to get out there for a run. And Crewroom’s new leggings are the perfect addition to your kit bag, for a number of reasons.

Apart from the fact that our No Fuss Legging (Women's) RRP £45 are a super-snug fit and feel...
Christmas at Crewroom
Our Kate hosted a fabulous Christmas party, which came with roast turkey and all the trimmings.

Her guests, all the members of our award-winning Crewroom team, got not one, but TEN presents from Santa’s Lucky Dip.

There was singing, dancing and much merry-making – and here’...
Christmas hot-sellers
High Street news alert: Forget Black Friday and Cyber Monday, every day is filled with Christmas bargains at your favourite sportswear store Crewroom throughout December.

Yes, festive season shoppers, we're now able to offer you our award-winning sports kit in three different ways - online ...
Jess Eddie
When top international rower Jess Eddie won her first race, her prize was a chocolate bar. Now she’s clinched a bigger reward for her sporting efforts – being appointed a Crewroom Ambassador.

Jess started rowing as an eight-year-old schoolgirl on the River Wear in her native Coun...
Charles Cousins
Standing six foot, six inches tall, top international rower Charles Cousins is not one to shrink from a challenge – and when we asked him to step up as a new Crewroom Ambassador, Charles leapt at the chance.

“Crewroom has some awesome kit that looks after the athlete in bad weather. I...
Trial 8s
Crewroom was responsible for a "lucky dip" when the Trial Eights got underway in London this month – and nobody got wet by falling in the River Thames.

The Trial Eights traditionally mark the moment when Cambridge and Oxford launch their campaigns for next year’s BNY Mellon Boat Races...
Paddle Santa
As Founder and Director of Britain’s top stand-up paddleboarding company, Active 360, Paul Hyman has met a raft of challenges as he’s paddled around the world. But taking to the water wearing a long, fake, white Santa beard tested him to the limit.

This month Paul conquered one of his...
Paul Gascoyne
High-performance coach Paul Gascoyne (pictured left) has been enjoying vigorous sports for nearly 40 years and has so far escaped any serious sporting injuries. Now he’s hosting Crewroom’s popular Saturday-morning “Warrior Training” sessions.

“Touch wood!” says...
Pop-Up


Christmas is coming early at Crewroom's new Pop-Up store in the Putney Exchange this year with a special 10 per cent pre-Christmas discount for shoppers. Our latest winter ranges are now in, our new 'Heroes of Putney' photographic exhibition is up, a host of brilliant new exercise classes are ...
If living in London seems dull and dreary, athlete-explorer and Crewroom Ambassador Anna McNuff will change your mind with her inspirational talk this Friday about how her exciting micro-adventures around the capital can spice up your life....
Physiotherapist Paul White has great news for runners as he launches a series of new Running Clinic workshops at the Pop-Up this month, aimed at building your strength and avoiding injuries.

Last month, more than 30 people packed out our store in Putney Exchange when Paul presented a talk offeri...
Jordanna
How does a great idea on the designer's drawing board become an item of award-winning sportskit? What drives a product from research and customer feedback through to becoming your favourite garment? Jordanna Andrews, Design Lead at Crewroom, throws a spotlight on this creative voyage in a special 'D...





Sunday October 12th marks a major milestone for Team Crewroom, reaching back months, even years, into our past.

Our seven-year milestone harks back to 2008 when we were delighted to provide the official shirt for the Royal Parks Foundation’s inaugural Half Marathon. Since ...



Look hard enough and you’ll see that the best things in life often pop up all over the place - and Crewroom is no exception.



That’s why we’ve just opened our first-ever pop-up shop and fitness hub, situated in the Putney Exchange.

All our collections are availab...
The rowing season officially gets underway later this month so now is the time to place your last-minute orders for team kit.



The senior British Rowing Championships, at Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham take place on October 17th, 18th and 19th and we hope to see you there.



If you need any...



The weather Gods smiled on us last month, causing thousands of spectators, runners and cyclists to flood into Richmond Park for the annual London Duathlon.

 

Everyone at the run-bike-run race had a glorious day celebrating and taking part in the event, which we were a proud spon...
Standup for the Cure came to Paddington Basin, in London on September 12th, an important event in many people’s calendar.

Everyone had a great time on their board and the day proved to be an active way for SUPers to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer.



Crewroom was very...
Running in London
Tuesday 15th April 2014


Now that the clocks have changed, and the sun has started streaming through the windows in the morning, the team at Crewroom can't wait to get into their running kit and hit the trails.

Living in London - some people think it's not possible to find a good trail running route, and so either ...
Yoga
Friday 28th February 2014
After a few classes last year, we've brought Yoga back to Crewroom by popular demand. Starting Saturdays a 9:30am, and followed by our increasingly infamous (in Putney anyway!) brunch!

If you're thinking about joining our Yoga class and you're new to Yoga, here are to top tips to bring along to y...
Cewroom truck
Saturday 15th February 2014
Many of you will remember seeing our faithful Mazda Bongo out and about during the event season. It was pretty hard to miss with all the colourful Crewroom bubbles covering the van. Well, it served us proud but it was time to trade it in for something a bit more sturdy and reliab...
Wednesday 5th February
You might have noticed by now, since the opening of our hub on the embankment in Putney, slowly but surely we've had more and more to offer by way of daytime and evening classes, groups and events.
All the friends of Crewroom will know that we're all about building the community of people around us...
Friday 13th December 2013 
If you're a subscriber to Runner's World, and looking to get your hands on some new Crewroom gear for free, don't forget to enter the competition we're currently running with them - the closing date is December 30th!

By entering the competition you could win a colourful kit from our Refresher ra...
Sea Dog Beanie
Saturday 7th December 2013
December has once again taken us by surprise, and come knocking on our door sooner than we realised, with it bringing frantic Christmas shopping, tree buying and don’t forget the mulled wine!

We’re getting ahead of the game and planning our much anticipated January health kick, and re...
Four Head
Saturday 30th November 2013
Excitement was building around the hub for sometime, our first year on the embankment for the UK’s biggest autumn rowing event; Fours Head of the River Race, and we were not disappointed.

The weather, threatening at times, but managed to hold out; we put up the marquee, stocked to the brim ...
Core at Crewroom
Tuesday 26th November 2013
Here at the Crewroom hub you will have noticed we’ve started to take advantage of our new space in more ways than one!

Our classes have expanded from just Run Club on Saturday’s to Core Classes on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7-8pm.

Run by our lovely friend Paul Gascoyne...