Rowing Blazers: Olympic Medallists Share Their Stories. This film tells the story of the authentic striped, piped, trimmed and badged rowing blazer, through the oarsmen and women who wear them today, with personal insights from athletes at the top of their game including Jack Carlson, Sophie Hosking, Ellie Piggott, Olivia Carnegie-Brown, Will Satch, Graham Benton and Karl Hudspith.
Produced to mark the publication of Rowing Blazers by Thames & Hudson (UK, 7 July) and Vendome (US, 2 September). For more information visit: http://www.thamesandhudson.com/Rowing_Blazers/9780500517550
A film made for Thames & Hudson by Douglas Ray and Kate Slotover. Editing by Douglas Ray and Eleanor Church.
Special thanks to Jack Carlson, Sophie Hosking, Ellie Piggott, Olivia Carnegie-Brown, Will Satch, Graham Benton, Karl Hudspith, Chris Dodd and The River & Rowing Museum, Leander Club and London Rowing Club, Abingdon Boat Club, Oriel College (Captain's room).
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