Henley Royal Regatta Appoints Three New Stewards for 2019


Today, Henley Royal Regatta is delighted to announce the election of three new Stewards:

  • Alison Faiers
    • A British Rowing Multi-lane Umpire. Alison has volunteered at the Regatta for many years.
  • Sarah Cook
    • Australian rower and former World Champion. Sarah has been contributing to the Commentary team at the Regatta for over five years.
  • Luke Dillon
    • Rowed at Henley Royal Regatta in six different crews from 2005 to 2011. Luke became an assistant to the Regatta’s Chairman in 2016.

Throughout recent years, each has been heavily involved in the Regatta.

Sir Steve Redgrave, Chairman of the Regatta’s Committee of Management, said: “We’re delighted to have Alison, Luke and Sarah in their new posts. They’ve all played integral roles at the Regatta in recent years. The Stewards are a tribute to the long-standing history of the Regatta; we look forward to seeing them all in their new roles at next year’s event.”