STUDENTS from the Northwich Youth Rowing programme have been sent some words of encouragement by an icon of the sport.

Sir Steve Redgrave, who won five Olympic gold medals for Great Britain between 1984 and 2000, recorded a video message for those involved in the programme.

Have a listen here...

Northwich Youth Rowing is an initiative designed to introduce young people to the sport. They are currently looking for schools who would like to partner with them.

More details HERE