Jock Wishart and Steve Aquilina were in the fastest crew at this year’s Great River Race, run on the Thames from Greenwich to Ham. Competing in a 12-man Basque Trainera with skiffers from the Kingston area, their time of 2hr. 2min. 51sec. was 7min. 35sec. ahead of the next fastest crew and set a new record for the 21.6 mile course.