Remember - our swimming pool will be closed on Wednesday 28 August for lane marking repainting as we continue to make improvements to the Sports Village. This also means there will be no swimming element on Wednesdays Kids Village Day Camp. The pool will be back open at the usual time of 06:30 on Thursday 29 August.
The Rowing Club welcomes all levels of ability from complete novice to the experienced, competitive rower. Water training is held at Lea Rowing Club, where everyone is also given membership. Training also includes ergometers, circuits and gym work. There is an opportunity to compete in a number of events hosted by the Lea, British Rowing and BUCS, which cater for all standards. In addition to weekend’s away racing, the club have a lively social atmosphere, which bring the members together.
The Rowing Club compete in the National University Championships managed by BUCS.
There are two weeks of trials and taster sessions which begin in the week following Freshers' Week. These sessions are for new and existing members to train without cost or commitment.
You must pre-register to attend at either the Athletic Union Sports Fair or the SU Fresher’s Fair where you will be given further information.
All members must have signed up to the Club at the end of the two week trial.
The Rowing Club are coached by an experienced and qualified coach who is both a former Olympian and Henley winner.