British Rowing Membership

GGBC is a fully affiliated member of British Rowing, the national governing body for the sport of rowing. It works at all levels from recreational rowing right up to running the highly successful GB team. It provides advice and guidance on such matters as safety and welfare, coaching courses, health and fitness, property, and of course racing.

To row competitively at British Rowing regattas you need to be a full competitive rowing member of British Rowing. Note – Goring & Streatley regatta is not a British Rowing event and is open to all comers.

Membership of British Rowing gives several benefits:

  • Civil liability (Third party) insurance – £5M
  • Personal accident insurance
  • 10 copies of Rowing & Regatta Magazine
  • Education and training material

GGBC members are encouraged to join BR. There are a number of membership categories

  • Racing  – Senior (£44)
  • Student (£27)
  •  Junior (£20)
  • Non-Racing – 18+ years (£22)

For more details see the BR website –