UK Coaching Week 2020

September 16, 2020
British Rowing is supporting UK Coaching Week’s campaign ‘Support Your Coach’ – an opportunity to recognise and support the work our coaches do in support of rowers, clubs and the entire sport. The Chair of National Coaching Committee, Vicky Parry, has written a piece for British Rowing Plus on creating a positive coaching culture which

Sport & Recreation event, Birmingham

September 4, 2020
The Sport and Recreation Alliance is running a virtual learning event hosted by Sport Birmingham which is open to all clubs and organisations. “Sport Birmingham would like to invite sports organisations, local sports clubs and community groups to join us for Part 3 of our Virtual Learning & Networking event series: ‘Planning for the future: building

Time to Listen

September 2, 2020
Time to Listen  is a course for Club Welfare Officers to help them understand their role and be more effective. A virtual classroom version is now available through Living Sport, the Active Partnership for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. The course is interactive and is an opportunity to share experiences with Club Welfare Officers from other sports. The

BR August Report

August 29, 2020
The British Rowing report to the Region has been published and is available to download here. Topics covered include: • British Rowing Club Emergency Fund• BRIC 2020• British Rowing Plus• British Rowing club affiliation• Back to rowing / competition• Challenge Hub• Sport England / Government support for clubs• Keeping your club going• Tell us #YourStories•

Mizuno British Rowing Indoor Champs – save the date

August 17, 2020
British Rowing is currently reviewing the format of this year’s Mizuno British Rowing Indoor Championships, subject to the evolving situation regarding COVID-19 and regular updates to government guidance. “At this stage, we’re keeping all options on the table including postponement and possible changes to location and competition format, but we encourage all potential competitors to

Broxbourne RC – Coach to the Mens squad

August 11, 2020
Broxbourne Rowing Club is looking to recruit a motivated individual for the role of Men’s Coach, with the overall aim of improving rowing throughout the wider Men’s Squads (Senior/Inter Men, Masters Men). The successful applicant will be responsible for leading the coaching of the Men’s Squad. This role is will be contracted on a self-employed

British Rowing – Womens Development Programme – Lead Coach East

August 5, 2020
British Rowing is looking for a Lead Coach to the Womens Development Programme in the Eastern Regionand in East Midlands The Women’s Development Programme focuses on women and girls in the J15 to U23 age groups in clubs, schools and universities supporting them in their development to fulfil their potential. This position is a great

UK Coaching Awards

August 5, 2020
Nominations are now open for the UK Coaching Awards 2020 . The UK Coaching Awards is a unique opportunity for the sport and physical activity industry to honour and reward the work of #GreatCoaching across all levels in the UK. These are a SEPARATE set of awards from the British Rowing Awards and are there to

Milton Keynes win Gold at Virtual Champs

July 24, 2020
After successive Silver medals at previous BR Championships, Chris Hearn has finally achieved Gold at the British Rowing Virtual Championships. Chris won the Open 30-39lightweight 500m event on a horribly quick 1.27.1 and also took bronze in the 2,000m event in 6.40.1 Full details from the Milton Keynes FM site here with much more from

Junior Rowing Zoom

July 9, 2020
Helen Knowles, Regional Rep to the National Junior Committee will be hosting a zoom session for coaches and co-ordinators of junior programmes. The session is planned for Saturday 18th July at 13.30. The aim of the meeting will be: To connect junior coaches and coordinators across the region Identify what is working in terms of