Indoor Champs FAQs

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Technology
What rowing machine will I need to race? For the LIVE racing weekend, you will need a Concept2 Static Rower. If you are only competing in the LEAGUE component of BRIC, however, you will be able to submit a score from any rowing machine.
What are the equipment requirements to connect to the LIVE racing system? For full details, please see our event information page.
How do I connect to the race system on race weekend? For full details, and to test your connection, please see our event information page.
What resistance does the rowing machine need to be on while racing? Each individual may put the rowing machine on the resistance of their choice.
Technology:
What rowing machine will I need to race?
For the LIVE racing weekend, you will need a Concept2 Static Rower. If you are only competing in the LEAGUE component of BRIC, however, you will be able to submit a score from any rowing machine.
Technology:
What are the equipment requirements to connect to the LIVE racing system?
For full details, please see our event information page.
Technology:
How do I connect to the race system on race weekend?
For full details, and to test your connection, please see our event information page.
Technology:
What resistance does the rowing machine need to be on while racing?
Each individual may put the rowing machine on the resistance of their choice.
Racing
What time zone are advertised race times?All race times are given in Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
What is the process around weighing in for lightweights?Lightweight competitors will be required to submit a photo(s) of their weigh-in on scales at home with weight reading visible along with a date (this could be by including a newspaper or the home screen of a phone showing the date) on the day of competition. For more information, please refer to point 46 of our event T&Cs here.
What are the maximum weights for the lightweight categories?Men must be 75kg or less. Women must be 61.5 kg or less.
Do adaptive rowers have to go through a classification process?Yes, the classification process for BRIC will be virtual. For more details, please refer to point 49 of our event T&Cs here.
Can I weigh down the rowing machine?Yes, participants may place weights on the feet of the rowing machine to keep it still during races so long as these do not impact or restrict the flywheel in any way.
Racing:
What time zone are advertised race times?
All race times are given in Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).
Racing:
What is the process around weighing in for lightweights?
Lightweight competitors will be required to submit a photo(s) of their weigh-in on scales at home with weight reading visible along with a date (this could be by including a newspaper or the home screen of a phone showing the date) on the day of competition. For more information, please refer to point 46 of our event T&Cs here.
Racing:
What are the maximum weights for the lightweight categories?
Men must be 75kg or less. Women must be 61.5 kg or less.
Racing:
Do adaptive rowers have to go through a classification process?
Yes, the classification process for BRIC will be virtual. For more details, please refer to point 49 of our event T&Cs here.
Racing:
Can I weigh down the rowing machine?
Yes, participants may place weights on the feet of the rowing machine to keep it still during races so long as these do not impact or restrict the flywheel in any way.
Entry
What is the closing date for entries?The closing date is 9.00am GMT Monday 22 November 2021.
Can I enter multiple events?Yes, you can enter as many events as you want to take part in on the day, but British Rowing cannot guarantee your race times will not clash. The race schedule will be published shortly after close of entries, at which point please email [email protected] to highlight any clashes.
How do I make an entry on behalf of a junior or adult at risk?Only over 18s are able to make an entry on the Active Networks entry system. Follow this link to the entry system and select the events you wish to enter the competitor in. The entry system will ask you for YOUR details (name, address, date of birth). Once your profile has been created you will be asked who you are making an entry for and will be prompted to enter the competitor’s details including their date of birth.
Do British Rowing members get a discount on entry?Yes, British Rowing members are eligible for a £2 discount on their entry to BRIC following the early bird discount window This discount is applicable to all events except the team relays. For this discount to apply you must be a current British Rowing member on the date of purchasing entry.
How do I edit my entry?Competitors are able to edit their entry up to the closing date, 9.00am GMT Monday 22 November 2021. In order to do so, click the Edit button in the top right corner of the grey box in the confirmation email. If you enter on behalf of someone else you or are unable to make the change you want, please email [email protected]
When can I buy merchandise?Merchandise is available to buy on entry to the event. It will also be available to buy through the British Rowing shop. Please note that all merchandise is bought on a pre-order basis, British Rowing cannot guarantee you will receive your merchandise in advance of the event.
Entry:
What is the closing date for entries?
The closing date is 9.00am GMT Monday 22 November 2021.
Entry:
Can I enter multiple events?
Yes, you can enter as many events as you want to take part in on the day, but British Rowing cannot guarantee your race times will not clash. The race schedule will be published shortly after close of entries, at which point please email [email protected] to highlight any clashes.
Entry:
How do I make an entry on behalf of a junior or adult at risk?
Only over 18s are able to make an entry on the Active Networks entry system. Follow this link to the entry system and select the events you wish to enter the competitor in. The entry system will ask you for YOUR details (name, address, date of birth). Once your profile has been created you will be asked who you are making an entry for and will be prompted to enter the competitor’s details including their date of birth.
Entry:
Do British Rowing members get a discount on entry?
Yes, British Rowing members are eligible for a £2 discount on their entry to BRIC following the early bird discount window This discount is applicable to all events except the team relays. For this discount to apply you must be a current British Rowing member on the date of purchasing entry.
Entry:
How do I edit my entry?
Competitors are able to edit their entry up to the closing date, 9.00am GMT Monday 22 November 2021. In order to do so, click the Edit button in the top right corner of the grey box in the confirmation email. If you enter on behalf of someone else you or are unable to make the change you want, please email [email protected]
Entry:
When can I buy merchandise?
Merchandise is available to buy on entry to the event. It will also be available to buy through the British Rowing shop. Please note that all merchandise is bought on a pre-order basis, British Rowing cannot guarantee you will receive your merchandise in advance of the event.

If you can’t find an answer to your question in the list above, or want some advice about hosting the event at your club or gym, just hit us up on email at [email protected]

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