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We have a range of membership types, designed to support whatever you do in rowing


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RACE Membership


For rowers and coxes who race in affiliated competition. As a RACE member, in addition to the standard membership benefits, your membership card will double up as your race licence allowing you to enter British Rowing affiliated competitions across the country. You’ll get British Rowing’s specialist rowing insurance, and you’ll also be able to view your Personal Ranking Index and racing history online, helping you keep tabs on your performance.

Adult RACE membership £60.00/year Join Now
Junior RACE membership £30.00/year Join Now
Student RACE membership £39.00/year Join Now
Adaptive RACE membership £30.00/year Join Now

If you live outside England or Wales and plan to enter British Rowing competitions, you’ll need a race licence but you won’t be eligible for other benefits of membership. You will also need your own insurance when competing in British Rowing affiliated competitions.

Scottish & Overseas Race Licence £10.00/year Join Now

ROW Membership


Our ROW membership is for those who want to be part of a passionate and active community and who row for the love of the sport. Our ROW members are coastal and gig racers, recreational and indoor rowers, who share the same passion for rowing.

You won’t be able to enter our affiliated competitions but will be able to enter a small number of recreational events, known as primary events. You’ll also get British Rowing’s specialist rowing insurance.

ROW membership £32.50/year Join Now

COACH Membership


Our COACH membership is specifically designed for qualified rowing coaches. Our COACH members are experienced in their field, passionate about supporting their rowers and clubs, and dedicated to providing the best quality of coaching.

You’ll benefit from being covered by our specialist personal accident and third-party liability insurance, and an extra level of cover in the form of professional indemnity insurance, providing cover for incidents arising from advice that COACH members provide as a coach or educator.

COACH membership £32.50/year Join Now

SUPPORT Membership


If you’re actively involved in rowing, whether as an umpire, volunteer coach, event organiser or club committee member, British Rowing SUPPORT membership will help you up to date with the latest from around the rowing community. You’ll also get British Rowing’s specialist rowing insurance.

SUPPORT Volunteer membership £32.50/year Join Now
SUPPORT Umpire membership £32.50/year Join Now

INDOOR subscription


Inside Indoor is a website that has been tailor-made for indoor rowers. With brand-new training plans, workout videos and more, it’s a one-stop-shop for all of your indoor rowing training needs. Inside Indoor is packed full of advice on technique, nutrition and training – all written by GB Rowing Team coaches and master trainers to help you make the most out of your workouts.

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Subcriber £1/month for 6 months then £2.99/month (or £20/year) Join Now

Renew your existing British Rowing Membership

You can renew if your membership has already expired or up to two months in advance of the expiry date (you will pay now but your new membership subscription will start the day after the previous one ends).

British Rowing Membership benefits

Summary of British Rowing membership benefits

British Rowing memberships have been designed so that, no matter what your involvement in rowing, you’re part of our community and can enjoy high quality guidance, support and engagement. Depending on your membership type** you will get a variety of benefits including:

  • Rowing-specific public liability insurance and personal accident cover
  • Additional Professional Indemnity cover for Coaches
  • Great discounts at big brand stores including Cotswold Outdoor and RunnersNeed
  • Opportunities to compete in hundreds of races all year round with Race membership
  • Exclusive membership newsletters – keeping you inspired, safe and engaged
  • Free entry in member-only prize draws to win merch and goodies
  • Access to World-leading coaching courses, plus webinars, workshops and more.

Watch this space for more membership developments coming to the community in 2023!

**Membership benefits depend on your selected membership type, please read the product-specific detail above to confirm it meets your needs.

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