ROW Membership

Helping you to get the most out of the sport, as part of a passionate and active community who support each other and the wider community, to enjoy our wonderful sport.

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.

Become a ROW member or renew today. Either way select ‘Join Now’.

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As a ROW member, you’ll be part of a community of rowers who love the sport as much as you do. You’ll have access to resources to help you get more out of your time on the water, explore more, and enjoy the best rowing has to offer.

You’ll receive the latest news from the rowing community, celebrate success within the rowing family, as well as updates on the GB Rowing Team.

A ROW membership will allow you to compete at a small number of British Rowing recreational events, known as primary events. This membership will help you with your rowing, whether it’s sliding seat, indoor, gig, coastal or any other type of rowing. You’ll  receive expert tips, advice and training guidance to help you get the most out of the sport.

Find out more about the ROW benefits below.

Member benefits

  • Expert tips and guidance to improve your rowing, fitness and health

    Get the latest information direct to your inbox about the latest rowing trends to find out how you can improve your rowing and fitness, plus guidance on improving your health and nutrition.

  • A waterproof laser-etched membership card / Race Licence

    Receive a new plastic card, which will have your passport style photo*, your primary club and membership expiry date printed, every time you renew. This card should be taken to all primary or stable boat races as your Race Licence for these events.

    If you have any coaching qualifications, an umpire licence, current first aid training or your current safeguarding and protecting children workshop credentials then these will also be printed. Your card can also be used as a form of identification as a proof of your coaching qualification, or as a licenced British Rowing umpire.

    *Note that having a photo on your membership profile is mandatory as part of signing up to British Rowing ROW membership. This can be done when you log in or when you renew your membership.

  • Specialist rowing liability and personal accident insurance.

    All members are covered by personal accident insurance which provides benefits to you if you’re injured whilst taking part in rowing and rowing related activities. Plus third party liability insurance, which protects you if you’re held responsible for causing an injury to someone else or their property.

    Your insurance is arranged by Howden – the UK’s largest independent insurance brokers. To find out more about your detailed member cover, go to the insurance micro-site.

  • Entry to British Rowing primary events

    There are a number of events that you can enter as a ROW member which are for those rowing in stable boats. This gives you the opportunity to race in recreational racing events and touring trips.

  • Money-can’t-buy rowing experiences and opportunities with the GB Rowing Team

    Have the chance to be entered into competitions for exclusive opportunities with the GB Rowing Team; rowers, coaches and support staff

  • Six editions of Rowing & Regatta (R&R) per year

    Featuring some of the UK’s highest profile rowing contributors, R&R provides the inside look at the sport. With expert coaching and training advice in every issue plus all the latest news, as well as kit and gear reviews.

    You can manage your subscription by logging in to your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • RowHow: Online learning platform

    If you have ever attended any British Rowing course or workshop then you can access RowHow, British Rowing’s online learning platform. This provides you with access to our latest and ever-increasing catalogue of world leading education and training materials.

    To access all of the great resources, you can either sign up to one of our British Rowing courses or workshops, or if you have been on a course before then you can log on to RowHow.

  • Access to purchase GB Rowing Team official replica kit

    The official replica kit, produced by Mizuno, British Rowing’s Official Sportswear Partner, has been developed using 111 years of Mizuno’s design and performance expertise. It is the same kit worn by the GB Rowing Team during training and while representing Great Britain on the international stage, helping fans to feel like part of the team.

    Receive a discount on some of the clothing ranges as a British Rowing members through the British Rowing shop.

  • Up to 20% off a customised WaterRower

    Save 20% on the Official Licensed British Rowing WaterRower, which is handcrafted from sustainably sourced Appalachian White Oak and inscribed with the British Rowing logo.

    Save 10% on other WaterRower models when purchasing through the WaterRower website.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • Enjoy a 10% discount at Hertz, both home and abroad

    Save 10% on one of the world-leading car hire companies. Whether needing a car big enough to fit the whole crew or a spare van for all the equipment and supporters, save 10% with Hertz.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • Relax and save 10% at Floating Point

    Save at The Float Centre in Pangbourne and rejuvenate both mind and body while experiencing total weightlessness in a relaxing environment

    Relax in a floatation tank filled with a super-saturated Epsom-salt solution to recover from training, like the GB Rowing Team do.

    Save 10% when you book either online or over the phone.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • 30% off performance nutrition with MSC Nutrition

    Save on performance nutrition, but remember to always assess the need, assess the risk and assess the consequence when considering using supplements. For more information, please see our Clean Sport pages.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • 10% off on entries into the Mizuno British Rowing Indoor Championships (BRIC)

    Save 10% on your entry to be part of one of the biggest indoor rowing events in the world at the iconic Olympic velodrome.

    The discount does not apply to relay and spectator tickets.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • 15% off at Snow + Rock

    Save 15% on a huge range of ski, snow and climbing clothing and equipment from the world’s best brands.

    Whether you want to save money on buying your cross-training or winter wear then you can shop for the latest outdoor clothing and benefit from an exclusive discount.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • 15% off at Runners Need

    Save 15% on running shoes, clothing and more with the running specialists: Runners Need.

    Whether you want to save money on your next pair of trainers or on more lycra then you can shop for the latest designs and accessories and benefit from an exclusive discount.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • 15% off at Cycle Surgery

    Save 15% on cycle clothing and accessories and 10% on mountain bikes, road bikes and more.

    Cycle Surgery is a specialist bike shop stocking the world’s best brands. Whether you need some more equipment for your cycling cross-training or cycling to and from training, then you can benefit from this exclusive discount.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • 15% off at Cotswold Outdoor

    Save 15% on outdoor clothing and equipment.

    Cotswold Outdoor has the best range of outdoor clothing and footwear. If you are needing some more clothing for coaching or volunteering then benefit from this exclusive discount.

    You can access your discount code by logging into your online account, clicking the ‘Member Details’ link, then the ‘Member benefits’ tab.

  • 50% discount on entry into the River & Rowing Museum

    Save 50% on entry on a day out to remember at the River & Rowing museum.

    See rowing boats through the years from the 1850s to the gold medal winning boat from the 2000 Olympics, where Sir Steve Redgrave won his fifth gold medal.

    Enjoy a host of interactive exhibitions, events and workshops and find out more about our sport.

    Just show your membership card at the museum to receive your discount.

Become a ROW member today, join now