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Glasgow Rowing Club is one of the most successful rowing clubs in Scotland.

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Available times for rowing / training:

Every Wednesday

  • The club is open from 3:30 until 7:30 for rowing and training.

Every Thursday

  • The club is open from 5:00 until 7:00 for land-based training.

Every Saturday

  • 8:30 - Training. First outing - get yourself organized in your chosen boat.
  • 10:30 - Improvers. Second outing - volunteers needed to boat an 8 including the recent learners.
Sundays / Tuesday evenings - check with Captain, if you don't have keys
Beginners - please get in touch, via
  • the 'contacts' page on this site and we'll let you know when the next learn to row sessions will be.


  • To promote active rowing and to encourage and aid the attainment of a high competitive standard among members of the club.
  • To encourage rowing for purely recreational purposes.
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  • To foster and encourage youth rowing.
  • To promote the sport of rowing within the city of Glasgow.
  • Promoting GRC at Braehead shopping centre.
  • To encourage from a health point of view to appreciate that becoming healthy can be fun.
  • To educate people within the sport and also in the community about the safety aspects of the river and how to be able to use it safely.
  • To learn all aspects of teamwork and appreciation of individual's strengths and weaknesses and also to help bring people together and enjoy the social aspects of the sport.
  • To do all other such things as are incidental or conducive to the attainment of the above objects, having no regard to ethnic, religious or political difference.
  • Finally - and most importantly - the aim for everyone is to enjoy themselves - very simple but extremely important!
Using an indoor rower - or 'erg'

The club has a new boathouse and a wide range of boats ranging from trainers, single sculls, doubles, fours and eights

The club has its own gym equipped with rowing machines, weights and other exercise equipment.

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