Captain’s report April 2016 This month’s report is brief, on account of the fact that not much has happened. Worthy of note is the increased number of rowers in the club and on the water, with an impressive number of home crew entries for the upcoming head. [...]
Posted By Ian on 10 Apr 2016

Captain’s report March 2016 Firstly I would like to send our best wishes from all of Bedford Rowing Club to John the bar steward and wish him a speedy recovery. Events Mid February saw the Bedford 4s & 8s head with a good entry of 13 crews racing at all lev [...]
Posted By Ian on 08 Mar 2016

Captain’s report February 2016 Events Unfortunately BRC’s 22 entered crews did not get to race at Star Head which was cancelled once again owing to anticipated poor weather conditions (which did not materialise). We did however have a Men’s Vet C 4+ [...]
Posted By Ian on 01 Feb 2016

Captain’s report January 2016 I’d like to wish everybody a Happy New Year and hopefully the club will continue growing and going from strength to strength in the coming year. It is great to see so many new, old and returning members being present at the club. [...]
Posted By Ian on 06 Jan 2016

Captain’s report December 2015 Events We started early in the month with the Vesta’s Vets 4s where we had 4 boats entered - 2 club boats & 2 composite crews. All 4 crews raced well with our F 4- coming second in their class as well as Sara Reay in a Bed [...]
Posted By Ian on 07 Dec 2015

Captain’s report October 2015 Events: - Boston Marathon – Sara Reay entered a Sheffield Bedford composite Women’s Masters E 4x- achieving a time of 4:06:02 and was the fastest women’s crew on the water that day. Well done to Sara. Bedford 4s [...]
Posted By Ian on 16 Oct 2015

4th October: The draw is here The poster is here. Event Documents - Please read!!! Safety Plan Local Rules Welfare Plan Safeguarding Children Plan
Posted By BRC Events on 04 Oct 2015

Captain’s report September 2015 This has been my first full month as Captain and there have already many things worthy of mention: Summer BBQ, cocktails and paella night – was well attended and a profit of £237 was made for the rower’s boathouse fund. No costs were incurred, all contributors provided at no cost to the club. Grenoble Club junior rowers 2 junior rower [...]
Posted By Ian on 16 Sep 2015

Notice of Annual General Meetings Members are informed that the AGM of Bedford Rowing Club and Bedford Rowing Social Club are to be held here at 2000 and 2030 respectively on Wednesday 23rd September. Nominations for the following Officers and committee positions are invited: Bedford Rowing Club Bedford Rowing Social Club Pr [...]
Posted By Ian on 31 Aug 2015

Annual Dinner Saturday 3rd October 2015 7.45pm for 8pm until midnight at The Swan Hotel Please arrive in time to order your wine at the hotel Pre-dinner drink of sparkling wine or orange juice in the BRC bar from 6.30pm MENU STARTERS: Goats Cheese and Charred Red Onion Tart (V) Pulled Pork Terrine (& Crusty Bread) Smoked Mackerel Mousse with Celeriac Remoulade M [...]
Posted By Ian on 26 Aug 2015

July started with Henley Masters. With 5 entries in G eights, that meant the extra race on Friday to determine the semi finalists on Saturday. Unfortunately that was Bedford who were drawn against Mosman RC from Sydney. Mosman really hammered it off the start and Bedford w [...]
Posted By Ian on 29 Jul 2015

The National Masters Regatta was held at Nottingham last weekend, with racing being over two days for the first time. The sculling events were held on Saturday and sweep-oared on Sunday. Bedford crews came away with a complete set of gold, silver and bronze. Sarah Reay, [...]
Posted By Ian on 18 Jun 2015

The final head race of the season was the Bedford Small Boats Head last week where the host club claimed 7 victories. The womens IM3 coxed four were the fastest of the six entries in 8.02 to claim an excellent victory. For the juniors there were wins in WJ16 4X (a comp [...]
Posted By Ian on 21 Apr 2015

Bedford Amateur Regatta is organised by a Committee with representation from all the rowing clubs in the Town. The dedicated website is here.
Posted By Lydia on 14 Apr 2015

BRC holds three Heads, in October, February and April and the Sprint Regatta in July. These events are a major source of income for the Club and we are always short of helpers to act as Marshals, Monitors and others roles such as time keeping at the start, finish and the c [...]
Posted By Ian on 13 Jan 2015

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