About our club

Curlew is a rowing club based in East London and is open to adults of all ages and abilities. Although very successful, with crews at Henley for 12 of the last 14 years, we pride ourselves photoon our friendly and welcoming atmosphere.

Founded in 1866, Curlew Rowing Club has been in Greenwich, without interruption for over 130 years, through 2 world wars, based in various boathouses. Find out where Curlew is based now on our location page.

Joining Curlew

We have three main squads at Curlew – the Senior Men, Senior Women and Development Squad.

We are always looking to recruit new or experienced rowers, and are also actively recruiting for coxes. If you would like to get involved or find out more about our club you can use our contact form and someone will be in touch.

For those who are interested in rowing at Curlew RC – All are welcome, Seniors, intermediates and Vets. Please visit our Contact Us page to get in touch.

Upcoming Events

Summer Learn to row Taster Day: We will be hosting a number of taster days in the summer, the first one being on the 3rd August, it will be an intensive day of rowing on and off the water. To register your interest please email aanya_madhani@hotmail.com

curlew taster day

27th – 28th July - St Neots Regatta

16th – 17th July - Oxford Regatta

3rd - August – LEARN2ROW Taster Day

19th – AugustAGM @ CLUBHOUSE 7pm

6th – September – Summer Party & Prize Giving

21st September - Boston Marathon

News Headlines…

Max wins Kingston Regatta in the novice sculls.



We are always looking for donations to allow us to buy new equipment and keep our rowing club fees affordable for all.

Curlew Rowing Club at easyfundraising.org.uk

Please visit easyfundraising.org.uk if you would like to make a donation to our club.

We also accept donations from PayPalclick here to make a donation.