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
on our friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Tall Ships

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 Course: We will be running a end of summer learn to row course, which will be a 6 week course ran from early September until October. For more information please contact: matthew.richardson86@gmail.com  We will also be hosting a taster day on the 20th September – please see news section for more information

Summer BBQ

5th-9th September – Clubhouse open for the Tall Ships

6th – September – Summer Party & Prize Giving

11th – September – 7pm @ Clubhouse for squad meeting for everyone who wants to row at Curlew RC for the 2014/2015 season.

13th – September – Season starts


News Headlines…

Curlew Win: WIM2 VIII, Mixed Elite 2x, IM2 Pair @ City of Oxford Regatta



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.