About the club

Curlew is a rowing club based in East London. Although very successful, with crews at Henley for 12 of the last 14 years, we pride ourselves on our friendly atmosphere. Founded in 1866, Curlew has been in Greenwich without interruption for over 140 years.

Recent wins

Women’s Head of the River Race 2015, Women’s 8+ A places 77th out of 300 crews
The Greenwich Head 2015, Men’s 8+ HoR (time only) and fastest IM2 W8+
The Docklands Head 2014, Women’s HoR and fastest IM3 W8+
The Trafalgar Head 2014,  Men’s HoR, fastest W8+, fastest Mix2x
City of Oxford Royal Regatta 2014, fastest IM2 W8+, fastest IM2 Pair, fastest Elite Mix2x
Kingston Regatta 2014, fastest Nov 1x
St. Neots Regatta 2014, fastest Nov W8+

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 find out more, please use our contact form.



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 via PayPal.