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Exmouth Gig Rowers in Vaccine Trial

By Keith Cornish Margot & I spent the first few months from the beginning of ‘Lockdown 1’ in April making gowns, scrubs and face coverings for various NHS Trusts, Hospice Care Homes etc. and NHS friends around the country. In addition, we became NHS Responders and have been supporting a local Care Home by shopping […]

How to Guide; Launching and Recovery of a Gig Boat

How to Guide; Launching and Recovery of a Gig Boat The lifting, shifting and launching of the gig is the most arduous part of any outing and arguably harder work than a Rob Santucci pyramid session. In fact, the marines at Lympstone even have a fitness test called “the beast” where a team of seven […]

Photo Round Up

With the racing season now come to a close here’s your chance to look back at what we’ve achieved. Some great memories. Enjoy!

Buy your ticket now!

With the final race in Newquay this weekend and club rows going back to the weekends the 2019 season is drawing to a close. To celebrate another successful year you’re invited to the End of Season Social on Friday 18th October at the Police Club from 7.30pm. Tickets must be bought in advance and you’ll […]


A UNIQUE AND SPECIAL EXPERIENCE Exmouth Gig Rowing Club organised a unique row last Friday morning. 14 members of the Club rose at 2.45 in the morning and headed down to their boats on Shelley Beach. The purpose of their early rise ? To row out on the open sea to witness the Solstice Sunrise.  Working […]

Stay Safe – Rowing in the sun

Safety Alert – How to stay safe whilst rowing in the sun It will soon be summer and we are looking forward to enjoying the weather but we should remember to protect ourselves. Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the UK and there has been a particularly sharp rise in the number of […]

Thursday Night Club Rows

Spring has sprung and the clock have gone back. Lighter evenings mean that all club members can now row on a Thursday night (from 5.30pm) rather than just at the weekends. Thursday evening club sessions can be booked via the online booking system. Please note: Thursday night replaces Sunday morning club rows. Saturday Club sessions […]

Deadline to Order Kit for Scillies

Last order date for 2019 Club Kit for IOS is 1st APRIL – any orders after that date may not be processed in time for IOS World Champs. Ideally we would like to see all rowers in racing club kit for this event. There’s even a one off special T-shirt and hoodie available to celebrate […]