Club Social and Skittles Night

Skittles & Mince Pies

Skittles & Mince Pies

We are planning a get together on the evening of Saturday 30th November at The Police Club in Exmouth.

There will be skittles and mince pies, see the message board for more details.

Hope to see you there.

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Change in Sessions 23/24 Nov

Change in Sessions 23/24 Nov

Message from Sophie:

Change on Session plan – 1st and last session please check

..thank you!!

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Bosun’s Update

Bosun’s Update

Evening fellow gig rowers, just a quick update from your Bosun.

The condition of all the equipment has been discussed at the last committee meeting and the following has happened:

– Shelley’s trailer has gone for an annual service.

– Pete S is re-leathering the black oars, which will be back saturday and can be used. He has also offered to completely re-furbish the pencil blade set over the next few weeks.

– The white set are now out of use and will be shortly be re-furbished and a …

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Meet the Nominees!

Meet the Nominees!

 

With the End of Season Social (and the combined EGM) fast approaching its time to make your mind up who you want on your committee. With just two space available and three candidates its not an easy choice – to aid you in your selection each of our nominees has given a reason why they want to be on your committee.

 

“I have been a member of EGC for 2 years and have had a great time learning to row and now coxing a winning racing …

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Photo Round Up

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!

2018/19 Gig Rowing Season

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Thames Great River Race Report

Thames Great River Race Report

Exmouth Gig Club sent a team to compete in the annual Thames Great River Race which sees crews row the 26.1 miles from Millwall Slipway in the Docklands area of London to Ham House, Richmond, West London.

After an hour from the start, the Exmouth Gig crew leave Tower Bridge behind them as they head towards the Houses of Parliament

The Exmouth crew were one of 330 crews from all over the world that took part in the 32nd staging of the event that embraced a handicap …

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Buy your ticket now!

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.

It £15 per ticket which includes

– Caribbean punch or a soft drink
– Dinner

– Disco

Tickets must be bought in advance and you’ll need to be quick with the last day for buying tickets being Friday 11th October.

Payments to be made ASAP …

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SOLSTICE SUNRISE FROM THE SEA

SOLSTICE SUNRISE FROM THE SEA

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 quietly and in the pre-dawn half-light, the crews launched their two boats, ‘Avocet’ & ‘Rodney Bey’. They rowed their way slowly past the moored boats off Belshers Slipway & Pirate Cove. in to the Open Channel by the Harbour entrance.

Avocet Coxswain, Karen …

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Details Released for Exmouth Regatta 2019

Details Released for Exmouth Regatta 2019

All the details for upcoming Exmouth Regatta can now be found in our handy guide – just click on the button below.

For further updates follow us click “going” on our Facebook event.

Looking forward to seeing you all on Saturday 29th July.

Download the Guide

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