Select Page

Welcome to Bridport Gig Club

Rowing on the Jurassic Coast


Formed in 2007, Bridport Gig Rowing Club offers its members rowing on the stunning Jurassic coast from West Bay. We have over 150 members from the age of 11 upwards, who regularly train and race in our 5 traditional Cornish pilot gigs: Brydian, Dagger, Blaez, Buckydoo and Bathsheba.

Read more ...

Join Us

We have membership options for all ages and for both those new to the sport and experienced rowers. We also run a comprehensive learn to row program.


The Heritage of our Sport

The Heritage of our Sport

Our members all have their own reasons for taking part in the fabulous sport of gig rowing, but I am sure I speak for all in our respect of the heritage of the sport.  Our governing body - the Cornish Pilot Gig Association - secured a Lottery grant which enabled them...


No event found!

Social Media

So, we're all 'land-lubbers', social distancing to help combat the challenging situation we are all facing. Here's the fab photo our members chose for our new FB Page. Well done Antony! Meanwhile stay safe everyone #bgrc #gigrowing #gigrower #cpga #westbay

The competition to get a retrieval slot after #3rivers @CaradonGigClub was nearly as fierce as the race! Great day - thank you to all who made it such a success! #gigrowing #gigracing @CPGAgigs

Fantastic 'moody' shot 👌

#Repost @keithmasonphotography ・・・ Gigs at Looe looking fantastic #gigrowing #kernow #cornwall #travel #travelphotography #ukpotd #sooc minor tweaks and #monochromatic conversion in #snapseed #fujifilm #fujifilmxt3 #fujifilm…

A Big Thanks To All Our Sponsors


Gig Boats

Years Rowing

Jurassic League Wins