Welcome to Bridport Gig ClubRowing 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.
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.
Rowing an incredible 1,699,838 metres in the Concept ‘Fall Challenge’ obviously didn’t deter rowers from BGRC as they’ve now signed up to another rowing challenge – this time for charity. The club have signed up to Alzheimer Research UK’s ‘Rowing for Research’...
Thank you Cat for this gorgeous photo, chosen by members to be this months' cover shot. How lucky are we to have these fabulous cliffs as back drop to our rowing!
Isn't this an incredible photo! Taken by the super talented Kath Brett and chosen by our members to take cover spot on our Facebook page. (https://www.facebook.com/Bridport-Gig-Rowing-Club-101701598099457 if you're not already following us). Thank you Dave for...
At last! After nearly 6 months, we're back on the water! Lots of hard work behind the scenes ensure Covid-19 protocols have been drawn up by our brilliant Club Officers. And here they are - coxes and officials 'testing the water' on a glorious morning , ahead of the...
An Oar-some start to the 2020 racing season!