Here are some of our most frequently asked questions. If there is anything else you would like to ask us, please use the contact form and we'll be happy to answer it for you.
What should I wear?
Old training clothes that you don't mind getting a bit wet and possibly muddy. Trainers, or crocs/waterproof shoes/wetsuit boots (wellies in winter!). A waterproof top if you have one but not essential.
What should I bring with me
Just yourself and a bottle of water and a snack for afterwards.
How much does it cost?
Our membership fees can be found here on our website. You are very welcome to have a couple of free taster sessions before committing.
Does the team race seriously, or just for fun?
We have raced all over the world competitively as part of the IDBF events, as well as Nationally in our league races and cup. We also train for fun and fitness and tend to plan our year based in numbers and how much time members can commit.
What about age? And Is it a mixed team?
Age is no obstacle. We have had members from 16 years old through to over 70 years old. Yes, proudly a mixed male and female crew.
Do I need to be able to swim?
Yes, you need to be able to swim 50 m in clothes.
I haven't paddled or rowed before, is this a problem?
Not at all, we will show you how!
I'm not that fit, does it matter?
We will get you fit in no time!