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Northern Rowing Council for 2015-16

 

Chairman

Michael Laing, 18 Durham  Moor Crescent, Durham  DH1 5AW; tel: 0191 386 4122  

    
Vice-Chairman

Charly Curtis,  35 Lindisfarne Road, Newton Hall, Durham , DH1 5YH; tel: 0191 908 3769.

   

Secretary

Pam Walton
   

Treasurer

Alan Granlund, 82 Wantage Road, Durham DH1 1LR.; tel: 0191 383 1594.

  

Coaching Coordinator

Phill Tully  

    

Masters Rowing Coordinator

Carol Singleton
  

Junior Coordinator

Pauline Higgins, Ridgemead, Wark, Hexham  NE48 3NP; tel: 01434 230687.

 

Regional Water Safety Adviser

John Mulholland, Cautley Cottage, Slaley, Hexham, Northumberland NE47 0AA; tel: 01434 673256.

 

Events Coordinator (and webmaster)

Colin Percy, 22 Linden Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 4EY; mob: 07985 003304.

 

Recreational Rowing & Explore Rowing Coordinator

Gabrielle Moore
 

Pararowing

Gillian Lathan

   

British Rowing Northern Region Representative

Barbara Millns, mob: 07482 223299

 

Chairman, Regional Umpires Committee

Dr Peter Hoare, 21 Heugh Edge, Sacriston, Durham DH7 6AU; tel: 0191 371 2816.
 

Long Distance Sculling Series Coordinator Coordinator

Sarah Smith

 

The section above last updated from the NRC AGM on 2  November 2015.

 

British Rowing

 

Area Participation Manager (North)

James Andrews,  British Rowing. Mob: 07818 576142.

 

Education and Training Manager (North)

Jacqui Johnston, office tel (BR Bedford office): 01234 783 001

 

HSCT Coach

Eleanor Hizzett (Sunderland and Gateshead)

 

This section above last updated 08-10-15.

 

BR affiliated competitive events

 

Berwick Regatta & Berwick SBH

Hilary Cairns - hilary.cairns@btinternet.com

 

Chester-le-Street Regatta and CLS Autumn Regatta

Bob Young - young_onesuk@yahoo.co.uk

 

Durham Regatta

Richard Mortimer - entries@durham-regatta.org.uk  

Durham SBH, Durham City Regatta & Durham Autumn Sprint Regatta

Stephanie Snowball - regattasec@durham-arc.org.uk    

  

Hexham Regatta

Peter Hoare - nruc.chair@yahoo.com

 

NRC LDS Series (Hylton, Wansbeck, Berwick, Durham, Tees, Tyne)

Sarah Smith - sarahwilson893@gmail.com

 

Talkin Tarn Regatta

Charlotte Joyce - ttarcregatta@hotmail.co.uk

   

Tees Regatta

Dilwyn Jones - dilwynpjones@googlemail.com

 

Tees SBH

Alan Puddick - alan@puddick.org

 

Tyne United SBH

Alex Shiel - Alex.Shiel@wardhadaway.com

 

Tyne Head, Ponteland Junior Head, Tyne Regatta & Rutherford Head

Mike Palmer - events@tynerowingclub.org

  

Tyne United New Years Head

Alex Pattinson - TURC.newyearshead@gmail.com

 

Wansbeck Regatta

Craig Routledge - croutledge@live.co.uk

 

This section above updated 10-10-15.

 

Affiliated club contacts, including colleges and schools
 
BERWICK AMATEUR ROWING CLUB

 

Boathouse: New Road, Berwick-upon-Tweed. Clubhouse phone: 01289 308428. Ian Black (President), Christopher Eke (Captain), Julie Riley (Secretary), Hilary Cairns (Treasurer), Vacant (Regatta Secretary). Go to this page  to leave message. Last updated 11-12-15 (from web site).

 

 BUTLER COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: River Wear at Durham. Postal address: c/o Josephine Butler College, South Road, Durham  DH1 3DF.

Contact: Ethan Johns (Captain). Last updated 16-06-15.

  

  CAMBOIS ROWING CLUB

  

Boathouse: Blackclose Bank, Ashington, Northumberland  NE63 8TF.  Club email address: info@cambois-rowing.org. David Manning (Secretary, 138 Newgate Street, Morpeth NE61 1DD, tel: 01670 512789), David Wright (Captain), Ian Jamieson (Vice Captain), Craig Routledge (Regatta Secretary),  Bruce Patterson (Water Safety Advisor), Andrew Dickson (Welfare Officer), Ray Chilton (Treasurer). Last updated 23-06-14 (taken from website).

 

 CHESTER-LE-STREET AMATEUR ROWING CLUB

     

Boathouse: Donald Owen Clark Centre, Riverside Park, Chester-le-Street, Durham, DH3 3QR. Club email:  mail@clsarc.org. President: Bob Heywood, Chairman: Bob Young: young_onesuk@yahoo.co.uk , Secretary: Carole MacMurtrie:carole.macmurtrie@virgin.net , Club Captain: Colin Wood: colinwood4@sky.com , Treasurer: Lee Forster: leeforster@hotmail.co.uk, Vice-Chair: Gordon Clark: clarks.athome@btinternet.com , Head Coach: Steven Thompson: headcoach@clsarc.org , Welfare Officer: Sheila Dolman: sheiladolman@hotmail.co.uk , Safety Officer: Brian Webb: brian.webb@email.com . Last updated 05-11-14.

 

 COLLINGWOOD COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

  

Boathouse: St. Hild's Boathouse, Durham.  Alex Hall (Club Captain). Last updated 15-11-15.

 

   DURHAM AMATEUR ROWING CLUB

 

Boathouse & postal address: City Boathouse, Green Lane, Old Elvet, Durham  DH1 3JU.

Club tel: 0191 3866 431. General enquiries to Mark Bell, Club Manager, at enquiries@durham-arc.org.uk.

Executive Committee: President - Ian Shepherd - no email, Chairman - Martin Judson - chairman@durham-arc.org.uk, Secretary - Barry Hudson - secretary@durham-arc.org.uk, Captain - Paul Rutter - captain@durham-arc.org.uk, Men’s Vice Captain - Stephen Kay - mens-vc@durham-arc.org.uk, Women’s Vice Captain - Gabrielle Moore - womens-vc@durham-arc.org.uk, Junior Coordinators - (J12-J15) - Mike Rowe- juniors@durham-arc.org.uk and and (J16-J18) - Alan Granlund - juniors@durham-arc.org.uk, Regatta Secretary - Gil Prescott - regattasec@durham-arc.org.uk, Press Officer - Colin Lawson - press@durham-arc.org.uk, Water Safety  Advisor - Paul Sowerby - safety.advisor@durham-arc.org.uk, Welfare Officer - Stephanie Snowball - welfare@durham-arc.org.uk, Boat Warden - boatwarden@durham-arc.org.uk. Last updated 09-10-15.

 

     DURHAM COLLEGE ROWING

   

Generic email (goes to Secretary): college.rowing@durham.ac.uk.  Executive Committee for 2015-16: Captain of Colleges: Tom Priestner; Secretary: Chris Vidler; Treasurer: Eleanor Kershaw-Green; Regatta Stewards: Darcey Brough-Mylod & Jess Dimaio; Water Safety Officer: James Channer; Press Officer: Eliot Voelker; Captain of Coxes: George McNeilly; Captain of Boatmen: Henry Hoyle. Last updated 14-03-15.

 

  DURHAM SCHOOL BOAT CLUB

   

Eddie Bryant, Head of Rowing, Durham School Boat Club, The Grove, Quarryheads Lane, Durham DH1 4SZ. Mob: 07966 286331. Last updated 05-11-14.

 

  DURHAM UNIVERSITY BOAT CLUB

    

Clubhouse (Wear): The Robert Gillespie Boathouse, Graham Sports Centre, Maiden Castle, Stockton Road

urham, DH1 3SE. Clubhouse (Tyne): TURC, Newburn Bridge Road, Newburn, Gateshead NE15 8NR. On Google Maps: Durham and TURC. Postal address: c/o Athletic Union, Dunelm House, New Elvet, Durham  DH1 3AN. James Styles (President), Henriette Ringleb  (Vice-President), William Mace (Men’s Captain), Charlotte Drury (Women’s Captain), Ellie Williams (Secretary), Chrissie Law (Treasurer), Wade Hall Craggs (Senior Coach). Last updated 10-02-15.

 

 GATESHEAD COMMUNITY ROWING CLUB

    

Boathouse: Derwenthaugh Boat Station, Derwenthaugh Marina, Blaydon-on-Tyne NE21 5LL. Mick Downworth (Secretary). Mob: 07767 298847. Added 06-11-14.

 

  GREY COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

     

Boathouse: Dunelm House, New Elvet, Durham  DH1 3AN.

Postal address: c/o Grey College, South Road, Durham  DH1 3LG.

Imogen Waktare (Captain, 07842 888905), Josh Goswell (Men’s Captain), Sarah Kumeta (Women’s Captain). Last updated 15-02-13.

 

  HATFIELD COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

   

Boathouse: River Wear, Durham.

Postal address: c/o Hatfield College, North Bailey, Durham  DH1 3RQ.  Tel: 0191 374 3100.

Committee 2015-16:  Alex Dent: President; Amber Waters: Men's Captain; Lydia Cronin: Women's Captain; Joe Harris: Secretary; Dan Mcmanus: Treasurer; Samantha Jayne Wilson: Coxes' Captain; Harry Bessy-Saldanha: Novice Development Officer; Hannah Paremain: Press and Sponsorship Officer; Henry Hoyle: Boatman; Ben Shapland and Imogen Spence: Social Secretary. Last updated 14-03-15.

 

  HEXHAM ROWING CLUB

 

Boathouse: Tyne Green, Hexham. Web site: www.hexhamrc.co.uk. Club email: hrcsecretary@gmail.com.

Committee: Kevin Oates (Chairman), Barney Hawkins (Treasurer), Bruce Howorth (Secretary), Linz Charlton (Captain), John Young (Learn to Row Coordinator), Simon Aitkenhead (Steward), Pam Walton (Welfare Officer), Maurice Searle (Safety Officer), George Doody (Entries), Nicci Slipman (Junior Coordinator). Last updated 03-02-16.

 

 JOHN SNOW COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: River Tees, Stockton-on-Tees. Postal address: c/o John Snow College, Holliday Building, Queen's Campus, Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees TS17 6BH. Club email for all officers: johnsnow.boatclub@durham.ac.uk.

Executive Committee for 2014-15: Captain: James Stocker (07963 246849), Men's Captain: Angus Mather, Women's Captain: Alice Crane, Coxes’ Captain: Lizzie Walker, Men’s Novice Captain: Oliver Crowe, Women’s Novice Captain: Beth McLocklin, Treasurer: Grace Emson, Secretary: Liz Rose, Safety Officer: Rhiannon Oates. Last updated 28-02-14.

 

NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse and postal address: Newburn Bridge Road, Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NR.

Tel: 0191 232 0455 or (boathouse) 0191 414 6710. Club email: nubc@newcastle.ac.uk.

George Rossiter (President), Andrew Ronaldson (Treasurer), Sam Wilson (Secretary), Nick Buckle (Men's Captain), Georgia Parry (Women's Captain), Liam Rose (Safety). Last updated 21-10-12.

 

  NORTHUMBRIA UNIVERSITY BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: Tyne United RC, Newburn Bridge Road, Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NR.  Contact email: rowing@northumbria.ac.uk . Web sites: Team Northumbria Rowing.  Officers: Danielle Stewart (President), Jack Cronin (Men’s Captain), Bethany Yates (Women’s Captain), Matthew Michael Peel (Safety). Last updated 22-10-12.

 

  QUEEN ELIZABETH HIGH SCHOOL BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: Tyne Green, Hexham, Northumberland.

Contact: Pauline Higgins; tel 01434 230687; Ridgemead, Wark, Hexham  NE48 3NP. Last updated 06-11-14.

 

  ST AIDAN’S COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: University College Boathouse, Prebends Bridge, Durham City.

Postal address: c/o St Aidan’s College, Windmill Hill, Durham  DH1 3LJ. Club email: aidans.boat_club@durham.ac.uk

Alexander Sansom (Club Captain) for 2014-15. Last updated on 1 May 2014.

 

  ST CHAD’S COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: River Wear, Durham. Postal address: c/o St Chad's College, 18 North Bailey, Durham  DH1 3RH.

See web site (link above)  for officers.

 

  ST CUTHBERT’S SOCIETY BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: Racecourse, Baths Bridge, Durham . Postal address: St Cuthbert’s Society, 12 South Bailey, Durham  DH1 3EE.. Club email: cuthberts.boatclub@durham.ac.uk. Tel: 0191 374 3400. See club web site (link above) for committee and officers. Last updated 30-10-13.

 

  ST HILD & ST BEDE COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: Riverside, below the College, Durham.

Postal address: c/o St Hild & St Bede College, Durham  DH1 1SZ. Telephone: 0191 374 3000.

Will Horrocks (Captain of Boats, 07889266578). Last updated 25-01-14.

 

  ST JOHN’S COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Postal address: c/o St. Johns College, 3 South Bailey, Durham  DH1 3RJ.

Officers for 2014-15: Sebastien de la Fuente (Captain of Boats and President of the Club), Jack Metcalfe (Vice Captain, Men’s), Sophie Langham (Vice Captain, Women's). Last updated 10-02-15.

 

 ST LEONARD’S SCHOOL BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: River Wear, Durham. Postal address: St. Leonard’s Catholic School, North End, Durham  DH1 4NG. Tel: 0191 384 8575. Contact: Ian Stonehouse (Teacher i/c Rowing). Last updated 27-03-12.


 
ST MARY'S COLLEGE BOAT CLUB
 

Postal address: c/o St Mary's College, Durham  DH1 3LR.. Telephone: 07925 134859.  Contacts for 2015-16: President - James Gunn, Secretary - Katya Zarlas. Last updated 16-03-15.

 STEPHENSON COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: Queen's Campus Boathouse, Durham University Queen's Campus, Stockton-on-Tees.
Postal address: Stephenson College Boat Club, Stephenson College, East Drive, Thornaby, TS17 6JZ.
Alastair Camm  (Captain), Will Stephenson (Secretary). Contact page on web site: www.stephensoncollegeboatclub.co.uk/contact-us.html . Last updated from web site 22-08-14..

  
SUNDERLAND, CITY OF, ROWING CLUB
 

Boathouse: Riverside Park, South Hylton, Sunderland SR4 0RT. Club email: hello@sunderlandrowingclub.co.uk. Chris Webb [chriswebb620_at_btinternet.com ] (Captain), Heather Taylor [travelling_heather_at_hotmail.co.uk] (Secretary), Alex Laws [alexlaws_at_sky.com] (Treasurer). Last updated (from club web site) 28-08-14.

 
SUNDERLAND UNIVERSITY ROWING CLUB
 

Boathouse: Riverside Park, off Claxheugh Road, South Hylton, Sunderland  SR4 0RT. On Bing Maps.
Postal address: c/o Sport Office, Ground Floor, Edinburgh Building, Chester Road, Sunderland  SR1 3SD; tel: 0191 515 3696. No officer names available.

 

 TALKIN TARN AMATEUR ROWING CLUB
 

Boathouse: Talkin Tarn, nr Brampton, Cumbria. Postcode for Satnav: CA8 1HN. Club email: talkintarnarc@hotmail.co.uk.  Gill Houston (Chair), Charles Lawson (Vice Chairman), John Lewis (Secretary), Katie Robinson (Captain), Jo Lewis (Vice-Captain), Gerald Rowntree (Safety Officer), Charlie Raine (Treasurer), Vacant (contact Sec for Regatta Secretary), Sue Lingard (Welfare Officer), Vacant (contact Sec for Explore Rowing Coordinator). Last updated from AGM 10-11-15.

    

TEES ROWING CLUB

Boathouse & postal address: River Tees Watersports Centre, The Slipway, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 2NL.

Boathouse tel: 01642 628940. Club email: secretary@teesrowingclub.co.uk. Kate O'Sullivan (President), Dick Wilkinson (Chairman), Jo Dora (Captain), Paul Stiller (Secretary). Last updated 16-06-15.

 

  TEESSIDE UNIVERSITY ROWING CLUB

 

Postal address: c/o Students Union, Teesside University, Borough Rd., Middlesbrough TS1 3BA.

Lee McCarron (Chairman). Last updated 18-03-13.

 

  TREVELYAN COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: River Wear, Durham. Postal address: c/o Trevelyan College, Elvet Hill Road, Durham  DH1 3LN.

Committee 2014-15: Club Captain: Will Everett - w.g.everett@durham.ac.uk; Men's Captain: Ali MacCallum - ali.maccallum@hotmail.com; Women's Captain: Elena Wilson -  elena_wilson@hotmail.co.uk; Novice Development Officer: Rosie Chandler - r.m.chandler1234@durham.ac.uk; Captain of Coxes: Hannah Gwyther - hannah.gwyther@durham.ac.uk; Regatta Secretary: Toby Murray - toby.murray@durham.ac.uk; Treasurer: Freddie Shanagher - frederick.shanagher@durham.ac.uk; Secretaries: Rebecca Grannan and Matt Drew - rebecca.grannan@dur.ac.uk and  mdrew1994@gmail.com; Social Secretaries: Karen McLean and Sophie Needham - k.m.mclean@durham.ac.uk and s.needham@hotmail.com; Boatman: George Highley - g-highley@hotmail.com; Alumni Officer: Luke Andrews - lukeandrews20102@hotmail.com . Last updated 13-03-14.

 

 TYNE AMATEUR ROWING CLUB

 

Boathouse: Water Row, Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NL. Clubhouse tel: tbc when clubhouse reopens.  On Google Maps. Committee 2015-16: Simon Dobson (Chairman), Dennis Hunter (Captain), Dave Higgins (Vice Captain),  Ken Hardy (Vice Captain), Brian Salisbury (Treasurer), Jerry Barker (Secretary), plus members: Tony Ballantyne, Lyn Goldsmith, Claire Hughes, Ian Jeffery, John Mulholland, Ant Musgrave (also Water Safety Adviser), Phil Robinson, Becky Walton. Advisers, etc, not on committee:  Cath Williams (Club Welfare Officer), Alex Leigh (Lead Junior Coach, paid part-time). Colin Percy (Explore Rowing Coodinator & web site). Last updated from AGM 29-10-15.

 

  TYNE UNITED ROWING CLUB

 

Boathouse: Newburn Bridge Road, Blaydon-on-Tyne, NE15 8NR. On Google Maps.

Alex Shiel (Committee Chair), Martin Thompson (Secretary), Kathryn Bolton (Treasurer), Andy Cross (Water Safety Advisor), Mark Hall (Welfare Officer).Last updated after AGM on 16-06-15.

 

 TYNEMOUTH ROWING CLUB

 

Boathouse: Priors Haven, Tynemouth  NE30 4DQ (just inside the North Pier). Club email: tynemouthrowing@aol.com.

Roger Goodwin (Secretary), Allen Lambert (President), Chris Dixon (Chairman), Kenny Horsham (Captain pro tem), Mick Sinclair (Vice Captain), Dave McGuire (Treasurer), Hannah Baker (Welfare Officer & Safety Advisor), Roger Goodwin (Webmaster). Last updated 05-02-13.

 

  UNIVERSITY COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: Old Mill, Prebends Bends, River Wear, Durham City. Telephone: 0191 374 3800.

Postal address: c/o University College, The Castle, Durham  DH1 3RW.

President - Thomas O'Neill (tomoneill1986@gmail.com), Secretary - Rachel Warman (r.c.l.warman@durham.ac.uk), Treasurer - Eleanor Kershaw-Green (e.l.kershaw-green@durham.ac.uk), Women's Captain - Sophie Lilly (sophie.lilly@durham.ac.uk), Men's Captain - Zack Burgess-Wahl (zachary.burgess-wahl@durham.ac.uk), Freshwomen's Captain - Philippa Hughes-Narborough (p.e.hughes-narborough@durham.ac.uk), Freshmen's Captain - Felix Syms (f.w.p.syms@durham.ac.uk), Boatman - Adam Blackwell (blackwell.adam@gmail.com), Social Secretary - Katherine Lovejoy (katherine.lovejoy@durham.ac.uk). Last updated 04-11-14.

 

  USTINOV (COLLEGE) BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: Dunelm House, River Wear, Durham.

Rows with Grey College - see above.

 

  VAN MILDERT COLLEGE BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: River Wear, Durham.  Postal address: c/o Van Mildert College, Mill Hill Lane, Durham  DH1 3LH.

President: Hannah Pittaway; Men's Captain: David Joseph; Women's Captain: Anna Morris; Novice Development Captain: Callum Miller; Safety and Coaching Officer: Isabel Banister; Treasurer: Carlos Bautista; Secretary: Heidi Fitchett; Enterprise Officer: Kat Butler; Boatmen: Ross Templeman and Zac Wilson; Social Secs: Mike Evison and Nicola Hemson; Webmaster: Eliot Voelker. Last updated 06-04-15.

 

  YARM SCHOOL BOAT CLUB

 

Boathouse: Within the school grounds, Yarm. Postal address: Yarm School, The Friarage, Yarm, Stockton-on-Tees TS15 9EJ. Tel: 01642 786023 (school). Nathan Adams (Master in Charge Rowing),  John Ward (Senior Coach), John Lund (Senior Coach). Last updated 04-11-14.

 

Last partial page update 11-12-15