Learn to Row

We offer a range of adult and junior learn to row courses each year, these include adult day and evening courses. Taster sessions are also available free of charge.

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2017 Sculling Camps

We will be hosting two Masters Sculling camps in 2017. The course emphasis will be on improving single sculling skills, confidence and racing technique.

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Coaching Vacancy

We are seeking one or more self-employed rowing coaches to undertake coaching services for a number of club rowing squads commencing as soon as possible.

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Tyne United Rowing Club is one of the leading clubs in the North East.  We row on one of the best tidal rivers in the country.  From our base on the Gateshead side of the river Tyne we offer great camaraderie, professional coaching, fantastic facilities plus an opportunity to take your rowing to the next level.  Alternatively you can gently paddle, taking in the wildlife and a great view.    

If you would like to join us our Learn to Row courses cater for juniors and adults and we actively welcome new members who have relocated to North East or those who have simply decided to rekindle their love of rowing.

Rowing, is it the sport for you?

If you like a challenge, love trying new things and enjoy doing something a bit different then come and say hello.  If you were born on or after 1 September 1998 then you could become part of Tyne United’s Junior Squad.   

You don’t have to be a giant, have super human strength, be incredibly sporty and you definitely don’t have to be able to catch a ball.

2017 Learn to Row Courses

The first 2017 Junior Learn to Row course will commence on 31st March 2017 and will consist of eight evening sessions on Wednesday and Fridays.  The course is suitable for those born between 1st September 1998 and 31st August 2006. The are limited spaces available on this course, if you are interested in enrolling please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We anticipate that a second course will run in September 2017.

Learn to Row courses cost in the region of £80 per person, this includes professional coaching, use of boats and facilities and temporary club membership.

Rowing Coach Vacancy

Tyne United Rowing Club is seeking one or more self-employed Rowing Coaches to undertake coaching services for a number of the Club rowing squads, commencing as soon as possible.

The main requirement is for a coach to work with our junior co-ordinator and provide coaching to the junior squad, but the Club also has a requirement for a coach to be involved in coaching its senior squad and masters' squad crews. In addition, through our partnership with Northumbria University there is an opportunity to coach the Northumbria University squad at both experienced and development levels.

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