The membership year runs from 1 May to 30 April. The current membership fees are:
Adults: (18 or over): £350 per year (or £320 if paid by the end of June).
Juniors: £225 per year (or £205 if paid by the end of June).
Students (18 or over, in full-time tertiary education):
Coxes who do not also row or scull: no fee.
A Concessionary Membership Fee of £100 per year is available for good reason (including, for example, financial hardship) at the Captain's sole discretion.
Payment plans can be arranged, at the Treasurer’s discretion, for families with multiple Club members.
Proportionate reductions are normally given if members join part-way through a year.
If you would like to be considered for a concessionary membership fee or a payment plan, please contact the Treasurer.
Applications for Membership
Visitors, Taster Sessions and Learn to Row Courses
Visitors, including those who attend BBRC ‘taster’ sessions or Learn to Row (‘LTR’) courses, should complete the appropriate Adult Membership Application Form or Junior Membership Application Form in block capitals and bring it with them to the Club, along with the appropriate fee in cash, or by cheque payable to BBRC.
The current fees are as follows:
Visitors without their own boats: £5 per person, per day.
Visitors who bring their own boat(s): £5 per seat, per day; or £25 per seat, per week.
Taster sessions: £5 per person, per day. Prospective members will usually be asked to decide whether they would like to join the Club after three taster sessions.
Learn to Row courses: Fees will be advised as part of the LTR course documentation.
Important notes. All racking allocations are wholly at BBRC’s discretion; and are subject to availability and payment of the fees set out below. BBRC may not be able to meet all requests for private racking space. Boats are stored at entirely owner’s risk and must be insured accordingly. Evidence of insurance will be required. Any payment of racking fees before a rack is allocated is provisional only and will be refunded if no allocation is made.
The current racking fees are:
Important note. Visiting launch drivers must be appropriately qualified, for example to RYA Powerboat Level 2.
The current launch hire fees are £10 per launch, per day; or £50 per launch per week.