BBRC accepts and applies the policy and procedures relating to Child Protection and the Protection of Vulnerable Adults as set out by British Rowing and requires all members to accept them as a condition of membership.
BBRC takes this commitment to the welfare of its members very seriously.
The key policy documents are:
The Policy Documents are supplemented by welfare guidance (‘WG’) documents, model policies and procedures published here, on the British Rowing website.
The WG documents (which should be read as applicable to BBRC) include, amongst others:
WG 1.1: Model Anti-Bullying Policy for rowing clubs
WG 1.3: Whistleblowing Policy
WG 1.4: British Rowing Code of Conduct
WG 1.7: Complaints and Disciplinary Procedure
WG 5.1: Safeguarding and Photography
Club Welfare Officer
The BBRC Committee includes a Club Welfare Officer (CWO) who oversees the welfare of Juniors and Vulnerable Adults.
Stay safe and have fun in rowing
Worried about something? Need someone to listen? Don’t keep it to yourself! Please contact the CWO, who is responsible for your welfare at the Club.