Whether you're aspiring to be the next Great Britain rowing sensation, a future professional rowing coach, or simply wish to hone your rowing skills alongside your academic pursuits, our program represents a distinctive collaborative effort with the GB Rowing Team's 'Start' Program and Gloucester Rowing Club. It is tailored to identify and nurture the next generation of Olympic rowing champions.
Athletes and coaches at Hartpury College benefit from exceptional land-based training facilities, complemented by water-based training sessions hosted at Gloucester Rowing Club's state-of-the-art £1.6 million boathouse. Furthermore, our program grants access to support through British Rowing's esteemed World Class Start talent identification initiative.
Hartpury College boasts an impressive track record in the development of rowers, preparing them not only for success within the sport but also for thriving careers beyond. Our students have proudly represented Great Britain at both junior and U23 levels, while our alumni have made their mark on the international stage at U23 and Senior World Championships. Our rowing crews have consistently clinched national titles at prestigious events such as Henley Royal Regatta, National Schools, and the British Championships.
Prepare to learn from some of the most esteemed coaches within the Hartpury community. We are deeply committed to supporting you in achieving excellence in both your academic studies and your rowing endeavours. Your timetable is thoughtfully designed with your needs in mind, ensuring you derive maximum benefit from your academic qualifications and training regimen. In addition to weekly coaching sessions led by dedicated professionals, you'll have the chance to compete at the highest levels of university sport.