Helford River Gig Club was founded over twenty years ago and has been rowing from strength to strength ever since.
We pride ourselves on keeping a strong competitive edge year after year whilst maintaining a friendly, co-operative, team based club Read more [...]
HRGC now offers intensive technical training for our non-competitive rowers once a month on Sunday mornings.
Dave Merrick, our coach, has agreed to join the Allcomers to provide technical advice - and, like any good coach, he doesn't hold back with Read more [...]
This year Helford have 53 rowers going to Scillies to compete in our three racing gigs, Helford, Pedn Billy and Merthen. With four full men’s crews planning to compete, Helford are hoping to borrow a gig from another club for the weekend.
Behind Read more [...]
UPDATE: 14 members completed the training and all now have a three year First Aid Certificate which includes: Drowning, Cold Water Shock, Hypothermia, Shock, Bleeding, Seasickness and Weil’s Disease. The Club also has certificates for the Club House Read more [...]