Boat Club training

GTBC focuses on teaching the three core aspects of rowing:


The mainstay of college rowing, GTBC specialises in sweep rowing. Every day, during term and out, all-year round, GTBC will have multiple sweep boats on the water training at a variety of levels.



Two oars are better then one (according to some). GTBC has a fleet of smaller sculls and doubles for use by its members allowing us to keep on the water, even when much of our community is away from Oxford.


Coxing iconThe cox is often described as ‘a conductor of an orchestra’, acting as a motivator, a leader and a second coach to the rowers. At GTBC, everybody learns to cox, regardless of size, through regular dedicated coxing events.


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