For experienced rowers: After you have completed our application form, you will be offered a free session to assess your ability with an experienced crew. We will then determine if you can join immediately.
Have a go: We offer one free session to see if you want to explore gig rowing more fully.
What next: If you decide that you would like to progress we are the only gig club that offer a British Rowing ‘Explore Rowing Learn to Row Scheme’ This covers Safety, clothing and Equipment, Technique and Terminology and is delivered by experienced members of the club and you automatically get 3 months membership of British Rowing.
Cost: We charge £25 for 6 one and a half hour session at the end of which you gain a ‘Learn To Row Passport’ which is transefable between equivalent club. £10 covers British Rowing registration and the Passport.
Membership: After completing the course if you decide you want to apply for membership you will receive a £15 discount off your subscription.
The next course: If you would like to register please email Simon Thompson at email@example.com
Facilities: We have a brand new gig storage shed, paid for by an ‘Inspired Facilities’ grant from Sport England where we store our gigs. This also has a mezzanine floor for storing ergoes which can be used by club members. We also have access to a beach storage shed where we store our oars
Gigs: We have 3 wooden gigs, one of which is kept off site for racing, and two which are kept in our boat shed. We also have 2 Plastic training gigs which have been purchased through an ‘Explore rowing’ funded project in partnership with Truro and Penwith College.
Skiff and Flash boats: These are stored in the beach as well and are use to introduce our juniors, 8 – 15 year olds, to rowing. Adult club members also have access through additional training, to these boats.
Rates for 2018
We are changing our membership year following the survey of members that took place earlier in the year. The full membership year will run from 1 July to 30 June. To manage the interim, we are asking members to pay for six months membership, the rate in brackets below.
Single Adult: £114 (6 months £57)
Dual Adult: £216 (2 adults living at the same address) (6 months £108)
Family: £234 (parent/(s) and their children under 16 years and under (6 months £117)
Junior: (Aged 16 or under): £30 (6 months £15)
Young Adult (17 years and over and Full Time Higher Education Student or first year Apprentice): £54 (6 months £27)
We are now much more in an electronic age, and therefore please pay your fees using online banking. If you must pay by cheque or cash, please make arrangements with the membership secretary.
Direct payment via “Faster Payments” or “BACS”
Name: Flushing & Mylor Pilot Gig Club (you may have to shorten this to Flushing&Mylor PGC as some banks have an 18 character limit)
Sort code: 30-95-75
Account no: 24794968
Please put your name in the reference “Firstname Surname subs” on the transfer so we can resolve payments on the bank statement
By PayPal – see links below
If paying by BACS or PayPal please drop an email to membership @fmpgc.org and , fill out a renewal form either on-line, or by printing out the pdf copy attached and give, post or email it to Frances.
These are obviously always gratefully received! Please use the links below or contact committee @fmpgc.org if you would like to make a payment by cheque or online via BACS.
|Donations and gifts…|
|An amount of your choice|
|6 thole pins|
|A seat cushion (save a sore behind)||Click to donate £25.00|
|Sponsor – a – boat|
Renewal Form for Existing (2018) Members
N.B. If you have any issues using this form, it can also be printed from here.
Please complete this form if you were already a member for 2017. Please indicate below how you will pay (or have paid) your membership fees.