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The Amateur Rowing Association is the governing body for the sport of rowing in Great Britain.
The ARA is responsible for the organisation and development of the sport.
There are 11 regional divisions of the ARA in England.
Cheshire, Merseyside and North Staffs
- Lancashire and Greater Manchester
S Darnbrough, 26 Craiglands, Rochdale, Lancs. OL16 4RA. Tel: 0870 1644 779
J C Davies
1 St Johns Road, Queen Park, Chester, CH4 7AL. Tel: 0870 1644 780
- Paul Fenoulhet, 3 Wyke Lane, Farndon, Newark, Notts, NG24 3SP.
Tel: 0870 1644 781
- Christopher Anton, 27 Haughton Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, B20 3LE.
Tel: 0870 1644 782
- Huntingdon, Peterborough and Bedford
53 Purbeck Close, Bedford. MK41 9DX. T.0870 1644 783.
- Cambridge University
R Phelps, 63 Greenside Road, London. W12 9JQ. Tel: 0870 1644 784
- East Anglia
97 Bures Road, Great Cornard, Sudbury. Tel: 0870 1644 785
- Lea Valley and Essex
Neil Fryer, 1a Salisbury Road, Hoddesdon, Herts. EN11 0HY. Tel: 0870 1644 796
- Oxford University
T G Dillon, 81 Harpsden Road, Henley-on-Thames, Oxon. RG9 1ED. Tel: 0870 1644 786
- Upper Thames
Mrs B Wilson
Box Cottage, 46 Church Way, Iffley, Oxford. OX4 4EB. Tel: 0870 1644 787
P Moore, 3 Melksham Close, Lower Earley, Reading, Berks. RG6 4AU. Tel: 0870 1644 788
- Middle Thames
Robins Hill, Chiltern Road, Marlow SL7 2PW. Tel: 0870 1644 789
- Staines and Molesey
Richard Stanhope, 48 Ormond Drive, Hampton, Middx TW12 2TN. Tel: 0870 1644 790
- Kingston and Twickenham
25 Silver Birch Close, Woodham, Surrey. KT15 3QW. Tel: 0870 1644 791
- Chiswick and Mortlake
Ken Williams, 2 Melbourne Road, London SW19 3BA. Tel: 0870 1644 792
- University of London
Mrs J Dibden, 48 College Road, Epsom, Surrey KT17 4HL. Tel: 0870 1644 793
- Barnes and Hammersmith
Mrs M Adams
29 Castle Drive, Maidenhead, Berks. SL6 6DB. Tel: 0870 1644 794
C D Riches
Westminster School, 17 Dean's Yard, London. SW1 3PB. Tel: 0870 1644 795
Paul Knight, 39a Thelstan Road, Clive Vale, Hastings, east Sussex TN35 5JB Tel: 0870 1644 798
Robert Taylor, Melaise, London Road, Sayers Common, West Sussex. BN6 9HX. Tel: 0870 1644 797
Hampshire and Dorset
51 Riverway, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 2QQ Tel: 0870 1644 799
Wayside, 31 Cowslip Road, Broadstone, Dorset. BH18 9QZ. Tel: 0870 1644 800
The Beeches, Dunchideock, Exeter. EX2 9TZ. Tel: 0870 1644 801
The National Rowing Academy at Strathclyde Park, Motherwell, was opened on 7 June 2002 and has great facilities.
- National Rowing Academy
Strathclyde Park, Motherwell,
Tel :01698 250206
Callum MacDonald@Scottish rowing
Iain Somerside (Director)
5 Camstradden Drive West, Glasgow, G61 4AJ. Tel: 0141 810 4664
- Senior men and women - Mike Hnartiw Tel: 01222 210233
- Junior men - Martyn Kelly (WARA chairman) Tel: 01633 660414
- Junior women - Kate Callaghan: Tel: 0467 327961
- Welsh national coach - Damian Hammond: Tel:07979 694557
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