Ever thought of becoming the new Steven Redgrave or Matthew Pinsent, rowing your way to Olympic gold?
It's gonna take plenty of training, but what's stopping you from get started right now?
Below are a list of contact details to help you so go on, take a break from surfing the web and get on board a boat near you!
Amateur Rowing Association (ARA)
The ARA is the governing body for the sport of rowing in Great Britain and is responsible for the organisation and development of rowing in England.
6 Lower Mall, Hammersmith, London, W6 9DJ. Tel: 020 8237 6700
Fax: 020 8237 6749
There are 11 regional divisions of the ARA in England - find the one nearest to where you live and you'll be rowing before you can say Steven Redgrave!
Co. Durham, DL16 6TN.
Tel: 0870 1644 777
Terry Edwards, 4 Warren Avenue, Eldwick, Bingley, W. Yorks. Tel: 0870 1644 778
- Lancashire and Greater Manchester
S Darnbrough, 26 Craiglands, Rochdale, Lancs. OL16 4RA. Tel: 0870 1644 779
- Cheshire, Merseyside and North Staffs
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
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
29 Castle Drive, Maidenhead, Berks. SL6 6DB. Tel: 0870 1644 794
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
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