List of rowing clubs on the River Wear

The River Wear is home to a number of sports rowing clubs. These clubs are based in Durham, Chester-le-Street and Sunderland. All clubs are members of British Rowing and all the Durham College clubs are members of Durham College Rowing.


In Durham, there are a number of clubs based on the river.

Club Blade colours Boat code
Butler College Boat Club   BTL
Collingwood College Boat Club   COC
Durham Amateur Rowing Club   DUR
Durham Constabulary Rowing Club   DMC
Durham High School for Girls Blue blade with gold chevron DUH
Durham School Boat Club   DUS
Grey College Boat Club   GRC
Durham University Boat Club   DUB
Hatfield College Boat Club   HAT
Hild & Bede Boat Club   SHB
St Aidan's College Boat Club   AID
St Chad's College Boat Club   SCH
St Cuthbert's Society Boat Club   SCB
St John's College Boat Club   SJC
St Leonard's School   SLS
St Mary's College Boat Club   SMC
Trevelyan College Boat Club   TRV
University College Boat Club   UCD
Ustinov College Boat Club   UST
Van Mildert Boat Club   VAN


In Chester-le-Street there is one club on the river:

Club Blade colours Boat code
Chester-le-Street Amateur Rowing Club   CLS


In Sunderland there are two rowing clubs:

Club Blade colours Boat code
Sunderland City Rowing Club Light blue blade with dark blue tip CSN
Sunderland University Rowing Club Blue blade with gold tip USN

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