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The club fees are for the 2021/22 academic year. Fees are set by the club and are subject to change the following academic year.

Club Background

Cardiff Met Boat Club welcomes all students from complete beginners through to elite level athletes. The club has been running for several years and benefited from support by Welsh Rowing in 2015 to become a fully established club.

Previously based at Llandaff rowing club we have now moved to run our water session from Channel View Leisure Centre at Cardiff Bay and have our Erg and Strength & Conditioning sessions on the Cyncoed Campus and Welsh Rowing High Performance Unit.

We compete in 3 BUCS events each year along with other heads and regattas across the country.


Training times for beginners:

Monday 18:00 (NIAC)

Wednesday 10:00-12:00 (Water)

Thursday 18:00 (NIAC)

Saturday 10:00- 12:00 (Water)

Sunday 10:00- 12:00 (Water)

* session times may change with time of year


Recent Success:

3rd - 4x IM at BUCS head,

1st - 1x Elite Monmouth Regatta, 

1st - 1x Novice Monmouth Regatta,

5th - 2x Champ at BUCS Regatta,

2nd - Womens lightweight Welsh Indoors,

3rd - Womens Fresher Welsh Indoors.


Club Contacts

President - Abby Retallick

Vice President - Louisa Franco

Mens Vice Captain- 

Womens Vice Captain - Olivia Everett

To get in touch with the club please follow us on our instagram, twitter feed or email


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