Meet the Coaches

Jamie Smith

Head Coach

We recently appointed Jamie Smith as Head of Rowing. An experienced Tideway coach who has coached crews to win medal at HORR, WEHORR, Fours Head, Pairs Head, SHORR, Nat Schools, HWR, BUCS, EUSA, Nat Champs, Home Countries, and much more. He has coached crews to the final of Henley Royal Regatta.

Jackie Eastwood

Sculling Coach

Jackie is a very experienced international sculler and canoeist with many years coaching experience. She is available to coach those wanting to start sculling for the first time, or returning to the sport, individually or in small groups.

Trusted Assistants

Fred & Red

The Captain’s dogs who love riding on the front of the launch, chasing ducks and swimming in the river. They know nothing about rowing but enjoy hours of entertainment chasing balls along the beach at QBC.