UWRC Head of the Severn

Sunday 2 February 2020

Entries close 3pm Saturday 25 January 2019


Directions - Worcester

The location of the car park for the event can be found here. It is the large area in the middle of the racecourse track, reached from the right hand side, through the car park.

The address of the boathouse is

Worcester Rowing Club
The Boathouse,
Grandstand Road,
Worcester WR1 3EJ

Worcester is well served with good road links including two Motorway junctions. Probably the easiest route to the Rowing Club is to leave the M5 at junction 7 then follow the signs towards the City centre, once in the City proceed towards the Racecourse which is well signposted. The Rowing Club is to be found between the Race course and the river on Grandstand Road. For race day car parks, signs will posted to show you the way.

Directions - Gloucester


The address of the venue FOR TRAILERS ONLY is

David Hook Way

The area marked in the below image is NOT suitable for cars (it is waterlogged). Please see the information below the picture for cars. Trailers should still park on the section marked in blue. Please do not attempt to take ANY vehicles to the trailer area that are not towing - not even for athlete drop-off.
Parking map 1

Please park trailers in this line and only leave enough space for unloading. Boats should be moved off the tarmac for rigging please

Car parking

Due to the water logged parking, please can ALL non towing cars park either at Protyre, or on Empire Way (opposite Gloucester Rowing Club). Both are marked here.

The address for GRC is:

The Boat House
Bristol Rd

The carparks in front of closed businesses may be useable for some cars

The boating/rigging area is accessible by crossing the bridge at Hemptsed Lane



Future event dates

  • 03 February 2019
  • 02 February 2020
  • 07 February 2021

  • Sponsors

    This year, Stitch Rowing Clothing are sponsoring the new medals that we are offering to event winners!

    We are very grateful to M&M Meats for their continued support of our event. They help us provide a high quality barbecue to our competitors and spectators at great prices!

    Please contact us if you would like to sponsor a category, or the event!

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