Rowing APPG

First Registered: 23/12/2015 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To support the sport of rowing.

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Recent Documents related to Rowing

1. Fulham Reach Boat Club - written evidence
15/01/2019 - Inquiry: The Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: the potential of young people through rowing. We believe that rowing provides a unique experience to help

2. GCSE physical education
10/09/2019 - Department for Education
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Found: be assessed with camogie Lacrosse Netball Rowing Cannot be assessed with sculling, canoeing or

3. Burway Rowing Club Head 2020: river restriction notice
06/12/2019 - Environment Agency (EA)
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Found: Burway Rowing Club Head 2020: river restriction notice - GOV.UK

4. MAIB investigation report 2-2019: Failure of a throw bag rescue line
31/01/2019 - Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB)
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Found: rescue line during a capsize drill on an unnamed rowing boat Widnes, UK 24 March 2018 SUMMARY On the

5. MAIB investigation report 2-2017: Toby Wallace
01/02/2017 - Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB)
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Found: investigation of the fatal man overboard from the ocean rowing boat Toby Wallace North Atlantic Ocean 14 February

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Recent Speeches related to Rowing

1. Sport: Women in Rowing
05/03/2015 - Grand Committee

1: afterwards.The times of patronising women’s rowing have long gone. It is a sport that has earned the - Speech Link

2. Cornish Wrestling
12/06/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: have seen a huge resurgence in the sport of gig rowing. We are proud in Cornwall to be home to those historical - Speech Link

3. Rivers: Discharges
13/01/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: wildlife, looking out for the seals and rowing on the river, from the rowing clubs that have grown up alongside - Speech Link

4. Football: Women’s World Cup
08/07/2015 - Lords Chamber

1: the netball world cup. Rowing, too, is a great success story: 26% of people rowing are women, and the biggest - Speech Link

5. UK Sport: Elite Sport Funding
18/01/2018 - Grand Committee

1: in the United Kingdom’s premier Olympic sport of rowing, not so much at grass roots as more semi-submerged - Speech Link

6. Immigration Skills Charge (Amendment) Regulations 2020
07/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: guidance.Take as an example the world of rowing. As I understand it, somebody like Sir Steve Redgrave - Speech Link

7. Oral Answers to Questions
21/06/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: it needs because it is registered under British rowing, which is a very different type of sport. Will - Speech Link
2: learn, Mr Speaker, that I did in fact do some gig rowing last year, when I was in Mousehole in Cornwall - Speech Link

8. Local Sporting Heroes
13/11/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: Helene Raynsford.Helene is a world-class rowing champion and also a Paralympic champion. Her involvement - Speech Link
2: the Member for Henley (John Howell) spoke about rowing, boxing, blood, sweat and tears and being the person - Speech Link

9. Oral Answers to Questions
05/09/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: particular, it has been reported that the UK is rowing back from the “legally operable” solutions to avoiding - Speech Link

10. Sport: Governance
04/12/2014 - Lords Chamber

1: premier sport—rowing. I declare an interest as co-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Rowing Group. I remember - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Rowing
Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Karl McCartney Portrait
Karl McCartney
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Lincoln
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lord Thomas of Gresford Portrait
Lord Thomas of Gresford
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 3rd June 2016
Edward Leigh Portrait
Edward Leigh
Vice Chair
Conservative - Gainsborough
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Rebecca Pow Portrait
Rebecca Pow
Vice Chair
Conservative - Taunton Deane
Joined: 23rd December 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Karl McCartney MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: karl.mccartney.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Mark Ramsdale, MR Sport, c/o Karl McCarney MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Email: secretary@parliamentaryrowing.org

Secretariat:

MR Sport acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.markramsdale.com/

Group's Website:

http://parliamentaryrowing.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
4 Feb 2020
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/02/2020 To : 03/02/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
4 Feb 2020
Source
MR Sport
Description
MR Sport is paid by RowUK to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 04/02/2020 To : 03/02/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
11 Jul 2018
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2018 To : 10/07/2019
Value
£6,001
Date
11 Jul 2017
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2017 To : 10/07/2018
Value
£19,501
Date
25 Nov 2016
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 25/11/2016 To : 24/11/2017
Value
£16,501
Date
25 Nov 2015
Source
MR Group
Description
Secretariat   From : 25/11/2015 To : 24/11/2016
Value
£15,001
Financial Benefits Received
Date
1 May 2018
Source
British Rowing
Value
£6,000
Date
29 Mar 2018
Source
Isobel Pollock Hulf
Value
£2,500
Date
8 Sep 2016
Source
International Sports Promotion Society
Value
£33,000
Former APPG Officers
Matthew Offord Portrait
Matthew Offord
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Hendon
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Paddick Portrait
Lord Paddick
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 2nd May 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
John Stevenson Portrait
John Stevenson
Officer
Conservative - Carlisle
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 28th April 2016