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The Committee help to run the club and enable us to continue to grow in both size and success. This is the Committee for 2016/17:

Captain, Jo Broadhurst, sets the overall direction for the club & coaches. Makes the decisions on boats and crews, enters crews for races and sets the weekly outing plan. Sits on the Boathouse Executive and ensures BBLRC continuity from season to season.

Deputy Captain, Sarah Powell, looks after the fleet and organises boat maintenance. Also manages the technical side of things (email lists, sign up forms and direct debits for subs).

Vice Captain, Sian Kunert, assists decisions and organises the Get fit and row Courses and annual Training camp.

Novice Captain, shared between Shannon Berry and Miranda Cassini, look after newcomers to the club and manage the Novice squad.

Treasurer, Varsha Dadlani, in charge of all our money! Keeps the accounts and helps us to make financial decisions

Webmistress, Anna Costantini, responsible for keeping the website up to date with the BBL’s various goings on.

Social Secretaries, Hannah Steedman & Penny Cox,  organise events throught the year and liaise with Cygnet Social Secretary for joint socials. Michelle is also in charge of kit.

Safety Advisor Helena Smith & Michelle Weiss, contact for any safety related questions, incident reporting, navigation rules etc.

Secretary Helena Smith, keeps records of members details and minutes meetings.

Details of minutes of meetings are available in our member area. This is a password protected area, if you are a member and would like to access, please contact the webmistress.