In accordance with British Rowing’s ‘Safeguarding and Protecting Children Policy’, the organising committee of the Weybridge Winter Head believes that the welfare and wellbeing of all children is paramount. All children, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion or ability, have equal rights to safety and protection. All suspicions, concerns and allegations of harm will be taken seriously and responded to swiftly and appropriately.

A Welfare Officer for the competition will be appointed annually and will act as the point of contact for any concerns or allegations. Their contact number will be posted in the boating areas of Cowey Sale and Walton Rowing Club throughout the duration of the competition.


Welfare Officer: 07974 090881

BR Child Protection Officer (CPO): 020 8237 6700

NSPCC: 0808 800 5000

Local police: 0845 125 2222

Please initially report any concerns to the Welfare Officer.

Last modified: 3rd January 2018