Fantastic Rowing Club
This review is especially helpful for those who have or use the following: Walking Aid, Wheelchair
Marlow Rowing Club is well equipped for both able bodied and disabled visitors. As a rowing club Marlow provides everything from learn to row courses through to championship squads. The building has a fabulous club room which is available to hire for functions with stunning views of the Thames, the picturesque bridge at Marlow and All Saint's Church.
Transport & Parking
MRC is accessed via road and has it's own small tarmac car park. There is one disabled space next to the main front door.
Although the building is across 3 floors there is a lift to access all floors. There is dedicated changing and shower room for disabled visitors and a seperate disabled toilet on the first floor next to the gym. All of the facilities and toilets are well signed. Doors are wide and easily opened. Floors are hard and corridors are kept free of clutter. There is step free access throughout the club even down to the pontoons on the river. Basically there is no impedement to access. It's so refereshing to go to a club that is fully accessible.
There is a toilet and an accessible shower room. The toilet is arge and easy to manouver in. There are plenty of grab rails. For those needing more space there is a larger shower room available. The room has an accessible shower and toilet. The toilets are easy to find and clearly signposted.
MRC Para Rowing squad is staffed by a small team of dedicated volunteers. The team do their utmost to help every disabled rower reach their full potential. There is specialist equipment available to allow disabled rowers to get the best from their sport. Everyone is welcoming and very accomodating. The squad has a fantastic atmosphere.