Boat types

Many boats will be of a type that have been entered in the race in previous years. A list of the main types of boat in previous races can be found below. If your boat is one of these types, please use the Type Name as written in this list. If your type of boat is not on the list, please give it a type-name you consider appropriate.

Burlsden GigHome Counties Gig
Celtic LongboatPangbourne Big Gig
Cornish Pilot GigPembrokeshire Longboat
Cornish Pilot Gig GRPRiver Teign Seine Boat
Drascombe GigRiver Teign Rowboat 20′
East Coast SkiffSalter Skiff
GRR Jolly BoatSkerry
Hartford 18Solent Galley
Gravesend Clayton SkiffSt Ayles Skiff
Felixtowe Clayton SkiffThames Racing Skiff
Hanningfield Hybrid GigThames Rosalind Skiff
Harker’s Yard GigThames Triple Skiff
Hawaiian OutriggerThames Waterman Cutter

NB  If your boat has not taken part in the Great River Race since 2009 you might be asked to complete a Measurement Form. 

It is important that we have this information about your boat to accurately calculate its handicap for the race.