2017 Annual YCRC Awards

The 2017 Annual Dinner last weekend was an excellent way to reflect on the many achievements of all YCRC members over the past year, and to look forward to 2018 inspired to continue to build upon this success. The annual awards, selected by the squad captains, are an opportunity for the outstanding achievements and commitment […]

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Raise money for YCRC while you shop for Christmas

You can now shop and raise money for YCRC at the same time through EasyFundraising. Whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be collecting free donations for York City Rowing Club.  There are over 3,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation, […]

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Volunteers of the Year 2017 – Kathy and Martin Pickard

Clubs across the country know that their operation and events are only possible through the commitment of an army of volunteers who give their time and expertise to ensure that others enjoy rowing. In recognition of the vital contributions made by our volunteers, the YCRC committee have established a  ‘Volunteer of the Year’ award, and […]

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Small Boats Head 2017 Roundup

On a busy day of brilliant sunshine but low temperatures, the York Small Boats Head 2017 was a roaring success. With 34 clubs and 347 crews racing over 3 divisions, the racing came thick and fast, but due to the hard work of the YCRC army of volunteers, the day went off without a hitch […]

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Archbishop of York Names ‘Constantine The Great’

York City Rowing Club’s purple, black and gold blazers lit up the Minster and three cheers rang out last Saturday morning (18th) as The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York, named York City Rowing Club’s newest boat ‘Constantine the Great’ in front of the statue of the Emperor Constantine himself. […]

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Small Boats Head Results

Final results from York Small Boats Head 2017 are here Thanks to everyone for a super days racing, see you next year.  

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York City Rowing Club is a large, successful and friendly rowing club based in the centre of York. The Club with over 150 years of heritage and boasts over 250 members of all abilities , from beginners through to elite athletes. The membership includes rowers of all ages from teenagers to those in their 80s. OUR MISSION? To offer an inclusive, safe and supportive environment for rowers of all skills and abilities where everyone is encouraged to be the best that they can be.

Captains and coordinators

Meet the captains and coordinators at YCRC

Dan Lewis

Dan Lewis

Club Captain

    Carl Barker

    Carl Barker

    Captain of Men's Rowing

    Sophy Nicholson

    Sophy Nicholson

    Captain of Women's Rowing

      Phil Jones

      Phil Jones

      Junior Coordinator

        Hilary Howe

        Hilary Howe

        Leisure & Progression Organiser

        The Boathouse, West Esplanade, York, YO1 6FZ
        Email and telephone
        E-mail: admin@ycrc.co.uk Phone:01904 623959‎