Entries Open for Yorkshire Head 2018

Entries for the Yorkshire Rowing 2018 Yorkshire Head on the 4th March are now open on BROE. Raced over 5000m in 2 divisions on the River Ouse from Rawcliffe Landing to Lendal Bridge, in the heart of York, this is your annual chance to race around the Clifton Bends in all boat classes. Entries open […]

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New Defibrillator Installed at YCRC

Club members may have noticed the shiny yellow box outside the main boat bay doors – a new Automated External Defibrillator (AED) has been installed! The AED, whose purchase was funded by a generous grant from Micklegate Ward, will not only safeguard the rowers who boat from YCRC, but the rest of the York community, […]

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YCRC Juniors at BRIC 2017

On 9th Dec Astrid and Maximus travelled to the Velo Park and the Olympic park in London to compete at the British Indoor Rowing Championships together with over 2,100 other competitors. Maximus competed in the J13 category which meant 3 minute ergo race. He finished 12th out of 21, an amazing achievement in his first […]

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YCRC at Scullers Head 2017

It was a cold one this year for the Vesta Scullers Head on the Tideway on the 2nd December, but all those freezing Yorkshire mornings had obviously paid off, as our small but dedicated band of YCRC scullers took on the (this year) tricksy tides… A good set of results all round: Ben, rowing Senior […]

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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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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