Fawley Quad at Henley Royal Regatta 2018

Henley Royal Regatta is the highlight of the rowing calendar, attracting crews from around the world to race head to head on the Thames, and YCRC were there to race in the yellow, purple, and gold for the Fawley Challenge Cup for Junior Quadruple Sculls last weekend. The quad of Luca Machado, Aiden Wilson, Alfie […]

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NEW 2018 Evening Taster Session Dates Added

Due to popular demand, we have added two new evening taster session dates for those wanting to try out rowing with YCRC, on the 26th July and 9th August, 6-8pm. During one of these sessions, you’ll be shown around the boathouse, put through your paces on a rowing machine, and taken for a paddle on […]

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Bradford Sprint Regatta 2018

Bradford Sprint Regatta lived up to its reputation last weekend as a fabulous 600m splash and dash in the glorious summer weather. YCRC sent a large squad to this ever-popular event on the 30th June, and they brought home just a few pots… From the senior squads, Jez continued his winning ways in the 1x […]

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YCRC rowers selected for British Rowing Power 8s

YCRC are delighted to announce that five of our senior rowers have been selected to represent Team Newcastle in the inaugural British Rowing Power 8s sprint on Bristol Harbour on the 22nd July. The sprint event will see teams from eight cities – Bristol, Cambridge, Exeter, London, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham and Oxford – battle it […]

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YCRC at Henley Women’s Regatta 2018

It was a sunny weekend on the Thames as two YCRC crews travelled to race at Henley Women’s Regatta, one of the higlights of the rowing calendar. After a winter and spring of hard work, an ‘aspirational’ quadruple scull of Sophy Nicholson, Helen Waller, Helen Sneath and Louise Hawkyard, and a junior double scull of […]

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York Summer Regatta Success for YCRC

Held in the centre of York, York Summer Regatta saw nearly 200 crews from clubs from as far afield as Cambridge come together for a day’s worth of racing in the glorious sunshine on the 24th June. YCRC crews had a fantastic day, winning 23 out of the 51 events, many wins coming from our […]

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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