British Rowing Masters Championship 2018
YCRC at 2018 British Masters Championships. Photo: S. Goodall.

A flotilla of masters boats headed to Nottingham this past weekend to take part in the British Rowing Masters Championships 2018, and came home laden with a raft of medals! Saturday dawned bright and early with our scullers taking to the water in small boats across the age categories and levels of experience.  The famed […]

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Chester Regatta 2018
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Our juniors and seniors had a fantastic day at Chester Regatta last weekend, racing in good conditions and getting their hands (briefly) on some impressive silverware. The 4- of Joey, Dan, Tristan and Simon, along with Jez in the 1x, won their events, all the sweeter as Dan and Tristan are only in their first […]

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Peterborough Spring & Met 2018
Liz & Louise, winners of the WF2x at Peterborough Spring Regatta 2018. Photo: R. Inglis.

YCRC were in multi-lane action again this weekend, at Dorney for the Metropolitan Regatta and Peterborough, for their Spring Regatta. Ben raced his single both days of the Met Regatta, a regatta that is a national highlight and key milestone on the way to Henley Royal and Henley Women’s Regatta. Racing on the Saturday in […]

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Nottingham City, Club & Masters and NSR 2018
Women's Band3 4x winners at Nottingham City Regatta 2018

It was another busy weekend of hard multi-lane racing for YCRC crews from across the squads YCRC sent two crews to National School’s Regatta at Dorney Lake: Lucy and Katharina in the Champ 2x, and the Boy’s J184x. One of the highlights of the junior racing season, the regatta always produces tight racing of a […]

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Durham City & Tees Regattas 2018
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YCRC continued their winning ways in May at Durham and Tees Regatta. A large fleet of juniors and seniors headed to the always-competitive Durham City Regatta, and came back with an impressive list of wins. Our quads in particular made a massive impact , coming home with wins in the J184x-, J14 4x+, J13x+, WJ154x+, and Sen […]

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2017 Annual YCRC Awards
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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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Archbishop of York Names ‘Constantine The Great’
The Archbishop, the Emperor and Dad's Army.

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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