Autumn Sculls Now Open For Entries

Entries are now open for York Autumn Sculls, held on the Ouse on the 30th September. 4.5km downstream, raced in 1x, 2x, and 4x, this friendly event is a great way to start your head season and set a benchmark for 2018/19. Entries will close at noon on the 22nd September, or sooner if capacity […]

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York 50+ Festival – Rowing Taster Sessions Signup

Once again York City Rowing Club is supporting the York 50+ festival by offering a taster rowing event.  This year’s rowing event will be on Thursday 4th October, starting at 09:00. The rowing taster session will be offered by York City Rowing Club’s Leisure group, which welcomes people of all ages and aspirations and, through relaxed […]

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British Rowing Sculling Festival 2018 – A Competitor’s View

Earlier this month, women’s senior squad member Helen Waller, along with student summer members Beth Grant of Northumbria Uni and Emma Wilson of Leicester Uni, made the trip to Holme Pierrepoint to represent YCRC at the British Sculling Festival. Helen, competing in the U23 women’s event came a fab 9/17 rowers overall, and Beth and […]

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Henley Masters 2018

The top class racing at Henley didn’t end with Henley Royal – Henley Masters Regatta took place on the famous boomed course on the 13th and 14th July, and YCRC crews were out in force this year in the small boats. Our intrepid scullers started the regatta off early on Friday morning, with Darren racing […]

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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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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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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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