YCRC at Head of the Charles 2018

It’s on many rowers’ bucket list, but what is it like to race the Head of the Charles? This autumn, two of our Leisure and Progression rowers, Hilary & Paula, found out as they crossed the pond to race in a gorgeous Massachusetts fall. Hilary takes up the story… The Head of the Charles Regatta, […]

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York Small Boats Head 2018 Now Open For Entries!

York Small Boats Head 2018, which will take place on the 18th November, is now open for entries via BROE2 until the 10th November. Secure you place quick – we will close the entries early if we reach out limit. The poster can be found on our York Small Boats Head page, where we will […]

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York 50+ Festival – Rowing Taster Sessions *FULL*

**UPDATE: All places are now full! Sorry if you missed out. We’ll let you know via our social media channels if any become available If you would still like to find out more about the exciting sport of rowing please come along on Thursday 4th October from 11:00 for coffee, cake and a chat.*** Once […]

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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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