Small Boats Head – Provisional Start Order

The provisional start order of the 2017 York Small Boats head is now available on our events page. We’re expecting a clear cold day so please ensure all crew members are wearing suitable kit, especially for the marshaling area. We expect the final draw to be available by no later than Friday

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Archbishop of York to Name ‘Constantine The Great’
Photo: D. Gray.

We are delighted to announce that The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York, will name our newest boat ‘Constantine the Great’ in a ceremony to be held outside York Minster, and in front of the statue of the Emperor Constantine himself, on Saturday 18th November at 10.15am. Constantine, an heavyweight […]

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Pairs Head 2017

A flotilla of YCRC 2-person crews headed to London this weekend for the annual Pairs Head, with a host of different 2xs from across the squads (J18, WJ18, MixMasB/C and WMas D/E) as well as an intrepid 2- from our senior men. Conditions were fair for the racers, and the race passed without incident – […]

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YCRC at the 32nd Traversée de Paris

Allez les Anglaises!! Two YCRC crews crossed the channel this year to complete the Traversée de Paris: 28km from the far west of Paris to the centre, round the Isle de la Cité, and back again. Joining 250 other boats, this was the third time our ladies had made the trip to the event which […]

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York 50+ Rowing Taster Session

As part of the 2017 York 50+ Festival, on 5th October YCRC held a special rowing taster session for those looking for a new way to keep active and meet new people. Participants toured out boathouse, and were put through their paces on the ergs before taking to the water in Shambles for an introduction […]

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Autumn Sculls Final Results

Congratulations to all winners at yesterday’s autumn sculls! Please contact us on if you have any feedback good or bad. The final results can be found here, or on our events page Remember to follow us on Twitter for the fastest updates on our events. See you again for York Small Boats Head on […]

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