Archbishop of York to Name ‘Constantine The Great’
Small Boats Head – Entries Update
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 […]
Nottingham Autumn Heads 2017
We now have over 300 entries, Division 1 is full, Division 3 is nearly full, there is plenty of space in Division 2 – entries close at 10am on Sunday, so get yourselves to BROE asap!
Small Boats Head – Entries Now Open!
It may have been a chilly and windy October day, but that didn’t stop YCRC at the Nottingham Autumn Heads, raced on the River Trent over the weekend. Kicking off Division 1 (Nottingham Sculling Head) was a trio of intrepid scullers, Margit, Astrid and Anne, who battled it out over 4.5km. Anne and Margit won […]
Pairs Head 2017
York Small Boats Head is open for entries on BROE2. To be rowed over 3000m upstream, in three divisions, under the new BR competition framework. Please find attached the poster for the event here We look forward to hearing from you soon!
YCRC at the 32nd Traversée de Paris
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 – […]
York 50+ Rowing Taster Session
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 […]
Autumn Sculls Final Results
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 […]
Autumn Sculls – FINAL DRAW now available
Congratulations to all winners at yesterday’s autumn sculls! Please contact us on email@example.com 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 […]
YCRC success at North of England Sprint Rowing Championships
The final draw for our Autumn Sculls event on Saturday 16th September 2017 is now available on our events page, along with competitor instructions and important safety information. It will be cool and possibly showery so crews should make sure they have warm waterproof clothing. We look forward to seeing you on the day!
YCRC rowers had a fantastic day at the North of England Sprint Rowing Championships on 2nd September, bringing back an impressive medal haul. Hosted by Hollingworth Lake RC on the 2nd September, the Sprint Championships was one last chance to race over 500m before the long kilometres of winter begin. After a busy summer of racing, […]