Junior Tideway Success and End of Head Season Roundup

Whilst the Beasts from the East laid claim to a number of heads across the country in the first part of 2018, including Yorkshire Rowing’s Yorkshire Head, YCRC crews grabbed every chance they could to shine. February saw YCRC kicking off 2018 at Tyne Head, with our junior squad bringing home not only WJ15x+, J184x- […]

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Lucy Edmunds Named Young Sportswoman of the Year – Again!

York City junior Lucy Edmunds has been named as the city’s Young Sportswoman of the Year at the Active York Sports Awards – for the second year running! She was nominated for the award by the club after having a very successful 2017, when she was selected to represent Great Britain three times and came […]

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Entries Open for York Spring Regatta 2018

Spring has sprung, and entries have opened for York Spring Regatta! Head on over to BROE to secure your seat for a great day’s racing over 1km and all boat classes in the heart of York. Important documents for the regatta will be uploaded here.  

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Jason’s Marathon Effort for Cancer Research UK

Whilst all eyes were on the Tideway last weekend, one of our members took on the epic challenge of erging his way through the marathon distance in aid of Cancer Research UK’s Great Row back at the YCRC boathouse. The Great Row challenges rowers to row a marathon during March, at their own pace, either […]

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Entries Open for Yorkshire Head 2018

Entries for the Yorkshire Rowing 2018 Yorkshire Head on the 4th March are now open on BROE. Raced over 5000m in 2 divisions on the River Ouse from Rawcliffe Landing to Lendal Bridge, in the heart of York, this is your annual chance to race around the Clifton Bends in all boat classes. Entries open […]

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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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York City Rowing Club is a large, successful and friendly rowing club based in the centre of York. The Club with over 150 years of heritage and boasts over 250 members of all abilities , from beginners through to elite athletes. The membership includes rowers of all ages from teenagers to those in their 80s. OUR MISSION? To offer an inclusive, safe and supportive environment for rowers of all skills and abilities where everyone is encouraged to be the best that they can be.

Captains and coordinators

Meet the captains and coordinators at YCRC

Dan Lewis

Dan Lewis

Club Captain

    Carl Barker

    Carl Barker

    Captain of Men's Rowing

    Sophy Nicholson

    Sophy Nicholson

    Captain of Women's Rowing

      Phil Jones

      Phil Jones

      Junior Coordinator

        Hilary Howe

        Hilary Howe

        Leisure & Progression Organiser

        The Boathouse, West Esplanade, York, YO1 6FZ
        Email and telephone
        E-mail: admin@ycrc.co.uk Phone:01904 623959‎