Tideway Success for YCRC
Training while the club is closed is hard. The uncertainty and changing advice makes continuing to train both a physical and mental challenge – perhaps the toughest you’ve faced yet. If you’re feeling isolated please know you are not the only one and the purple army are right here with you in spirit. The advice […]
Medal Rush at the World Masters for YCRC
The end of 2019 brought a flurry of Tideway success for YCRC with six pennant wins across three events and the honour of receiving the discretionary Davison Award from the Fuller’s Head of the River Fours. First down to London were the brave souls racing at Pairs Head, notorious for tricky weather conditions. Luckily 6th […]
York Autumn Sculls 29th September – Entries Open
Nine YCRC members made the journey to the World Rowing Master’s Regatta held on Lake Velence, near Budapest, Hungary from 11-15 September. YCRC has become a regular competitor in this international regatta, attended by over 3200 athletes from around the world aged from 27 to 80+ and held in venues across the world. The previous […]
Silver and Bronze for YCRC Juniors at BRJC 2019
Entries for the 2019 York Autumn Sculls are now open! Raced over 4,500m from Rawcliffe to Old Boathouse downstream, it’s a friendly way to ease back into Head Season. New for this year is a 1/2 Mile Head division for open 4x+ and 4+ – head to the event page for more info.
A Silver for Lucy at the U23 World Rowing Championships
A total of 45 YCRC juniors competed at the British Rowing Junior Championships in July, coming home with a host of impressive results, topped off by a silver in the J142x omnium and a bronze in the WJ161x. The Junior Championships combine high-quality side by side racing with, for the younger juniors, the omnium which […]
The Henley Regattas 2019
Former YCRC junior and honorary life member, Lucy Edmunds, won a fantastic silver medal at the 2019 World Rowing U23 Championships last month Lucy was one of 50 athletes selected in early July to represent GB at the championships in Sarasota, Florida, USA, rowing in the Women’s 8+. Having previously represented GB at junior level, […]
2019 Taster Sessions – Book Now!
After a year of hard training, YCRC members of all ages headed to the Thames for Henley Women’s, Henley Royal and Henley Master Regatta. Henley Women’s Regatta saw all three YCRC crews take to the water and qualify for their events in the time trials. Helen and Katie (UYBC) raced in the aspirational W2x, beating […]
York Summer Regatta 2019 – Entries Open!
Ever fancied having a go at rowing? Keen to try a new sport? If so, now is your chance! Booking is now open for our taster sessions in June and July – head over to our join YCRC page to find out more, See you on the river!
YCRC Welcomes ‘Donald Shepherd’ to the Boathouse
Entries have opened for York Summer Regatta! The event takes place on 23rd June 2019. 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.
York City Rowing Club has named a new addition to its fleet “Donald Shepherd” in a riverside ceremony after a generous grant from the Patricia and Donald Shepherd Charitable Trust enabled the purchase of a quadruple scull for use by the club’s junior girls’ squad. Named by Jane Robertson and Patrick Shepherd (Patricia and Donald […]