Useful info

New Members Welcome Pack

The New Members Welcome Pack contains a whole host of information to get to know your way around a boat, our club and basic coxing commands. The pack includes a section on boating and landing from our steps which can be a challenge for even the most experienced athletes rowing from YCRC for the first time!

New Members Welcome Pack

Navigation Training

New members, including those coaching, coxing and driving a launch must complete our navigation training. A short PDF presentation is below along with the link to the assessment. Pass mark for the assessment is 100% and you can retake the test if you do not pass first time.

YCRC-Navigation-Training Presentation

YCRC Navigation Training Assessment (

If you have any questions or concerns please contact your squad captain / coordinator or the club safety advisor on 


YCRC uses FitClub – Home for equipment bookings. Your captain or coordinator will explain more when you join. All seniors will need to sign up to the system. A short how-to guide is below.  


Rowing Kit

We have a range of YCRC kit that can be purchased through the club for training, racing or formal occasions. Check out our kit page for details of how to order.

Time Trial Template

A simple template and set of instructions for timing a training outing is here. YCRC Timetrial Template If you wish to do timed pieces with other crews using timers on the bank please speak to your captain or coordinator before organising.