Competitive and recreational rowing on the Oakland Estuary

who we are

The East Bay Rowing Club is dedicated to making rowing accessible to all. We believe in creating enduring relationships among our rowers as we serve our diverse community. We are proud of sponsoring and encouraging scholastic rowing programs in Oakland schools. Our growth is aimed at serving an ever-wider spectrum of rowers, as we remain committed to enabling recreational and competitive rowing at every level of the sport.

No Experience? No Problem.

We welcome all levels. On any given morning, we have everything from first-time rowers to former national team members down at the boathouse.

Check out our FAQs.

Experienced coaching

We have a diverse set of dedicated and talented coaching staff to help all our teams achieve their goals on the water.

Meet our coaches

We train for fitness and competition.

Our novice, club, and competitive teams offer rowers of different skills and ambitions the possibility to further their technique and experience as well as compete locally and nationally.

Check out our race results.

Our Story

East Bay Rowing Club Turns 10 in 2017. Learn how we came into being.


From The Blog

Wine Country Rowing Classic

Busy days at EBRC. Wine Country Classic Regatta came and went as gear up for Head of the Port and Head of the Charles. In Petaluma, EBRC collected 5 gold and 1 bronze. Check out the results and some video of the races. 


Boston, We’ve Got a LineUp! – HOCR 2017

East Bay Rowing Club will race in the upcoming Head of the Charles in Boston in October.  A women’s 8+ made the lottery and since learning those news, the ladies have been training hard and endured some seat racing to define the line up.  Here’s Christina Jenkins’ account. Now on to compete and qualify for 2018!  (more…)