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.

2017 Regatta Schedule

Check out when and where our teams will compete this year.

Find out

From The Blog

Rower P(row)file: Don Asher

At EBRC, we have several rowing families. Don Asher, (Men’s Competitive Team) is a regular fixture at the club with his wife Susie and son, Miles. Don and his family not only row together; Don and Susie run a company together–remember those awesome looking  programs at our 2017 fundraiser? Find out Don’s favorite erg piece, power snack, and about clashing oars with Marin. 


Coxswain Clinic With Kayleigh Durm

The 9th seat is one of the hardest seat to fill. Our women’s competitive team’s coxswain, Abby Rezneck, shares her notes from the coxwain clinic with Kayleigh Durm.