Rower P(row)file: Nora Consani

Meet Nora Consani, aka “Machine Nora.” She loves the erg and the effort it demands like no one else. Nora found rowing in college at LMU and continues to savor the pain of rowing at East Bay.  Continue reading…


81 Years Young – Two World Records. What’s Next?

Meet Joan. She’s 81. She holds the 5K Master’s World Record and most meters rowed in 30 minutes for her age category on the ergometer (rowing machine). Joan says it’s a worthy accomplishment; but she has other goals in mind. She wants to row faster on the water and more efficiently. And she has a plan to make that happen. Joan says she’s not competitive. But we say she embodies the competitive spirit. Continue reading…


Rower P(row)file: Meet Colette Shelly

Colette is part of the tough few who made it through LTR January 2017— one of the wettest winters we’ve had. A year into rowing, Colette is an avid competitor on the club team, and somehow manages to go see live music shows late at night and show up bright and early at 5:20 a.m. We might have to try her snack of choice. 

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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. 

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Member P(row)file: Verita Molyneaux

Meet Verita Molyneaux, a member of the “tough” class of the January 2017 Learn To Row.  Continue reading…


Rower P(row)file: Kevin Lowe

Kevin Lowe, one of the tough 8 of the Winter 2017 Learn To Row Class. Albeit small, this group of determined rowers made it through a very wet winter and have now transitioned into Club team.
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GOLD in BLED

EBRC’s own Frederika Horton travels to Bled, Slovenia for World Rowing Masters Regatta and strikes gold & silver!

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EBRC P(row)file: Erin Griffith

Meet Erin Griffith, one of the fastest women at EBRC and a natural competitor who takes the words “empty the tank” to heart. At 2017 Southwest Regionals, she collected hardware on every event she participated! This girl is all business.  Continue reading…


EBRC P(row)file: Jose Vergara

Meet Jose Vergara, Club Team. Jose is a regular at erg practices so he’s in the boathouse nearly everyday of the week. Originally from Brazil, Jose is known for his commitment to rowing and the team while running a successful immigration law practice. Read on to find out more about him.
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EBRC P(row)file: Jen

Nov 4: Jen, Val, Carla, and Allison
2015 nov4+: Jen, Val, Carla, and Allison

Q: When did you start rowing, and why?

A: I came in as a complete novice in 2014. Continue reading…