A Promise Fulfilled

— submitted by Peggy Johnston, one of the founding coaches at JLAC and an important part of the East Bay rowing community for many years. She still rows competitively and coaches; at EBRC, she is one of the coaches for the Masters program. Continue reading…


USRowing Masters National Championships 2018: RECAP

This year, EBRC was delighted to race (and volunteer) on Lake Merritt in USRowing’s Masters National Championships.

OT Rower wins at US Rowing Club Nationals

In seven months, Austin Lai, a rising junior at Oakland Tech High School, went from rowing novice to powering one of the fastest Under 17 (U17) men’s boats in the United States. Continue reading…


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…


Making a First Great Impression at NW Regionals

The East Bay Rowing Club men’s competitive team traveled to Vancouver, Washington to compete in the 2018 US Rowing Northwest Masters Championships (June 22-24).

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National Learn To Row 2018

More than 89 event participants showed up on Saturday for National Learn to Row Day. We hope to see many of them on the water on June 10 for our 2-week learn to row session. Here are some photos of the event. 

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Gold Rush 2018

Seventeen entries.

1 First place 
6 Second places
3 Third places

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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…


San Diego Crew Classic in Pictures

They say images speak louder than words. Here are some photos of San Diego Crew Classic 2018. Continue reading…


San Diego Crew Classic – We Will Be Back, Baby!

The first regatta of the season came and went for masters rowing. While the bling eluded us, ERBC’s boats had a strong showing and are now, more than ever,  ready to take on the season ahead hungry for some hardware. Find out results and videos of the regatta.  Continue reading…