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

Learn how we the East Bay Rowing Club came into being.


From The Blog

End of Year Celebration & Fundraiser

The EBRC/OT ‘End of the Year Celebration/Fundraiser’ is Nov 17th. Mark you Calendars and Get your tickets today. (more…)

Report from 53rd Head of the Charles Regatta

EBRC competed at the 53rd Head of the Charles Regatta, one of the most prestigious regattas in the country. A milestone for any rower, read below play-by-play account of what it takes, and what it’s like to compete at this thrilling event. As reported by the HOCR53 Women’s 8+.  (more…)