VCRC is a member-based club, with a membership year that runs from September 1-August 31. Rowers are welcome to join part way through the year, for a pro-rated fee (please contact the VCRC Club Manager).

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Need help or have questions? Please check the Registration Instructions on our website.

FEE SCHEDULE  Fee schedule for 2019-2020 now posted. 


VCRC offers a number of membership categories:

 Adult Full member: for experienced rowers who are interested in rowing and being part of the VCRC community year round. 

Adult Student member (term): for full time students  at a university or college who are U27.  15% fee discount. Terms start: September 1, January 1, May 1. Term fees are  not pro-rated.

Adult Restricted member: for experienced rowers who do not want to participate in coached sessions. 

Associate member: for nonrowing supporters of VCRC

VCRC also offers the following special memberships: Honorary, National Team/National Development Centre.  Please contact the Club Manager for more information and eligibility for these special memberships.


  • Use of VCRC equipment*.
  • Coaching (Full and Student members). See training times and training groups for details.
  • Opportunity to race in regattas, as part of a crew or as an individual (entry fees and travel costs are not included in the membership fee).
  • Access to VRS boathouse, including ergs, lounge and showers.
  • Membership in Rowing Canada and Rowing BC
  • Eligibility to vote at AGM and run for VCRC Board.
  • Being part of a welcoming, vibrant rowing community!

*members may take out VCRC equipment at unsupervised times if they have demonstrated understanding of VRS Safety rules and the ability to handle a boat competently and safety. Please contact a coach for more information or to be evaluated.

Questions? Please contact the VCRC Club Manager or one of the coaches.