Coastal Rowing


Explore the coastal waters off Sidney, play in the waves, train for the 2018 World Rowing Coastal Championships.

1. Coastal rows on Bazan Bay

VCRC has a C1x and C2x stored at a compound across from Tulista Park. These boats are available for members to use. Please contact Brenda ( for more information and to be given access to the sign up calendar.


Non VCRC members are welcome to come as a guest with VCRC member ($20/row).

Please review the guidelines for Coastal rowing here.


2. VCRC Coastal membership

May 1-September 30   $100/month +GST and RCA/RBC fee

Coastal membership includes:

  • access to coastal boats at Bazan Bay
  • access to coastal boats on Elk Lake
  • eligibility to race in 2018 WRCC and other regattas
  • option to rent a VCRC C1x or C2x to row offsite.

VCRC  Adult memberships (Full, Restricted, Student) include privileges of Coastal membership for no additional fee.

Register here

Complete registration instructions here.

3. Explore the coast!  

Sign out one of VCRC's C1xs or C2xs to use offsite. Please contact or and complete the borrowing form.

Rental fee       VCRC Full members: free

                         VCRC Coastal members: half day $25/seat full day $50/seat

Rowing Programs
  • VCRC High Performance Training Group
    VCRC is creating training opportunities for high performance/elite rowers training towards National Team selection and racing in international regattas. Please contact Isolda Penney ( for more information.
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