Bainbridge Island Rowing
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Rowing Center

BIR’s Rowing Center Gets Its Bones

BIR’s Rowing Center is all framed up in Waterfront Park and about to be sealed. The plein-air cement foundation that for several years has housed the rowing club’s boats, team meetings, and erg sessions now has a second story, walls, and...

Dream Big 2019

Dream Big 2019: BIR Raises the Roof

Saturday evening, November 16, more than 200 people packed the Wing Point Golf Club dining room for Bainbridge Island Rowing’s Dream Big 2019 Dinner, Auction, and Celebration. The theme of the night was family. Over and over, guest speakers...

American Lake Fall Classic 2019

BIR Brings Home 15 Medals from American Lake

At Sunday’s (October 13) American Lake Fall Classic 2019, Bainbridge Island Rowing medaled in just about all of the team’s events and came home with an impressive 15 top-three finishes out of 17 races. BIR brought home gold in the...

Lakeside Scrimmage 2019

Friendly Scrimmage with Lakeside and SK

Saturday morning, April 20, 2019, Lakeside and South Kitsap rowers arrived in Eagle Harbor for a friendly scrimmage with Bainbridge Rowing. At the same time, BIR novice rowers headed over to Kenmore to meet Lakeside in Lake Washington. For...

Bainbridge Island Rowing - New Ergs

BIR Gets New Ergs Through BIPF Community Grant

An erg is a rowing machine, something that plays a very important role in the lives of rowers. Bainbridge Island Rowing athletes use them all the time for training, especially in the winter when they are off the water, and with so much use the...

Salt Watta Regatta 2019

Salt Watta Regatta 2019: Photo Gallery

Sunday, March 10, was a perfect day—calm and dry and partly sunny—for a regatta. BIR was lucky to have picked it for its Salt Watta Regatta 2019. The regatta was actually a sprint scrimmage pitting guest Olympic Area Rowing against the home crew...