Bainbridge Island Rowing
BIR - We're in this boat together - Oar of Progress


end-of-year banquet

BIR Graduates 13 Seniors at End-of-Year Banquet

June 3rd’s Bainbridge Island Rowing end-of-year banquet was a raucous, well-attended event, focused on lots of eating and, more important, honoring the hard work of the team’s novice and varsity rowers, including 13 graduating seniors...

National Learn to Row Day

25 More Rowers Get in the Boat on National Learn to Row Day

Twenty-five people gave rowing a try for the first time during National Learn to Row Day last Saturday, June 2nd, with Bainbridge Island Rowing. These new rowers joined the ever-growing cadre of people on Bainbridge who have taken a step closer to...

Bainbridge Rowing Masters Solo

NEW! Saturday Morning Sculling at 9 a.m.

BIR has added a NEW Saturday morning rowing opportunity on June 9 from  9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. This program is for recreational and novice rowers and is ideal for recent Learn to Row grads. Each practice will focus on technique and improving...

Men's Lightweight 4+ and Coaches with trophy - Regionals 2018

2018 Northwest Regionals Roundup & Photo Gallery

There’s nothing quite like Regionals – the annual USRowing Northwest Youth Championships. It is a study in extremes – part intense, driven regional competition with an eye toward qualifying for the national championships and part...

Windermere Cup 2018

Windermere Cup 2018: Bainbridge Masters Take Gold

Saturday, May 5, at the Windermere Cup 2018 in Seattle’s Mountlake Cut, the Bainbridge Island Rowing Men’s Masters 8+ in the 55+/65+ age category squeezed across the finish line a mere five tenths of a second before Station L Rowing...

Brentwood Featured

Brentwood Regatta 2018: Photo Gallery

The Brentwood Regatta is a well-established affair, hitting its 48th year this past weekend, April 27-29. The event draws 1600 rowers and coaches from 34 teams hailing from Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. Bainbridge Island Rowing sent its...

BIR Learn to Row 2018

These People Learned to Row – It’s Your Turn Next

Andrea Forbush, Larry McGrail, and Janet Duxbury know how. A bunch of your neighbors know how. The Bainbridge Island Rowing masters and juniors know how. Do you? Don’t worry if you haven’t yet learned to row: Bainbridge Island Rowing’s...

BIR Juniors Varsity Lakeside Scrimmage - Spring 2018

Lakeside/Harborside Photo Gallery: Lakeside Scrimmage 2018

Lakeside School (alma mater of both Paul Allen and Bill Gates) met Bainbridge Island Rowing’s Juniors for a scrimmage held simultaneously  lakeside/harborside, and home/away on Saturday, April 21. While the varsity teams squared off in our own...


Covered Bridge Regatta 2018: Photo Gallery

Bainbridge Island Rowing enjoyed a great weekend at southern Oregon’s Covered Bridge Regatta 2018, April 13-15. Masters, varsity, and novice teams alike made an excellent showing and pocketed a sizable cache of medals in all colors. BIR was...

Salt Watta Regatta

Salt Watta Regatta 2018 Photo Gallery

Early Sunday morning the Bainbridge Island Rowing team - varsity and novices - headed south to Olympia for the annual Salt Watta Regatta. BIR was joined at the regatta by Olympic Area Rowing and Commencement Bay Rowing Club from Tacoma.