Bainbridge Island Rowing



Bainbridge Island Rowing (BIR) changes lives through the sport of rowing.


Bainbridge Island Rowing builds community through rowing and serves the West Sound region. BIR supports the attainment of recreational, fitness and competitive rowing goals for all by providing outstanding coaching, equipment, and facilities in a friendly, collaborative, and social setting.

Diversity and Inclusion:

BIR is fully committed to creating a diverse and welcoming environment that includes and attracts employees and community members with diverse backgrounds, heritage, and experiences. The more diverse we are, the better we reflect and serve the community. All are welcome.



We sustain a welcoming, inclusive, and collaborative rowing community. We share our skills, experience, and expertise so that all can realize their potential.


Rowing is a lifetime sport that is accessible to everyone. It develops strength, flexibility, and fitness for junior and adult rowers.


We challenge ourselves, set goals, and strive to achieve them. Together we work towards harmony, balance, and rhythm.


We strive for excellence in programs, performance, coaching, safety, and administration. We honor our members, volunteers, coaches, and staff.


We strive to provide a meaningful connection to the natural environment in peoples’ daily lives.