Bainbridge Island Rowing

Mission

Vision:

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

Mission:

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.

Values:

Community

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

Fitness

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

Commitment

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

Excellence

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

Environment

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