Join our club

If you are a rower living in Ely or surrounding areas this is the club for you. We welcome rowers, coxes and coaches of all levels.

Learn to row

Our Learn to row courses will get you on the water and teach you the basics

IOERC Events

IOERC hosts two main events and welcome all crews to enter the Great Ouse Marathon and Ely Head Race

Latest News

Update on Ely Head Race 2021
A suller rowing past Ely Cathedral

It is with great regret that we announce that we will not be running the Isle of Ely Head on 7th November 2021. 

Update Great Ouse Marathon 2021
River ouse

Although Covid restrictions are being lifted soon, there will still be many challenges regarding having large numbers of people at our club during GOM.

Therefore, it is with great regret that we have made the difficult decision not to hold the Great Ouse Marathon this year.

Mike Bushell BBC Breakfast filming
Boat Race returns to Ely

“I was buzzing after my visit and what a friendly and vibrant club” – the words of BBC sports correspondent Mike Bushell after filming the club for BBC Breakfast.

Mike himself went out in an Edon with floats; and under expert guidance, quickly progressed to a recreational quad; all under the eye of cameraman Pete.

Our sponsors and supporters

Our facilities and equipment could not have been funded by the membership subscriptions alone and we are indebted to the companies and organisations below.

CB Groundworks and Construction Ltd
Rotary Club of Ely
WA Cooke & Sons
Rowing Foundation
Prince Albert Pub
G's Fresh