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Adult Rowing at RRC
We offer several programs that range in skill and experience level from recreational to competitive. Our goal is to provide a space for all of our Adult members to become better rowers at their own pace, and to provide competitive opportunities for those who want to take their rowing to the next level.

 

Membership and Coached Programming fees are required for participation in any and all programs beyond our Learn to Row course. If you are a new rower, please visit our Learn to Row page, or contact us to schedule a Private Lesson with a coach.


 

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Which Membership is right for me?

If you're not sure which Membership and Coached Programming fee is the best fit for you, not to worry! You can check out our Membership and Coached Programming fees outline at the button below, which includes an overview of all the options we currently offer, plus our Frequently Asked Questions.

 

 

Current Coached Program Offerings

Evening Intermediate League

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays 6:30pm - 8:00pm

This league is a tech-focused class for our weekday evening warriors. Join us on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday evenings to get out on the water and improve your form, increase confidence in smaller boats, and try out new skills in a low pressure environment.

Weekend Advanced League

Saturday/Sundays 7:00am - 9:00am

This league is a co-ed, semi-competitive class for experienced adult rowers, ages 19+. The primary focus of the league is on improving fitness and technique in a fun, focused environment with skill-appropriate opportunities to race at local and regional regattas. This league is for rowers with at least 6 months of experience or prior consent from the Program Director.

Advanced Wednesday Mornings

Wednesdays 5:15am - 6:45am

This class is a competitive program for experienced rowers, ages 19+. This class will focus primarily on more intense training workouts and race preparation for competing athletes. Participating athletes should have at least 1 year of experience or prior consent from the Program Director.

Kent's Saturday Sculling Class

Saturdays 9:00am - 11:00am

This class is a beginner-friendly intro to sculling. If you want to learn to row a single, or want to become more efficient in small boats, this is a great technique-focused class for you. This class is also FREE to participate -- no class pass or punch card required, just your membership and a positive attitude!

Own your own boat?

Store it at RRC! Membership required and rack fee applies. Contact Program Director for more information!

Visiting the area and want to row?

Prior to use of the facility or rowing equipment, all Guests must:

• Pay appropriate fees per visit: guest fee $10/practice for a maximum of 2 practices

• Valid Float Test encouraged. If you do not have a valid Float Test, guests must wear a PFD at all times while rowing.

• Sign the George Pocock Rowing Foundation (GPRF) and USRowing liability waiver.

Independent rowing

Access to singles (1x) and doubles (2x) comes with membership! You need to pass the self rescue/skills test in order to check out a boat by yourself. In addition, you must also have participated (or be currently) in coached programming for at least six months, or have approval from the Program Director.

Private Lessons

Interested in receiving one-on-one feedback from a coach? Contact the Program Director to inquire about private lessons for up to 4 people per session. Fees apply.

Private lessons are generally offered March - November based on weather.

Safety

The first priority of all members is the safety of all persons on the water and on land. The second priority of all members is the safety and maintenance of all rowing equipment. The third priority of all members is the safety and maintenance of the RRC building and its equipment. Failure to follow RRC safety policies can be grounds for suspension of member privileges or expulsion.