Throughout its 40 year history, the Miami Rowing Club has been the premier youth rowing club in South Florida.
More important,we graduate young men and women that have learned the value of hard work, discipline,perseverance and team work.
High School Competitive Program
Eligible: full time students grades 9 to 12
Fall, September to mid December and Spring/ Winter from January through April
Fall season, four weekdays 4:30 to 7pm plus Saturdays 8 to10 am.
Winter/Spring season 5 weekdays plus Saturdays, same hours.
Practice involves rowing and extensive land training including year around weight and running. Crews row in singles, doublespairs, quads, four and eight man boats and race in novice, freshman, junior, junior varsity, lightweight and varsity categories.
Crews race locally and travel to numerous regattas throughout Florida and Tennessee.
The season ends at the State Championships in Sarasota at the end of April , however, the top crews continue to the Regional and National Championships in May and June.
The Miami Rowing Club is a reflection of our South Florida community. Rowers of all ages, skills and ambitions meet at the boathouse and on the water to enjoy a sport that is meant for our tropical climate.
The rowing community at large thrives on a spirit of contribution based on camaraderie and cooperation. Members of MRC are also encouraged to volunteer and participate in helping the “rowing community” as part of the rowing experience. Come join us on the water soon!
The MIAMI INTERNATIONAL REGATTA, hosted by MRC since 1973, attracts many competitors, spectators and media each year offering both good racing and an enjoyable way to experience the rowing community.