Cleveland's Premier Adult Rowing Club
Established 1989

Rowing in Cleveland

We have programs that will fit just about every type of rower, new and experienced -- Summer & Fall Rowing Leagues, Recreational, Masters Competitive, and Sculling. Outreach programs include Veterans & Military Rowing League, Para & Adaptive Rowing

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Try Rowing

Never rowed before but would like to give it a try? WRRA has been training Clevelanders how to row since 1989. Learn to Rows are half day instructional sessions that introduce new rowers to the sport on the Cuyahoga River.

Learn to row


WRRA operational costs are not insignificant. Dues and fees alone are not sufficient to cover the cost of all programs. In order to achieve its mission while keeping costs at a sustainable level, WRRA relies on donations -- both on the individual and corporate level. Several options are available to get involved.

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Latest News

Pre-Season Maintenance Days

March 9, 2017

Saturday, March 25 and Sunday March 26, from 9:00 a.m. to noon If it’s March, it’s time to get the WRRA fleet READY TO ROW! We have 33 boats and ove…

CRF 2017 Mandatory Safety Review Sessions

February 13, 2017

The Cleveland Rowing Foundation safety committee has announced that all CQL and SQL members must attend a Safety Recertification Meeting in order to r…

WRRA Coached Winter Erging

January 16, 2017

Keep in shape and learn valuable rowing techniques that will translate to better performance on the water. This winter, WRRA is offering a once per w…