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

Cold Water Rules in Abeyance

December 1, 2015

A request was made to the CRF Safety Committee to consider a temporary exception to the Safety Manual’s Cold Water Rules. The Committee has been moni…

SQL 1 & 2 Study Sessions!!

November 10, 2015

Are you ready? Safety First…!  Announcing study sessions to become an SQL1 and SQL2… then after the study sessions we have tentative dates scheduled…

WRRA Annual Meeting

November 6, 2015

The ANNUAL MEETING of members of the Western Reserve Rowing Association will be held: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2015 10:00 am ­ Noon Flat Iron Café,…