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.

Types of giving

Latest News

Notice of Annual Meeting

November 4, 2014

To All WRRA Members, The ANNUAL MEETING of members of the Western Reserve Rowing Association will be held: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014 10:00 am - N…

NOTICE: Nominations for Director Due by October 15, 2014

October 7, 2014

To All Members of WRRA;In accordance with the WRRA Code of Regulations, all nominations for candidates for election to the WRRA Board of Directors mad…

Volunteers Needed for the Head of the Cuyahoga Regatta on Saturday, September 20

September 2, 2014

What is the HOTC?The HOTC or "Head of the Cuyahoga" is a major regatta hosted by the Cleveland Rowing Foundation (and the associated rowing organizati…