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. Several options are available to get involved.

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Latest News

Veterans / Military Rowing League registration is open!

April 12, 2018

This 15-week program teaches the basics of sweep rowing in a coed team setting for those interested in a fun and challenging training program with the…

New for Summer Rowing League - morning sessions!

April 3, 2018

Sunrises > Sunsets Why you should consider an early morning routine even if you have never been an early riser: The best water happens at sunri…

Coxing Opportunities & Clinics

April 3, 2018

Are you a rower who wants to learn to cox? Need a little extra pocket money for post-row drinks? WRRA is looking for coxswains (new or experienced) f…