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Wilmington Rowing Center is for passionate racers and recreational rowers alike. Together we enjoy a spacious boathouse located on Wilmington’s Riverfront with an easy-to-access dock on the Christina River. Our club is a community of dedicated members that are enthusiastic about the sport of rowing.

Unlike many other sports, rowing can be learned at any age and fitness level. Taking an introductory Learn-to-Row class at Wilmington Rowing Center is a great way to get fit, have fun, and enjoy the beauty of the river against the backdrop of the beautiful Wilmington Riverfront.

Become a member of Wilmington Rowing Center and join a group of people in their pursuit of the ultimate team and lifelong sport… rowing. We welcome everyone, both masters and novices. “Learn-to-Row” sessions teach you the basics of rowing and after completion, you can join our recreational and racing groups.

Getting Started?

New to the area and looking for a place to row? Or maybe you’ve decided to try out rowing to see what all the excitement is about. Get more information about our Learn-to-Row classes and how to join, or request someone to contact you about the benefits of membership at WRC.

Important News for our Rowers

Pursuant to Governor Carney’s Second Modification of the Declaration of a State of Emergency for the State of Delaware due to Public Health Threat all Sports Facilities are to Cease Operations effective 8:00 a.m. Thursday, March 19, 2020.
To avoid a violation of this order, you are no longer permitted to row or otherwise train at Wilmington Rowing Center until further notice, only critical maintenance and security may continue. You may enter WRC for purposes of retrieving personal belongings.
Our Open Houses will be on hold right now this Spring 2020.  Registration for Learn to Row 2020 will be delayed also.  Thanks for your patience.

2020 Learn-to-Row sessions hopefully in late summer, early Fall!

Join us for our annual Diamond State Masters Regatta
Join us at the DSMR in July 2021.  Unfortunately, because of the Coronovirus COVID-19 situation, it will not be held in 2020.
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