Welcome to Mendota Rowing Club!
As Madison's oldest community rowing club, members come from all walks of life. Our club includesRowing out of the Bernard-Hoover boathouse on beautiful Lake Mendota, we use 25 high quality rowing shells rigged for both sculling and sweep rowing. When not on the water, we train on 16 indoor rowing machines to improve our fitness.
Currently seeking Adult Program coaches for 2015, weekday and Saturday mornings. Please see our employment page for a detailed job description and information on how to apply.
Also seeking an experienced Junior coach, weekday afternoons.
Interested in Rowing?
We offer classes each year May thru August. Click Learn to Row Program Information to find out more. In the winter we also offer Indoor Rowing Classes.
Are you an EXPERIENCED rower?
If you have rowed before, we offer three levels of sweep rowing based on experience. You may also learn to scull or improve your technique during our dedicated sculling practices or, once approved, row as an independent sculler. To find out more click Adult Programs.
Save the Date for...
Winter Training with Coach Matt Lenert- Wednesdays and Fridays at 6 am, Saturdays at 8:30 am.
Midwinter Meltdown January 31, 2015- online event registration live! Event information available HERE.
40th Anniversary Celebrations throughout 2015
Next Board Meeting
As a current member, you are welcome to attend our Board Meetings held on the second Thursday of the month at the boathouse. If you would like to include any item on the agenda, please contact Kathryn at kpereira at mendotarowingclub.com.
Changes to the meeting day or time will be posted here.
Our next meeting is February 3 at 6:30pm. Note this is the 1st Tuesday of the month, a one-time change only.
Yoga in the Boathouse