Welcome to Mendota Rowing Club!
As Madison's oldest community rowing club, members come from all walks of life. Our club includes rowers with varying levels of skill, from brand new rowers to those who have been rowing for years. We welcome people who wish to row for recreation as well as those interested in high level competition. Our belief is that rowing should be accessible and affordable and that multiple generations have the opportunity to experience the fun and healthy lifestyle of rowing together. Mendota Rowing Club's mission is to build a diverse community of life-long rowers.
Rowing 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 indoor rowing machines to improve our fitness.
Currently seeking Adult Masters' coaches for 2015, weekday and Saturday mornings.
Also seeking an experienced Junior coach, weekday afternoons.
These are paid positions.
If interested, contact info at mendotarowingclub.com
Interested in Rowing?
We offer classes each year May thru August. Click Learn to Row Program Information to find out more.
Are you an EXPERIENCED rower?
If you have rowed before, we offer three levels of sweep rowing based on your experience. You may also learn to scull or improve your sculling technique during our dedicated sculling practices or, once approved, row as an independent sculler. To find out more click Adult Programs.
Yoga in the Boathouse
Early Fall Session 2014
When: Sunday's 8:45-10:00 am
Starts: Sept. 7 and runs for 8 weeks. No class Oct. 12. Last class Nov. 2.
Where: MRC Boathouse in James Madison ParkCost: $80 for the full 8 weeks, $15 per class for drop in.
For more information and to register, click Yoga in the Boathouse
Next Board Meeting
As a current member, you are welcome to attend our Board Meetings.
They are 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.
Should there be a last minute change to the meeting day or time, we will post it here.
Our next meeting is October 9 at 6:30pm.
Save the Date for...
Spooky, Sweeps, & Sculls Regatta Saturday October 25, 8 - 11am
Dock Out and Boathouse Closing Workday Saturday November 1, 8 am-Noon
End of Season Party Thursday November 20, 7-9 pm, Lakeside Cafe 402 W. Lakeside St.