The HRA Junior Rowing program is open to any/all Middle School or High School student athlete in Volusia County. As rowing is a team sport, junior rowers are expected to attend as many practices as possible.
The Junior Rowing program participates 10 months out of the calendar year and competes at regattas in both the fall season (5000 meter courses, also referred to as Head Races) and spring season (1500 meter courses, referred to as Sprint Races). Junior rowers also compete in the Southern Sprints (indoor rowing) and at the State Rowing Championships each spring (in Sarasota).
Travel costs (hotel, food, etc.) and team gear (uni required at minimum) are additional to the monthly fees.
Weekly Practices Dates and Times
High School (grades 9-12): M/T/Th/F – 3:45 – 5:45 PM; Saturday 8:30 – 10:30 AM
Middle School Program (grades 6-8): T/Th – 4:30 – 6 PM; Saturday 8:30 – 10:30 AM
Program Investment: The HS rowing fee is $160 monthly (September – May) Second HS rower in same household: $107 monthly (September – May). Middle School rowing fee: $113 monthly (September – May). There is a $40 cooler fee per rower payable at the beginning of each season (Head and Sprint).
To contact a Coach or request more information about becoming a team member, click here.
You may pay your monthly dues through PayPal via credit card or your PayPal account. Please note that a small convenience fee has been added to offset associated costs of accepting online payments. Please pay cooler fees by check or cash at the boathouse.
HRA Summer Rowing camps are designed to give you the opportunity to learn or improve your skills in the great sport of rowing. No experience is necessary. Our coaches will teach you everything you need to know about starting a rowing career. Fitness, fun, friendship, and fast boats…it’s all here for you!
Pick Your Dates!
Camp starts at 8:30 AM and ends at noon. Pizza party and awards ceremony on Friday after rowing.
Cost of the full week half-day camp: $150 per camper. Need to come early or stay a few minutes late? No problem! Campers can be dropped off no earlier than 7:45 AM and/or picked up no later than 1 PM for an additional $25.
What to Wear and Bring:
Wear spandex or other close fitting shorts (nothing baggy in the boat – you can bring baggy clothes to put on afterwards). Athletic shoes preferred/secure sandals okay. Ball cap or visor and sunglasses. Be sure to bring an extra change of clothes and a beach towel.
Bring lots of sunscreen and a refillable water bottle.
Camp size is limited to 20 rowers per session. Please print the registration form. Payment can be made online (click below – a small convenience fee has been added to the cost) or by mailing a check to the address noted on the form. Questions? Please let us know! firstname.lastname@example.org
Look forward to seeing you on the water!