WeCanRow DC Event (May 22-24)

Photo courtesy of wecanrowdc.com.
Photo courtesy of wecanrowdc.com

Join us this Friday – Sunday!

For the 11th straight year, Capital Rowing Club and ACBA will be welcoming and hosting the WeCanRow DC Learn to Row weekend — this coming Memorial Day weekend, Friday evening May 22, Saturday May 23 (8am to 5 PM) and Sunday, May 24 8 to 5 — we teach up to 16 breast cancer survivors at any stage of recovery the basics of the rowin stroke, ergs, barges then by Sunday early afternoon, shells) with experienced rowers. This is a precursor to the WCRDC once a week novice program we also hold as Capital Rowing Club guests.


If you know of someone who might be interested in participating, please give me a shout and/or direct them to our website, wecanrowdc.org, to register. The entire weekend, with gourmet meals, seated massage, yoga stretches and more is only $50. Our goal is to make this experience as accessible as possible — and share the sport we love that has, for so many of us, SAVED us.


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National Learn to Row Day – June 6th 2015

NLTRD 2015 final

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Come learn about rowing at Capital Rowing Club on National Learn to Row Day.

When: 12-3pm on Saturday June 6th, 2015
Where: Anacostia Community Boathouse1900 M Street SE, Washington, DC

For people of all athletic abilities. In 40 minutes from start to finish you will learn the basics of sweep rowing on the Anacostia River. Wear comfortable clothing — not too loose or baggy, athletic shoes, or sandals. Spend the afternoon outdoors on the water!

Rain or Shine!




Race Information

For Members of Capital

Capital Rowing Club is pleased to announce the 13th annual Capital Sprints.  The regatta will be held on Saturday, July 7. 

Continue reading “CAPITAL SPRINTS 2012”

Regatta Schedule and Locations

2011 Regatta Schedule








June 5, 2011


Stonewall Regatta


ACBA Boathouse, 1900 M Street SE in Washington D.C.


June 18, 2011


Schuykill Navy Regatta


Boathouse Row, Philadelphia, PA


June 25, 2011

Rocketts Landing Regatta


4708 Old East Main Street, Richmond, VA 23231


July 1-3, 2011


Independence Day Regatta


Boathouse Row, Philadelphia, PA


July 9, 2011


Cap Sprints


ACBA Boathouse, 1900 M Street SE in Washington D.C.


July 23-24, 2011

Diamond States Regatta

350 Noxontown Rd, Middletown, DE

August 11-14, 2011

USRA Masters Nationals Regatta      

Oklahoma River Boathouse District, 725 S Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73129

August 20, 2011

Bayada Regatta

Boathouse Row, Philadelphia, PA

September 17, 2011


CRC Cross Club Combine


ACBA Boathouse, 1900 M Street SE in Washington D.C.


September 25, 2011


Head of the Potomac


Potomac Boat Club, 3530 Water Street NW, Washington D.C.


October 8, 2011 HOTA – Head of the Anacotia

ACBA Boathouse, 1900 M Street SE in Washington D.C.


October 9, 2011


Occoquan Challenge


Sandy Run Regional Park, Lorton, VA


October 16, 2011


Occoquan Chase


Sandy Run Regional Park, Lorton, VA


October 22-23, 2011    


Head of the Charles


Cabridge Boat Club, 2 Gerrys Landing Road, Cambridge, MA 02138


October 29, 2011


Head of the Schuykill


Boathouse Row, Philadelphia, PA


November 5, 2011


Head of the Occoquan


Sandy Run Regional Park, Lorton, VA