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It’s a great art, is rowing. It’s the finest art there is. It’s a symphony of motion and when you’re rowing well, why it’s nearing perfection. You’re touching the divine. It touches the you of you’s, which is your soul.
-George Yeomans Pocock


Benefits of Membership:


Rowing is a low-impact sport that utilizes all major muscle group of the body. But you won’t just be building muscle power and endurance – you’ll be building great friendships.



Past RIRSC Member?

Welcome back! We’ve streamlined the renewal forms into one packet.

Complete instructions in the Membership Registration Form

Never Rowed Before?

We’re here to help you every step of the way, starting with these three steps. Visit our Novice section on the website for more info and lots of tips on how to go from novice to club rower.

1. Follow this link for all information on the Learn-to-Row Program

New but Don’t Need Learn-to-Row class? (Includes LTR grads)

Experienced scull and sweep rowers are always welcome to join.

  1. Complete instructions in the Membership Registration Form
  2. Complete and fill out a Float Test Form. (unless you are an LTR Grad)

Committed to Rowing but Need Financial Assistance?

Apply for a Scholarship. Read more about it on our  Scholarship Application  form.