The Toledo Rowing Club (TRC) is both a recreational and competitive rowing club serving Toledo and surrounding area for more than 25 years. With over 300 members, experience ranges from beginner to advanced. TRC offers programs for both novice and experienced oarsmen. The TRC rowing season starts mid-March and ends in November, weather dependent. TRC is a non-profit, community-based membership organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of the sport of rowing by providing the widest possible range of opportunities for training and participation.
News and Upcoming Events
Cold Water Safety Training- March 6, 2014
The new TRC Cold Water Policy states that coaches may take crews on the water at a lower water temperature, after getting cold water safety certified. While this training should be of special interest to coaches, it would be great training for anyone who is involved in the sport of rowing. So, coaches, Master rowers, HS rowers, coxsains, parents, etc.
Cost: No Charge!
Location: Toledo Port Authority
Time: 6:30 - 8:30pm
America's Boating Course
Coming up soon is another valuable training opportunity which should be considered by coarches, parents, Masters, HS rowers and coxsains, etc. America's Boating Course will be offered o nthe following dates:
Dates: March 12, 13, 19,and 20.
Time: 6:30 - 8:30pm Cost: $40, plus $20 each for additional family members.
Location: Toledo Port Authority
Who? : Open to the general public.
TRC Monthly Meetings
TRC Club Meeting are usually held at the boathouse the first Tuesday of each month. All TRC members are invited to attend.
April 1, 2014
Winter Training Starts-Up!
Coach Ian Dunn has begun meeting regularly with the Master Competitive group at the Davis Building, downtown Toledo. A very committed group has been working out there regularly since November. It is now official! If you've been on vacation from the erg and are ready to get back at it with a team of friendly support and great coaching, this is a great opportunity for you. You can register from the Regatta Central website.
In-to-Rowing Classes Begin
Starting January 25, TRC will host In-to-Rowing classes. This is our version of other clubs' Learn-to-Row. This one-hour introduction will expose newbies to basic rowing technique and terminology. It will also give them an opportunity to meet members of the club and learn about upcoming programs.
Do you have an organization or company that you would like to introduce to the wonderful world of rowing?
Registration for this Saturday and upcoming In-to-Rowing classes are found here on the TRC website.
Did I mention that this introduction is FREE? All the more reason to bring your friends and family for a fun Saturday morning event!
High School Registration Forms are available online
We are pleased to announce that the TRC Newsletter once again active. Articles can be on anything you like related to rowing in Toledo - your club, your regatta results, your alumni, your musings as you watch the sun set over the Toledo skyline as you do yet one more piece before heading back to the dock. The deadline for submission to the TRC newsletter is the 30th of each month. Submit articles by emailing email@example.com.
Archive of recent newsletters
TRC Rowing Camp on Channel 13
Channel 13 came by TRC early on Monday to do a story on the TRC Youth Rowing Camp. This program was offered July 9-13 and July 16-20, 2012 by TRC to introduce the sport of rowing to youth ages 11-14. Watch the video.
Toledo Rowing Club Video by ToledoDotCom link
TRC Web Store! link
Did you know ... TRC is asking its members to use reusable water bottles.
This means no more disposable bottles (Water, Powerade, Gatorade, etc.) cluttering up the boathouse.
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