Before you can row, you must be a paid member in good standing, with signed waivers of liability both to the Club and USRowing. You must pass instruction or demonstrate proficiency in:
- Negotiating a competitive rowing shell in and out of the boathouse on dry land
- Understanding the parts of a shell and their adjustment and maintenance
- Handling a boat safely on the water, with respect to both stability and navigation
In addition, to become a certified bow, you must demonstrate the ability to:
- Supervise the activity in a multiple seat shell
- Understand and demonstrate traffic patterns and marginal weather conditions
- Understand all commands for boat handling and rowing technique
You must be a paid RMRC member to enroll in any of our coached programs: Novice, Intermediate, and Advanced/ Competitive. Additional fees apply to coaching.
In return for access to programs and equipment, all members are expected to volunteer at least 00 hours a year in any of a number of services to the club. (Maintenance, coaching, mentoring, social, gear are just a few.)
As a visiting rower, active membership in another recognized club entitles you to temporary use of RMRC equipment. After seven days of (supervised) use, you are expected to join the club.
Membership fees are as follows:
Each Additional Child in Family: $10
College Student: $135
Supporting : $30
Fall (Late Season, Starting ______: $185
Making a Donation
RMRC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization registered with the Colorado Secretary Of State. As such, we accept contributions that are tax deductible.