The Rivanna Rowing Club is located in Charlottesville, Virginia, on the Rivanna Reservoir just northwest of town. With almost 100 year-round members, the Rivanna Rowing Club is one of the Charlottesville area’s larger athletic organizations. Rivanna athletes compete at the regional, national and even international levels.

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Our Mission

The Rivanna Rowing Club is a not-for-profit membership organization governed by an elected board and serving residents of central Virginia who share a common interest in rowing.

  • The club supports rowers of all skill and fitness levels and provides equitable allocation of available equipment, programs and facilities.
  • The club promotes the sport of rowing through education and training.
  • Members commit time and resources to operational support of the club.
  • The club ensures sustained operation through judicious management of all its resources.
  • For more information, please see the Rivanna Rowing Club Member Handbook (2015-2016 edition coming soon).