June 2023

Each year USRowing affiliated organizations host a National Learn to Row day. It is a free event to get more people out on the water and introduce new people to the sport of rowing. This year FVRA had planned to hold two sessions but the second had to be canceled due to increasing winds. Early morning participants arrived on an overcast day to be greeted

How did you find the sport of rowing? Or did it find you? I’ve always loved the water. As a young person I had many fulfilling sports experiences. I went sailing, water skiing, tubing, windsurfing, parasailing, and kayaking, just to name a few on-water sports that I enjoyed. I grew up with a passion for outdoor activities. In high school I had the opportunity to be