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Great Miami Rowing Center Programs
GMRC middle school athletes launching for JRow practice


WHO:  youth ages 11-14 (grades 5-8)

Great Miami Rowing Center’s JRow is a program for middle school students that would like the opportunity to learn basic rowing technique, have fun, strengthen their bodies, and prepare to participate on  the competitive youth team at the High School level.

* Students aged 14 are eligible to join the youth competitive team as a novice or may remain with JRow thru 8th grade.

Summer Season 
June 15, 2022 through August 31 , 2022
JRow practices are Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5-7:30PM,
Saturdays from 8-10:30AM 

Youth Competitive Team

WHO:  youth aged 14-18 (grades 8-12)

Ready to join the exciting and challenging world of rowing? Great Miami Crew (GMC) is the place for you! Beginners and experienced rowers alike are welcome to join our Youth Competitive Team. Our competitive team includes middle school and high school athletes between the ages of 14 and 18. Beginning rowers compete on our youth novice team for their first year and then advance to varsity level. GMC youth crews compete at the local, regional and national level. Crew members will gain mental and physical toughness by participating in daily practices designed to develop self-discipline, teamwork, fitness, self confidence, and friendships to last a lifetime.

Spring/Summer Season
March 1, 2022- August 31, 2022
Practices are Monday through Friday 
5-7:30PM, Saturdays 8-11AM

GMRC varsity men practice on Great Miami River in Hamilton, Ohio
GMRC adult masters Learn to Row program on Great Miami River in Hamilton, Ohio


WHO:  anyone aged 21+

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced adult rower, our Masters program has something for you. We have a great group of adult athletes looking to have fun while achieving goals for physical fitness, recreation and/or competition. Join us for a great time on the water, learning, working and competing at every level.

Summer Season
June 1, 2022-August 31, 2022
Practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 
5:30-7AM, Saturdays 8-10AM

College Students & Alumni

WHO:  any college student with rowing experience

Whether you are looking to stay conditioned over a college break or you'd just love to get back in a boat again and have some fun, we would love to have you join us at practices! You are welcome to attend any youth or masters practices.  Feel free to participate in as many or as few practices as you'd like and come to any regattas with the team too!  We love to see our alumni return home!

Summer Season
June 1, 2022-August 31, 2022
Master Practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 
5:30-7AM, Saturdays 8-10AM
Youth Practices are Monday-Friday 5-7:30PM

Contact Us: Great Miami Rowing Center

PO Box 1035 Hamilton OH 45012

Phone: (513) 857-2494