Programs and Fees

General information that applies to all programs. Our season's commencement and conclusion are contingent upon water safety conditions, dock placements, and general housekeeping. The typical season will run from early June to early October.

How to Register

  1. Review the programs we offer and find the one that best suits your experiences and skill level.
  2. Click on the program register button to go to the Rowing Canada Website to register. 
  3. You will be prompted to create an account, and you will use this login information year after year to register each season.

If you are unsure what program is best suited for you, reach out at and we'll help you out!

New to Rowing

If you want to learn to row, this program is for you! First, you will complete a three-session Intro to Rowing, exposing you to the basic concepts of rowing and getting you comfortable in a boat. If you then decide to continue working with a coach and developing your skills, you are invited to join the Learn to Row program.

A coach boat or a recreational rower must accompany rowers in this program anytime they are on the water. They are not permitted to be on the water unattended.

Club Coxswain

For persons 13+ years wanting to participate only as a coxswain.

This person helps to steer and guide the rowers and the boat. No rowing experience is required. Coxing on water a minimum of one session per week.

FEE: $60.84

Intro to Rowing

This is a prerequisite for ALL Learn to Row programs.
Must be at least 13 years old.

The program consists of three on-water sessions.

FEE: $120

Learn to Row

This program is for graduates of the Intro to Rowing looking to continue rowing for the remainder of the season.

Participants will continue to work with a coach 2-3 times a week to develop their skills.

FEE: $160

Junior Camp

This program is for youth aged 13-17 with no prior rowing experience.

During the five 4-hour coach run sessions, participants will learn proper rowing technique, water safety, boat handling and maintenance, as well as introduction to different styles of rowing and introduction to recreational racing.

FEE: $200

Learn to Row 2-3

This program is intended for those who completed the Learn to Row program last season. Participants in this program are still required to be accompanied by a coach boat, or a recreational rower while on the water.

FEE: $220


This program is intended for both new and experienced rowers who require some accommodation. The program is under the supervision of a coach, and rowers are not permitted on the water without the coach and safety boat.

FEE: $130


Recreational programs are for rowers who have been rowing for over 3 years, at either our club or another nationally recognized rowing club. 

At the coach's discretion, recreational rowers may not need to be accompanied by a coach boat while on the water.

FEE: Adult $360, Junior $330

Laurentian University Programs

Students at Laurentian University are welcome to join the Sudbury Rowing Club through either of the two Laurentian partnered programs offered, based on their experience and skill level.

The Laurentian University programs are only available in the Fall. ​

Current Laurentian students are looking to row during the Spring/Summer are to register for the appropriate club membership (Learn to Row or Recreational).

Laurentian Varsity Camp

For Laurentian students who are experienced rowers or who have competed in a sanctioned regatta.

The camp will include on-water coaching and the use of equipment as allocated by LU coaches. Potential varsity athletes will also participate in clinics offered by Laurentian University.

After the Camp is completed, the LU coaches will determine the crew(s) and boat(s), and the selected rowers will be invited to row in Varsity events for the duration of the OUA rowing season.

Tentative Camp dates: late August – early September 2024.

FEE: $140

Laurentian University/SRC Novice Camp

For Laurentian students who have yet to row or compete in a sanctioned regatta. The camp will include on-water coaching of rowing technique and boat skills, and use of equipment as allocated by LU coaches. 

Tentative Camp dates: late August – early September 2024.

FEE: $140

Laurentian University Novice

This is an entry-level competitive program intended for Laurentian University Students and must be selected to participate. 

Additional fees to cover regatta accommodation, transportation, food, rowing clothing and seat fees.

FEE: $550

Laurentian University Varsity

This is a competitive program, and participants must be selected.

Regatta costs, SRC membership, and uniforms are included in the Laurentian University Athletic fee.