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Registration for the 2016-2017 season is now open!
Registration is now open for Fall 2016 preseason camps!

Welcome to San Diego Rowing Club Junior Rowing!

SDRC Junior program is dedicated to promoting youth rowing in San Diego.  Rowers compete regionally and nationally and our rowers are recruited by the finest colleges in the country. Learn to row in our Fall and Spring programs in the nation's best weather on beautiful Mission Bay - or try our Summer Camps.


  • Best of luck to all SDRC alumni getting ready to head off to college! Check out the amazing schools our alumni are attending here
  • Novice and Middle School Try-Rowing week is scheduled for August 29th-September 2nd from 4-6 pm each day. Register here.
  • 2016-17 Jrs. Information Manual
  • The SDRC Women's Varsity Pair came home from Youth Nationals with a silver medal!
  • The SDRC Varsity Women have qualified 2 boats for Youth Nationals! The varsity pair and quad both earned berths by coming in first and second respectively at Southwest Regionals.

2016 Pre-season Camps

Middle School (7th and 8th grade) and Novice (9th grade and up) Try Rowing Week
  • August 29th-September 2nd M-F 4-6 pm
  • Great intro to the sport without committing to the season
  • Meet coaches and teammates prior to the season
  • Register here
Varsity Try-outs for returning athletes
  • August 22nd-September 2nd M-F 4-6 pm
  • Get back on the water before the season begins
  • Prepare for early fall races- Head of the Charles and Head of the American
  • Register here
Contact: Pat Hurley or (858) 488-1893


  • SDRC W2- finishes 2nd in the country, M2- finishes 6th, and W4x- finishes 10th! 
  • SDRC came home with 3 medals from Southwest Regionals! The women's varsity pair earned gold, the women's varsity quad earned silver, and the men's novice coxed quad earned bronze. The pair and quad also qualified to race at Youth Nationals in New Jersey in June! 
  • Great effort by the SDRC Juniors at the Long Beach Invitational! SDRC came home with 9 medals total: 1 Gold, 5 Silver, and 3 Bronze!
  • SDRC Juniors earned 17 medals total at the SoCal Cup Regatta in Long Beach! 4 Gold, 6 Silver, and 7 Bronze!!
  • Strong showing at Xmas regatta - 28 medals, 11 Gold!
  • Varsity Men 8+ takes 1st Place at Head of American!
  • SDRC Women 4+ takes 4th (out of 85 entries) and Men 8+ takes 9th (out of 85 entries) at 2015 Head of the Charles!

2016 - 2017 Race Schedule

Head of the Charles(Boston) - Oct 22/23 (Select Varsity)
Head of the American(Sacramento) - Oct 29 (Varsity only)
Row for the Cure(San Diego) - Oct 30 (Novice only)
SDRC Fall Classic(San Diego) - Nov 13
XMAS Regatta(Long Beach) - Dec 4
Indoor Classic(San Diego) - Jan 28
President Day Regatta(Long Beach) - Feb 11
Faultline Faceoff(Oakland) - Feb 25/26
SoCal Cup(Long Beach) - March 18
Crew Classic(San Diego) - April 1/2 (Select Novice and Varsity athletes)
LB Invitational(Long Beach) - April 8/9
SW Regional's(Sacramento) - May 5-7
Youth National's(Sarasota, FL) - June 9-11 (Qualified Varsity only)
All dates are tentative and subject to change
SDRC Boathouse
1220 El Carmel Place
San Diego
Chris Callaghan, Head Coach 

SDRC is located at 1220 El Carmel Place on Mission Bay in San Diego

Boathouse: 1220 El Carmel Place, San Diego, CA 92109 | Mailing address: SDRC Juniors, PO Box 99856, San Diego, CA 92169 | Boathouse Telephone: (858) 488-1893
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