About RCiR

Rochester Community Inclusive Rowing (RCiR) is a charitable 501(c)3 organization focused on leveraging the world caliber rowing venues of Rochester, NY (The Genesee River and the Erie Canal) and distributing proceeds back into the rowing community to further promote the life long sport of rowing. Our regattas are staffed by volunteers from area rowing programs and focused on delivering world class rowing experiences for all.

Additionally, RCiR works to create inclusive opportunities in the sport of rowing in the greater Rochester are by developing and delivering programs in rowing instruction and adaptive equipment to people with barriers to the sport.

Genesee Rowing Club at the HoG

The Genesee Rowing Club women’s competitive eight at the Head of the Genesee regatta.


June, 2016
RCiR has launched a capital campaign in support of the construction of a boathouse where Rochester-area Veterans can row for FREE. To learn more, and contribute to our goal, please click here.