Durham Rowing Club (DRC) is a non-profit sport organization that has
been supporting the sport of rowing in Durham Region for over 20 years!
Our boathouse is
located at the end of Old Rail Lane, near the public
boat launch in Port Perry.
The DRC places its main emphasis on teaching the sport of rowing to all
ages, youth to senior, and offers a wide variety of programs to suit
If you have never
levels. It is for those who have
never rowed before, and want to learn!
If you have rowing
you love the sport, love being out on the
to row with great people, and fun and fitness are your goals… this is
the program for you!
program provides members with flexibility,
as you can
come as little or as many recreational row nights a week as you would
like! There are also opportunities to go on tours and participate in
program accommodates members with physical
disabilities. We have equipment that can be modified and suited for
each individual with support from fantastic coaches and volunteers!
for those members who want to race…..we
but still have a little fun! The DRC has experienced coaches who
deliver the technical expertise and create the training programs.
HIGH SCHOOL: members
must be enrolled full time in school,
to June, mornings 5:15am, 3-5 days a week, racing on select weekends.
CLUB: April till
October, train Monday-Friday mornings at
weekends (times variable depending on regattas).
must be a full time student enrolled
University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT); runs the end of
August till the end of October, and train 5-6 mornings a week.
For a list of Frequently Asked Questions visit our FAQ