The Orange County Rowing Association is proud to offer a year-round competitive rowing program for high school rowers ages 13-18. Our youth program is a performance-based, competitive program that strives to provide our athletes with the training and technical skills needed to perform on a local, national, and international stage. 


Participants will be trained in accordance with the latest training methods by USRowing Certified coaches, and will participate in regattas across the United States and Canada. 


We welcome any rower that wishes to train and hone their rowing abilities in order to promote a competitive, sportsmanlike atmosphere, and improve regatta performance. Come row for the premiere youth rowing venue in the Hudson Valley! 

Proven Performance



Rowers in our Youth Competitive program have won medals all over the country, and beyond! 


In addition to high performance at local competition, OCRA has multiple state, national, and international top place finishes and victories!

College Readiness

Graduates of our Youth Competitive Program have gone on to attend and row for some of the top colleges and universities in the United States.


Click the picture to see where some of our rowers have gone!

Summer 2021

The Youth Competitive Summer 2021 Program Schedule is as follows:

Dates: June 21st - August 13th

Time: 6:00-8:00AM

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at the Cornwall Landing. Additionally, there will be a NorthStar training session twice a week during practice.  If any regattas are deemed safe by USRowing and our Board to attend, we will attend regattas this spring.  Regattas are an additional cost. 


This program is open for all levels of our members: Learn to Row, Youth Development, and Youth Competitive.   

Program Fee: $575

Payment and forms for all programs are due by the first day of practice.

Register Now!

Registration for Summer 2021 Programs is now OPEN!


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