(Oct 3, 2017) Our Fall season is over. Spring season 2018 will run from April 2 to May 22. The initial meeting is on Monday 4/2 at the boathouse. In the meantime, subscribe to our mailing list: to keep up with announcements about winter ERGing and rowga.

(Sep 1, 2017)
WDS has provided us with refreshed navigation maps of the Charles river area, check them out to avoid accidents.  There's a map for the larger river and one for the basin near MIT. 

(Sep 1, 2017) 
The fall season kickoff meeting will be on Tuesday Sep 5 at 6am, Pierce Boathouse. 

(May 12, 2017)
Our Summer season will run June 12th to August 18th  For the summer, Learn-to-Row (LTR) will be once per week, 6-8 am.   Our Fall season will run September 5th to October 27th.   Join our  email list ( to keep up with announcements.

(April 2, 2017)
Our first meeting will be spring April 3rd at 6AM at the Pierce Boathouse (map below). We’ll introduce the officers and coaches and go over a bunch of important information about the upcoming season. Breakfast from Dunkin' Donuts will be provided :)  New this season, unexcused absences at the meeting count toward your two-strike limit.*  So please email the officers ASAP if you know you’ll be unable to attend.  Subs are not required, but highly encouraged to attend. 

(March 10, 2017) 
We hope the recent glimpses of warm weather have made you excited for the upcoming MIT Rowing Club spring season! Our spring season will run for 8 weeks from April 3rd to May 26th.   
If you plan to row or cox with MITRC this Spring, you can find more information and sign-up using this survey:
The deadline to complete the survey is Wednesday, March 22nd, but don't wait to get it done!  New this season, there is a hard limit on the number of available signups.  You can reserve your spot for the season by paying online as described in the survey, so be sure to reserve your spot now before the tickets sell out!
We'll have a mandatory meeting on Monday, April 3rd at 6am at the Pierce Boathouse where we'll give general information about the club and talk about some details of the upcoming Spring season. Note about the learn-to-row (LTR) program: Unfortunately we are unable to offer a LTR program this spring, but we still encourage new rowers to fill out the survey to indicate interest in the summer or fall season.

  • MITRC is a community-run, co-ed rowing club open to all MIT affiliates.
  • MITRC offers programs for all experience levels--from novice to experienced--and all levels of commitment--from recreational to competitive. 
  • Our competitive men's and women's teams commit to training more regularly and participate in several regattas throughout the year, including the Head of the Charles.
  • Prospective MIT undergrads: if you are looking for MIT's varsity rowing program, you probably want to look into the MIT varsity crew
  • Join our mailing list: to keep up with important announcements.
  • Contact for more information.
MITRC is open to all  MIT affiliates with an interest in complimenting their academic experience at the world's finest university with a dedication to the greatest sport on earth! During the fall, spring and summer seasons, we hold practice every weekday on the Charles River, rowing's most storied waterway. In the winter, we hold training sessions three times a week that are free and open to the entire MIT community.

MITRC offers Learn-to-Row novice programs for beginners during the fall, spring and summer seasons. Recreational rowers are welcome to participate as many (or as few) times a week as they like.