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About Us

SCRC, a Masters Rowing Club, is located at Blackburn Point County Park in Osprey, Florida. With Head Coach Dragos Alexandru, a former Olympian, adults row year-round on the beautiful Intracoastal Waterway near the Gulf of Mexico.

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Membership Registration

Interested in joining SCRC as an Annual Member, Seasonal Member, Monthly Member, or Annual Single Rack Member? Start by reading about our club and membership options here

Ready to join SCRC and pay your membership fee? The 2020 MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION link is now active: Click on the red banner (below) to get started!  (To join or renew your SCRC membership, you must be a current individual member of USRowing. Read about USRowing membership options and benefits at The most economical option is a Basic USRowing membership costing $9.75 per year.

Membership: Coaching is included!

Your SCRC Membership dues include participation in coached sessions with Coach Dragos Alexandru. Coach Alex, a former Olympic rower, has been a leader in the Sarasota rowing community.  For the last 30 years he has coached all levels of rowers from novices to competitive racers.

Several coached rowing sessions are typically scheduled each week. See the club Calendar for this month's rowing schedule.

Sarasota Invitational Regatta

Thanks to Karen Galvin - see photos on the SIR Photo tab!!

The 11th Annual Sarasota Invitational Regatta was a huge success thanks to 200 volunteers, excellent coaches and tremendous athletes!  And our tremendous Sponsors!!

See you next year!

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Board Meeting

WHEN: August 4,  2020
TIME: 6 p.m. 
LOCATION: Remote Meeting via Zoom -

Giving Challenge April 28, 2020

The Giving Challenge takes place every other year, please take advantage of this opportunity to support organizations whose missions are important to you.  Your donations, up to $100 per unique donor per organization, will be matched by The Patterson Foundation.  The Challenge is available from noon on April 28th until 11:59:59 on April 29th.

Click on the image below to make your donation to the organization of your choice.  Thank you