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North Bay Rowing Club offers rowing-only summer camps

Registration is now open for four weeks of two kinds of rowing-only summer camps, Learn-to-Row Camp, for those new to rowing who want to learn about the sport, and Conditioning and Technique Camp for seasoned rowers interested in continuing their training over the summer months.  Session dates are: June 15-19, July 20-24, August 3-7, and August 10-14. Find out more […]

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Get on the water the Saturday after Thanksgiving!

The Turkey Relay is is a fun race for rowers and paddlers of every kind.  It happens every year on the SATURDAY after Thanksgiving. Click here for 2014 Turkey Relay results. Last year’s flyer is at  http://bit.ly/1zMDOwP.  In 2015 it will happen on SATURDAY, November  28th — mark your calendar!  

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9th Annual Day on The River Great Success!

We held the 9th Annual Day on The River in the turning basin so we could all see how nice it will be when The Floathouse (boat and board rental center) floats there, making “every day a day on the river”. Hundreds joined us. In multiple types of watercraft, people young and old, experienced and otherwise, all plied the waterway, […]

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NBRC Masters Women At Covered Bridge Regatta 2014

North Bay Rowing Club Masters & Juniors Take Medals in Oregon

By guest blogger Seana Gause The North Bay Rowing Club (NBRC) had an outstanding regatta up in Oregon this past weekend.  The Juniors travelled up for their final race before Southwest Regional Championships in May.  The squad competed at the Covered Bridge Regatta on Dexter Lake, Oregon outside Eugene.  32 athletes competed in 11 events and came away with three […]

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Rowing the World … A Growing Program

A travel agent and rower began a program called Rowing the World a year or so ago, and is happy to report that it’s growing. Try Italian & Swiss Lakes Rowing and Four Rivers in Ireland! The latest updates are enticing, and might just get you interested in getting out in the world on a boat! The trips (excluding airfare) […]

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North Bay Rowing Club’s Juniors Create Rowing Video

A couple of North Bay Rowing Club Juniors love their sport so much, they made a video, featuring their friends, their coach, and of course, the ergometers (rowing machines) and the Petaluma River! Now that’s dedication! Click here if you’re  interested in joining the Juniors program of North Bay Rowing Club. And if you’re over 21, you can find a […]

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Floathouse wins $180,000 grant from SFBay Area Water Trail!

Improvements to river access in Petaluma took a major step forward recently, as both the Petaluma Turning Basin and the Petaluma Marina were designated as official sites on the San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail. The trail advisory committee also approved a $180,000 construction grant for the Floathouse Small Craft Rental Center—a waterside paddle, pedal and rowing boat rental center […]

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Who benefits from river access?

Wanderers, voters, birders, swimmers (sometimes unintentionally!) Cyclists, community leaders, water contemplators, kids! Picnickers, collegiate competitors, friends, mud-lovers, tide observers. Rowers, ecologists & biologists, canoeists, businesspeople. Hikers, fishermen and women, homeowners, kayakers, environmental advocates, fitness enthusiasts. Naturalists, coaches, photographers… and what about you?