2020 Junior High Summer Rowing


Sign up now to be pre-registered for CJRC's 2020 Summer Rowing camps. Pre-Registration reserves a spot for your child. Final Registration and payment are due on the first day of camp.

Camp Date and Times:

  • June 22 - June 27 (9:00 am - 11:30 am)
  • June 29 - July 4 (9:00 am - 11:30 am)
  • July 6 - July 11 (9:00 am - 11:30 am)
  • July 13 - July 18 (9:00 am - 11:30 am)

Camp participants will row on the water everyday. Saturday is race day. Parents are welcome to attend and watch the racing. We will probably finish early that day.

CJRC summer rowing camps are open to all Junior High age students. High school age students are eligible for our regular season program.

Payment will be due by the first day of camp. The fee is $195/week.

Have Questions? Please contact Kevin McCarthy at

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2019 Fall Open House

You can get started with rowing today! No previous experience is necessary. No Tryouts!

The fall Open House is for all high school students interested in rowing. Come down to the boathouse to meet the coaches, other rowers, and get more information about the team. Fall practice for new rowers will start a couple of days after the Open House.

WHERE: Cincinnati Jr Rowing Club (Directions)
WHO: Any HS age student interested in rowing
WHEN: Wednesday, Sept 11th @ 7:00 pm
WHAT: Everyone will get a chance to meet the team and coaches, parent volunteers, and see the boats.

For more information please contact boy’s coach Greg Hull ( or girl’s coach Andy Piepmeier (

Welcome to CJRC

The Cincinnati Junior Rowing Club is a competitive rowing team, open to any high school student in the greater Cincinnati area.

Located in Newport, Ky, the club has both boys and girls teams, totaling around 130 rowers from area schools.

Since our inception in 1993, CJRC has emerged as one of the dominant programs in the Midwest region if not the whole country. The club has won team championships for the 17th straight year in the annual Midwest Junior Rowing Association competition and has also earned 34 medals in National rowing meets, including 15 national titles. In addition, members of the CJRC have competed in the Olympics and other world rowing competitions.

Many of our club’s rowers continue their rowing careers at colleges such as Stanford, Indiana University, Clemson, Princeton to name a few. While we have experienced national recognition, we prides ourselves on being a program driven by the rowers and open to anyone – regardless of experience or income level.

About Our Facilities

CJRC maintains a boathouse in Newport, KY, at the western-most end of Riverboat Row. We also have a winter training facility beneath the Montgomery Inn Boathouse, located downtown.

During the Fall and Spring, practice takes place at the Newport facility, with the teams moving indoors for inclement weather. Our winter training camp happens at the Montgomery Inn.

Our mailing address is:
Cincinnati Jr. Rowing Club
PO Box 541122
Cincinnati, OH 45254

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About The Club...

The Cincinnati Jr. Rowing Club is a competitive rowing team, open to any high school student in the greater Cincinnati area. There are separate boys and girls teams, totaling around 130 rowers from area schools. We offer competitive fall and spring seasons, as well as a winter conditioning program. No prior experience is necessary and getting started is easy. CJRC is a non-profit 501.3c, all donations are tax-deductible. Our mission is to provide boys and girls in the greater Cincinnati area with the opportunity to learn to row and compete at a national level, while nurturing the value of commitment, development of character, and a life-long passion for excellence.