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Northampton Community Rowing is a community-based, volunteer-driven organization providing rowing programs out of the Connecticut River Greenway Park in Northampton, Massachusetts.  NCR is dedicated to enhancing the sport of rowing for youth and adults throughout the Pioneer Valley by creating an…


Adult Rowing Programs

At Northampton Community Rowing we are committed to bringing the sport of rowing to everyone who wants to learn, train and compete. Regardless of age, ability or experience you will find a program suited to your interest at Northampton Community…


Youth Rowing Programs

Our youth programs are comprised of middle and high school students from throughout Western Massachusetts.  Our primary focus is rowing as a team in our eight and four person boats which we race at regattas on the weekends.  We provide programming year-round….

Latest News and Updates

Spring Registrations Exceed Expectations

This spring we had 65 youth rowers register for the spring racing season—thanks to our new Director of Program’s zealous outreach effort! The varsity and novice youth rowers began their season by organizing and rigging boats (as dock construction wrapped up).  With experienced…

Captain’s Log, Riverdate: 4/24/2016

by the youth captains: Maggie White, Christopher West, Matthew Jordan, and Sofia Triana  This week we had our most productive week of practice yet, as rowers and coaches fell into the swing of things. Bringing down oars, setting up launches,…

Captain’s Corner: April 24

by Sally Linowski and Athena Stylos We are: Sally and Athena, co-captains of the masters rowers We hope to use this space to keep us all informed, solicit opinions, share celebrations and hilarity, if any. We hope to foster a…

April Facilities Update

We were all excited to see the city’s contractor on site the last week of March working on the new gangway and dock installation. The 70-foot aluminum ramp was manufactured and shipped from Florida, along with a floating dock section.  The design…

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Thank You to Our Donors!

Northampton Community Rowing would like to thank the following companies for donating funds and services to our boathouse project and Find the River Campaign: Aquadro & Cerruti Berkshire Design Group Cambell Brodeur Fencing DIY Mobile Box Duffy Willard Excavators Easthampton Savings…

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Spring Site Work

Stay tuned for site updates this week!

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