Register for Fall 2017 Rowing Programs!

It’s that time of year again, the leaves are changing, the lake is beautiful, and rowers are in full “swing” on the water! Check out all of our Fall 2017 program offerings and register on our Program Information page!

High School Novice Program

Tue and Thu 4:30-6:30PM
For athletes entering Grades 8-12 who have little or no rowing experience. The focus of the Program is to introduce the athletes to proper rowing techniques and to help athletes prepare for their individual High School programs in the Spring. (3 boats max capacity)
September 12 – October 19
Cost: $150

High School Competitive Program

Mon-Fri 5:00-7:00 PM in September then 4:30-6:30 PM in October  & Saturdays 8-10 AM
A comprehensive & intense training and racing experience for experienced High School athletes (with at least 1 season of competitive rowing experience required) under the leadership of Head Coach Dave Cusano and 2 additional coaches. (6 boats max. capacity)
September 6 – November 3
Cost: $450 (inc. racing shirt and race entry fees) OR  $425 (for returning rowers who have 2016 season shirt–$25 to be refunded from full cost [$450] payment).

Adult Competitive

Tue & Thu 6-8 PM and Sat 7-9 AM 
For experienced rowers and coxswains. A highly competitive program which pushes athletes to improve their rowing skills and fitness level each and every practice. Athletes in this program have a commitment to fitness on the water and outside of practice. Rowers will participate in various racing opportunities throughout the season where the focus is going fast and winning. Admission to this program has fitness and technique requirements . * additional costs for coaching and racing fees.
Cost: $450.00 (*plus coaching & racing fees)

Adult Experienced Program

Mon & Wed 5:30-7:30 PM
For rowers with at least two sessions of Adult Learn-to-Row. A challenging experience in a relaxed atmosphere which focuses on drills to improve rowing skills and occasional racing pieces tailored to the skill levels of the individual boats. Potential to race In the Onondaga Cup July 22-23.
Session III August 7th – September 6th (skipping Labor Day)
Session IV September 11th – October 11th
Cost: $85.00 for 1 day per week. $150.00 for both days per week

Click to learn more and register for the CHARGERS Fall 2017 Rowing Programs!

Hiring Coaches for Summer/Fall Programs

Want to share your rowing passion with others? Want to make a little extra money on the side while enjoying the beauty of the outdoors? Interested in becoming a CHARGERS rowing coach? The CHARGERS are looking to hire great coaches for our Summer and Fall 2017 programs. Head on over to the application by clicking the link below and submit yours!

Click here to apply to Coach for the CHARGERS!

Corporate Row 2017 – Registration Open

Registration for teams wishing to participate in the 2017 Corporate Rowing Program is now open. There are a limited number of spots so be sure to reserve your spot today by submitting the form and paying the preregistration fee!

Click here to learn more about the 2017 Corporate Rowing Program

Click here to register for the 2017 Corporate Rowing Program

Click here to learn about the 2017 Onondaga Cup & Lakefest


CHARGERS receive Community Fund Grant!


The CHARGERS are honored to be the recipient of a $30,000 Grant from the Central New York Community Foundation Inc to help build our new boathouse. Read more about this exciting news and how it will help the CHARGERS in the attached press release!



PHOTOS: USRowing Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Masters Regional Championships

Check out these photos from the USRowing Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Masters Regional Championships on Onondaga Lake! This regatta, the first to be held in 20 years on Onondaga, was proudly brought to you by the hard working members of the Chargers Rowing Club!

2015 Hall of Fame Inductee Night

Check out these photos from the Hall of Fame Inductee dinner! To see more visit our Facebook Page