Middle School

Who / When / What

  • Grades: 6 through 8 - No experience necessary! 
  • Singles Program: Sculling (2 oars per rower) in singles, learn the skills of handling your own boat and the refined skills it takes to row a single. You choose a day of the week plus Saturday.
  • 8s Program: Sweep (1 oar per rower) in team boats, learn how to row in 8s and how to work together as a team. This option is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Saturdays are included with either day.
  • Fall Season:  September 28h through December 19th (No practice during Thanksgiving week), located at 343 Palmetto Avenue, Osprey
  • Spring Season: January 25th through April 23rd (No practice during Spring Break week), located at 343 Palmetto Avenue, Osprey
  • Practice Times: M-F 4:30PM-6:45 PM (6:30 PM during Daylight Savings), Sat 8:30AM-11:30 AM (you choose which day of the week plus Saturday for everyone!)
  • Program Fee: $475 for 2 days a week/season
  • Additional Days: Add an additional day for the season for $250 per additional day
  • Bus: TBD:  we are waiting to hear from the school district on availability (This service is optional for students from Pine View School, Laurel Nokomis School, Booker Middle School, Sarasota Middle School, and Brookside Middle School. Runs daily for MS rowers. To sign up for the bus you simply register under the Join Us -Youth Rowing -Transportation tab.)

*****To assure that you are receiving communications from Sarasota Crew as a parent you need to register under the parent section of the website.  Please click here -https://sarasotacrew.org/menujoinus/parents-menu/parents and register for high school, middle school or elementary school, as appropriate. You will have to log out as your rower to be able to sign up for the emails. Often we send notifications to only subsets of parents so if you have athletes in more than one age level, please register in both areas to assure that you receive the appropriate emails.

Registration Fee - $75

This is part one of a two-step process.   After you complete the registration, you need to log into the website with your username and password, go to Join Us- Youth Rowing- Middle School and you will be able to pay the session tuition.  You must pay for the session tuition to complete the process.

Price: $75.00