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NoCo Junior Rowing (High School)

NoCo Junior Crew welcomes youth athletes who are ready to experience a full season of competition in the sport of Rowing!

Head Coach, Mark Berkner, has rowed with the 1986 Univ. of Wisconsin National Champion Varsity Eight, two USA World Championship Teams and the 1992 USA Summer Olympic Team. 


Four Seasons

Winter Season conditioning and three competitive seasons with a goal of qualifying for Youth Nationals.  Spring Season (Sprints), Summer Season (Sprints) and Fall Season (Head Racing).  


NoCo races in Colorado local, regional and national regattas. Registration and participation is for each distinct Spring, Summer or Fall season program. NoCo Rowers may participate in all or any one specific season.


Rower Requirements 

No rowing experience necessary.  Must be aged 13-18; Able to swim and tread water for 1 minute;  Able to lift and carry 25 lbs. overhead. 

2021 Fall Season

Dates: Aug. 19 to Nov. 9


Practice dates*: Monday through Thursday each week, 5:30-7:30 a.m.

Cost: $500 + travel expenses - PAY NOW


Uniform deposit: $75


Racing opportunities:


  • Head of the Des Moines 9/25

  • Head of the Oklahoma 10/2

  • Horsetooth Ache 10/10

  • Wichita Frostbite Regatta 11/7

  • Other local races with Mile High and CJC throughout the season.

*There will be additional practices, as-needed, during the first two weeks for novice rowers.


Head Coach Mark Berkner

970-214- 5422;

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Coach Berkner

Send crew payments to:

Fort Collins Rowing Association
1124 W. Mountain 

Fort Collins,CO 80521

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