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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 Summer Season 


Introduction to rowing class

Dates: June 1,2,3,4

Time: 7-9 a.m.

Cost: $110

Class fee will be applied to season fee when you sign up

Can’t make that class? Call coach Berkner and he’ll get you signed up with a different



Full Summer Season  - both sweep and sculling 


June 1 - Aug. 9

Cost $550*  paid to FCRA  collected by Coach Mark Berkner  (Fort Collins Rowing Assn)

Weekdays: M,W,Th 

Time: 6:30-8:30 a.m

Location:  Inlet Bay Marina – Horsetooth Reservoir, Fort Collins, CO

Racing opportunities:

Chicago Sprints, July 9-11

FCRA hosted Colorado Sprints - TBD


*Travel, Regatta Entry and Uniforms are not included in season fees, will be additional.


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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