High School

2021-2022 Junior Team


  • Grades: 9th through 12th - No Experience Needed!
  • Fall Session: Fall session starts August 9th through December 18th, located at 150 Bayview Lane, Osprey. Fall Cost: $1,650 Fall Season (Fall tuition is due by August 9, 2021, and covers registration fee, coaching, programming, equipment, and facility use. Fall race fees will be $300 and are due at the beginning of September. The $300 covers the following races:
    • Halloween Regatta, Tampa, FL - October 30th
    • Head of the 941, Sarasota, FL - November 20th
    • Tampa Fall Sprints, Tampa, FL - December 11th
    • Sarasota Crew Intrasquad Regatta, Tampa, FL - December 18th
    • Race fees do not include the Head of the Charles in Boston, MA (October 23-24). We will have a boys 8+ and 4+ and girls 8+ that are all qualified to be selected. Those selected will pay separately once the boats are selected.
  • Spring Session: January 11, 2022, through USRowing Youth Southeast Regionals, May 15th. Located at 150 Bayview Lane, Osprey through the end of March. April and May practices are at Nathan Benderson Park. Spring Program Cost: $1650. Spring Race Fee: $1,565 includes all races listed through SE Regional Championships with the exception of AYC 2. Spring Season tuition is due by January 12th and covers coaching, programming, equipment and facility use.
  • Spring 2022 Races:
    • American Youth Cup Series I at Benderson Park - February 19-20
    • OARS Regatta - March 12
    • American Youth Cup (AYC) II at Aiken, SC - March 26-27 (only 54 athletes attend)
    • FSRA West Districts - April 2
    • FSRA Sculling State Championships - April 9-10 at Nathan Benderson Park - may not be able to have the entire team race because of entry limits
    • FSRA Sweep State Championships - April 23-24 at Nathan Benderson Park
    • USRowing Southeast Regional Championshps / AYC IV - May 14-15 at Nathan Benderson Park
    • Rowers are expected to be at the course by Friday at noon for both State Championships and Southeast Regionals
    • End of the Year Banquet - full team and families are invited! - evening of May 22nd
    • The regular season is complete after Southeast Regionals. Boats that qualify for Nationals will be invited to participate in an extended postseason plus nationals:
    • National Championship - June 9-12 at Nathan Benderson Park
    • Race fees have been able to be lowered because we budgeted for all races. We are unable to decrease the amount if a rower chooses not to make a race. We do not allow families to pick and choose which races they want to pay for as we plan for the entire team attending to keep the prices down.

Bus: We can only provide a bus from Pine View this fall due to the expense. We can help figure out carpools so please reach out to us if you need help. 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  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.

Spring Season Tuition 2022

High School Team - 8th graders are welcome to try.

Freshmen (and 8th graders) practice in the spring is Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Varsity (10-12th graders) practice in the spring is Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Spring race fees are not included in the program fee. Spring race fees will be collected in early January. 

Price: $1,650.00

Spring Races 2022

High School Team

The following races are included in the fee. All races must be paid for together. You may not pick and choose races. If you are unable to attend a race you should tell a coach asap but you will not receive a refund or credit. We keep race fees as low as possible by combining fees:

AYC 1 (at Nathan Benderson) - February 19-20
OARS Regatta - March 12
FSRA West Districts (Tampa) - April 2
FSRA Sculling States (NBP) - April 9-10
FSRA Sweep States (NBP) - April 23-24
USRowing Southeast Regional Championships (NBP) - May 14-15

Not included in the race fees will be AYC 2 in Aiken, SC on March 26-27 where we plan to take 54 athletes to race. USRowing Youth National Championships is also not included.

Price: $1,565.00