Anchorage Rowing Association
Year 1
ARA COVID-19 Statement: As of May 2021, ARA is operating at Phase 4. As a condition to operating during the 2021 season Anchorage Rowing Association has adopted a COVID-19 Plan and Response (“COVID 19 Protocols”) which aligns with the Municipality of Anchorage’s phased COVID 19 “Roadmap to Reopening” and has been reviewed by the Municipality of Anchorage. Please download and review Phase 4 COVID Protocols.

About Us

Enriching the lives of our members and the community through the sport of rowing.

ARA is a dynamic program here in Alaska that provides classes for first time rowers as well as developed programs for junior and master level rowers. We have a full fleet of boats from singles to 8s that we row everyday during the summer.

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Moose Nugget Regatta

July 2021, date TBD

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DAVE Thorsness Rowing Challenge

August 8, 2021

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Big Head Regatta

September 11, 2021

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Rowing Classes & Programs

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Learn to Sweep Row or Scull

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Junior Rowing Program


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Diversity Statement:
The Anchorage Rowing Association is committed to promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in Alaska rowing. Our mission is to enrich the lives of our members and the community through the sport of rowing, and we strive to include all individuals who want to row, regardless of age (12-99), gender, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, or ability. We aim to foster a culture of unity, inclusion, camaraderie at ARA, while instilling in our members the importance of fitness at any age.