Saint Charles Rowing Club
Welcome to the club
Get in a boat.  This will change your life.
Saint Charles Rowing Club (SCRC) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) competitive juniors rowing program for teenagers between 15-18 years old, located on the Fox River in St. Charles, Illinois.  
Founded in 2012, SCRC promotes the sport of competitive rowing by instilling discipline, teaching team work, attaining physical fitness, practicing good sportsmanship and cultivating excellence.  
Our mission is to:
  • Promote the understanding of and appreciation for the sport of rowing within the community
  • Encourage, develop, instruct and train young men and women in the sport of rowing, provide amateur competitive rowing opportunities, and advance high-potential athletes into collegiate rowing careers
  • Grow into a world-class rowing organization and racing venue to support the greater good of the Fox River community
  • Provide adaptive and para-rowing support for people with disabilities and veterans
  • Reward teamwork rather than individualism
  • Promote lifelong health and wellness
SCRC is a member of USRowing, recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as the national governing body for the sport of rowing in the United States, Kane County Forest Preserve, Resolute Racing, Wounded Warrior Program, Team Red, White & Blue, and Team Rubicon.   SCRC is Safesport certified.
The hometown team. 
Born in St. Charles.  Proudly nonprofit.  No drama.  Just row.
Welcome to our sport.  Welcome to our club.
Test your limits.  Expand your horizons.  Change your life. 

Holiday Card Fundraising Campaign
Nov 1 to Dec 25, 2015
 Please help support SCRC’s fundraising campaign by purchasing “Hometown Crew” holiday cards. Our goal is to raise money to help fund a 50’ floating dock for spring installation. A set of 10 cards with matching envelopes sells for $20 plus shipping.  Five card designs available; please visit store to view all cards. Allow up to 14 days for shipping. Thank you for your support!

Spring Season Begins
Jan 4, 2016
"Interested in rowing?" seminars for high-school students on Dec 9th at 7pm and Jan 4th at 7pm at Campana / ProForce Sports Performance Training, 501 W. Fabyan Parkway | Batavia, IL 60510. Please call Coach Chris 630.207.8337630.207.8337 to reserve your spot. Meet other rowers, discuss the sport, get on an erg machine ... change your life.

This is what we do
Help us grow
SCRC is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.  Help us grow to bring competitive and adaptive rowing to more people!  Tax-deductible donations will fund our new site at Fox River Bluff East.  Please see Growth Plan page for more information.  Thank you!
Please shop at and choose Saint Charles Rowing Club as your charity of choice and a portion of your purchase will go to SCRC, which we will use to help fund our growth.  Invest in our youth and our community.  Thank you!