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Spring 2021 Youth Rowing Program

Join the Lake Lanier Youth Program!

2021 Summer Learn to Row

(770) 287 0077

Youth Program Raffle for Concept2 RowErg

Buy entries for a new Concept2 RowErg in Black, exercise rowing at home, and help support the Lake Lanier Rowing Club Youth Program! 

  • Buy 10 entries for $25
  • Buy 30 entries for $50
  • plus earn extra entries by sharing on social media, when a friend using a link you provided and buys entries, and your friend will receive an extra entry when they use the link you gave them 

DRAWING DATE: May 01, 2021 at 11:00 am EST

Your purchase of entries contributes to the Lake Lanier Rowing Club Youth Program.  Or if you don't need an Erg, you can make a donation to the Youth Program.

The Youth Program is open to girls and boys from any high school or middle school in the area.  No experience necessary!  We teach youth everything they need to know about rowing.

Use the link below to purchase tickets or send the text ‘LLRC-RAFFLE’ to 855-202-2100 to get the web link.  And good luck!

Youth Program Registration NOW OPEN

2021 Winter/Spring Break Training

The Lake Lanier Rowing Club offers the perfect environment for crews to train and prepare during 2021 Winter Spring training for upcoming competitions on historic Lake Sidney Lanier in Gainesville, Georgia.  Home to all rowing events for the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta and the American Collegiate Rowing Association's Championship Regatta.  Run productive sessions with over 12,000 meters of open water, providing a prime environment for both short and long distance training.  

At Lake Lanier Rowing Club Your Team Will Enjoy...

  • On-site coordination assistance 
  • Indoor/outdoor boat storage
  • 7 Pocock wakeless launches with new engines in 2018 
  • 4 Carolina Skiffs 
  • Guaranteed 2-lane drop to fully-buoyed, 7-lane 2,000 meter course (weather permitting)
  • Large indoor training facility with 24 Concept2 Model D ergs
  • Free, easily-accessible trailer parking
  • Convenient launch and recovery docks to indoor/outdoor boat storage and staging areas  
  • A variety of food and lodging accommodations for teams nearby in Gainesville, Georgia


Multiple regattas are held at the venue or within 90 minutes helping you easily satisfy the NCAA competition requirement for all training trips, such as:

  • Mark Williams Ergatta -  hosted by LLRC at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue 
  • John Hunter Regatta - hosted by St. Andrew RC & GA Tech Crew at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue
  • Clemson Sprints Regatta - hosted by Clemson Rowing Club at Clemson University on Lake Hartwell, just 80 miles from the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue

For More Information About Team Training at Lake Lanier Rowing Club

Please contact Coach John Ferriss direct at ‭(678) 725-9106‬ or email, including your name, team name, telephone and email address. Let us know how we can help you, and we will get right back to you. 

Congratulations AUGUST 2020 Learn-to-Row!

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LTR Intro

Site of the 1996 Olympic Rowing Events

Many Teams Competing in ACRA Events Train at LLRC During the Winter/Spring Months and Become Familiar With the Course

Site of the 2018 ACRA Events

To Reserve a Time and Date to Train Your Team at Lake Lanier Rowing Club



(678) 725-9106‬

A club representative will follow up to confirm your reservation and assist with any details or questions about your visit to Gainesville, GA.  A non-refundable deposit of $200 is required to hold your team reservation dates.  The deposit will be applied to the overall cost of team training at the Lake Lanier Rowing venue, which is payable on completion of your training.
We are located at:
Lake Lanier Rowing Club
3105 Clarks Bridge Road
Gainesville, GA  30506