Learn to Row
Want to try rowing? The ultimate team sport. Make friends. Get in Shape. Have fun! Experience the historic Buffalo river.
Donate a Brick
We have just kicked off our Brick fundraising drive. Donor personalized engraved bricks will be placed in a walkway outside the main entry of our new Boathouse. Donating to the brick fundraiser program will help us complete our Boathouse. Please help the BSRA by donating a Brick.
Become a Sustaining Member
Please help us grow the sport of rowing in Buffalo. Your support will help us provide experiences to more youth in the Buffalo area. Allow us to bring state of the art rowing facilities to Buffalo!
Welcome to the BSRA
Buffalo Scholastic Rowing Association awarded
The BSRA, founded in 2010, provides community access to rowing on the Buffalo River. We currently have high school, adult (Masters), Learn-to-Row programs and our newest team , We Can Row ,rowing out of our boathouse on 405 Ohio Street, Buffalo, New York.
We are an Association. Each program operates independently, sharing the facility and working together to advance the sport of rowing.
We welcome anyone interested in rowing, new to the sport or with prior rowing experience to come visit us at our rowing facility or contact us.
See our new Boathouse going up below as of December 2017
winter training waiver
Rowers training at the Old First Ward during the winter must sign a Liability Waiver
All Rowers must register and sign a Liability Waiver before going out on the water at the BSRARegistration/Waiver