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Brighton, MA 02135

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Community Rowing, Inc. (CRI) changes lives and communities by providing access to the sport of rowing and its profound social benefits. “Rowing for All” is our mission, and we are especially committed to delivering rowing to groups who can benefit from the social and health outcomes of our unique sport.

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Newton South rowers earn silver at Nationals

21 June 2017

While many of their classmates were coming down from the excitement of proms, and gearing up for finals, a pair of Newton South juniors were in Sarasota, Florida last week competing for a national rowing championship...  […]

Mayor's Cub Junior Racing at CRI June 4th

30 May 2017

Mayor's cup is the final regatta for the Row Boston team this season.  […]

Community Rowing captures team points at North East Regionals

25 May 2017


National Learn to Row Day June 3rd 10-12 am

17 May 2017

Try rowing on a machine or on the water at the Harry Parker Boathouse - everything is free on National Learn to Row Day!   […]

CRI Parking Alert: Fishing Tournament Sunday 4/30. All trailer spots reserved

28 April 2017

There will be a fishing tournament on the river Sunday 4/30.  […]

IRL Announces Six Women and Four Men in the Class of 2018

21 April 2017

Brighton, MA — The Institute for Rowing Leadership at Community Rowing, Inc.  […]

CRI Weather Alert: Boathouse closing at 8:00AM Tuesday 3/14, reopening at 10:00AM Wednesday 3/15

13 March 2017

Due to the predicted incoming storm, CRI will close on Tuesday the 14th of March at 8 am, and we will stay closed until Wednesday, March 15th at 10 am.  Programs that start before 7:30 will run on Tuesday morning, and will NOT run on Wednesday morning.  […]

IRL Announces the First Five Members of the Class of 2018

25 February 2017

Brighton, MA — The Institute for Rowing Leadership at Community Rowing, Inc.  […]

CRI Alert: No Power from 9:30AM to 1PM Thursday 2/23

22 February 2017

Please be aware that the power at CRI will be out on Friday 2/23 from 9:30AM to 1PM.  […]

CRI Weather Alert: Boathouse opening at noon, Monday, February 13

12 February 2017

Due to the incoming storm, CRI will close at 4pm on Sunday, February 12th and we plan to  reopen at noon on Monday, February 13th.  […]

CRI Weather Alert: Delayed opening - 8:30AM Friday, February 10th

9 February 2017

Due to the weather and travel conditions, CRI will have a delayed opening of 8:30AM on Friday, February 10th.  […]