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Letter from CRF’s Board Chair 11/25/2014

Rowers:  It has been a very good year for CRF and its Member Organizations.  CRF and Cleveland Rowing have gained some international notoriety as a result of a very-well run GG9 regatta at which over 175 rowers participated.  It was not lost on us locals that the Cleveland Weather Gods were cooperative for a change.  […]

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Letter from CRF’s Board Chair 10/1/14

Greetings, Rowers: On September 20, 2014, Cleveland Rowing Foundation hosted the Head of the Cuyahoga regatta.  More than 400 rowers representing 42 clubs competed in a variety of races.  Thanks to all of the staff and volunteers who made this regatta a success.  The Plain Dealer ran a nice spread and photographs are posted on […]

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Letter from CRF’s Board Chair 7/23/2014

Hello, Readers. There are a lot of exciting things happening in and around the Rivergate Boathouse.  The Metroparks’ new restaurant, Merwin’s Wharf, is officially open for business.  With a “funky chic” look and fabulous view of the river, it holds promise as a great place for, among other things, post-rowing libations.  CRF extends a special […]

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Letter from CRF’s Board Chair 4/15/14

Greetings: As the saying goes, “You’ve got to be tough to row in Cleveland.”  Today, April 15, the air temperature is 30 degrees, water temperature is 33 degrees, wind is at 21 mph, and a heavy, wet snow is falling.  The Scholastic and Collegiate teams have been rowing for several weeks, so kudos to the […]

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