New release:

Marlene Royle's Faster Masters

Continuing Education for masters rowers and coaches.

October 2016

Coach Marlene Royle has teamed up with Rebecca Caroe of Rowperfect to create Faster Masters, a community of exclusive content, engaging discussion, and training materials designed specifically for masters rowers.

The initial 7-part series includes Marlene's recorded talks, transcripts, and supporting eBooks. Each talk is 40-50 minutes.

The lessons include: 1. Review of Technique 2. Adapting Technique: Making technical gains with physical compromises 3. Drills for Improving Bladework 4. Drills and Exercises for Developing Stroke Power 5. Drills and Exercies for Developing Starts and Speedwork 6. 1k Race Planning 7. The Role of Testing and Trials

Click here for complete information about Faster Masters on the Rowperfect website


our new boathouse on lake wellington

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Construction of our new boathouse on Lake Wellington is nearly complete. The sunlit, fully enclosed, double bay boathouse is a part of the new Village of Wellington Community Center Complex. The Florida Rowing Center boathouse will be an exciting new home for our sculling programs. Same great coaching staff, same great programs, new boathouse that will be well-stocked with top-notch equipment. Join us!


THE 2016-2017 SEASON

  • Opening day: Friday, 16 December 2016
  • Closing day: Sunday, 30 April 2017
  • Online rgistration is open

the coaching staff schedule:

  • Gordon Hamilton: 16 December 2016-30 April 2017 (Away 10-12 March weekend)
  • Harvey Rubenstein: 16 December 2016-30 April 2017
  • Cindy Shirts: 16 December 2016-30 April 2017
  • Larry Gluckman: 01 February 2017-30 April 2017
  • Marlene Royle: 27-29 January, 10-12 March, and 07-09 April 2017
  • Roberta Jaro continues as our friendly voice and reservations manager.

Read about the Florida Rowing Center's Professional Coaching Staff.


tuition includes:

  • Coaching,
  • Videotaping with critique and take-home video
  • Use of Florida Rowing Center’s equipment for the on-water sessions
  • Daily hot breakfast with the coaches and other students
  • A Florida Rowing Center T-shirt.


  • 3-day session $700 
  • 4-day session $760
  • 7-day session $1095

We offer a 10% discount to those who book their session at least one month in advance.

Group rates are available upon request. Email Roberta at info@floridarowingcenter.com








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