OWRC News and Headlines

Rough Water Clinic and OWRC Regatta Preparation

Preparation for our Regatta is happening. Our Regatta is ready to sign up online at https://www.regattacentral.com/  

Our Open Water Regatta occurs on Sunday 9 April 2017.

Yesterday we sported a Rough Water Clinic-that will occur again in March. On Sunday 12 March 2017 we will have another training from 8:30-11:30am.

The photo is a close up view of our rower looking intently at the North Tower.

Sportsman riding “maybe predictable” Rough Water


Registration is open for McCovey Cove Regatta April 1, 2017

3rd McCovey Cove Regatta Saturday, April 1, 2017 7:00 AM (GMT-8) Event website: http://www.dolphinclub.org/mccovey-cove-regatta/   The 15km course on San Francisco Bay is a round trip from Aquatic Park along the north waterfront of San Francisco to McCovey Cove, adjacent to the Giant’s Ballpark and back (15km). The short course is to the Bravo Tower… Continue Reading

Sculling Shell Storage Available

At OWRC, we have two boathouses with space for single shells. We offer indoor, secure housing. In addition, the amenities include docks for launch, showers and staff for assistance. If you are looking for monthly, quarterly or annual storage you may contact us at 415.332.1091 or owrc@owrc.com     Continue Reading

Welcome to OWRC

Welcome to the Open Water Rowing Center in Sausalito. Since 1985, rowers from OWRC have been keeping fit and enjoying this remarkable natural setting. There is no better exercise and no better place to do it. Learning is easier than you think. Make this the year that you become an open water rower!


Dockmaster's Log

WINTER HOURS (start 12/5)

Weekdays 7 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Weekends 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

CLOSED – Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.


Weekdays: Club shells go out on the hour; private shells on the half-hour.

Weekends: Club shells go out on the half-hour; private shells on the hour.

Call (415-332-1091) to reserve club shells; definitely call if you need to cancel a reservation.


OWRC Dockcam 

Shows water conditions from our marina north to Strawberry Point

Sausalito Yacht Club Webcam

Use Spinnaker view for Richardson Bay, Trident view for water off downtown Sausalito, Alcatraz view for San Francisco Bay.

Sausalito Yacht Club Weather Station