Friends of Viking Crew serves as a booster organization for the current CSU Rowing Team. Through this group, paying members will get the opportunity to row with fellow alumni and students and coaches. We have the ability to make our own practice schedules.

Membership is currently limited to:
1) All CSU rowing team alumni of one full season or more (both oarsmen and coxswains)
2) All current CSU rowing team members both oarsmen and Coxswains)
3) All current and former coaches of one full season or more

Registration link:

FB Group:

Friends of Viking Crew Rowing

New Rower Packet

Register & Pay Dues

Facebook Group

Price: ~$300 for Year, $85 for winter Alumni, ($100 donation for alumni that graduated 5+ years ago)

Links on becoming SQL1

CRF Safety Manual

CRF SQL 1 Application

Dave’s Google Map of River with river landmarks

SQL 1 Study Guide

Practice Times

Winter Practice Times

Tuesday 5:45-6:45pm

Thursday 5:45-6:45pm

Summer Practice Times

Tuesday 5:45-7pm

Thursday 5:45-7pm

Saturday 8-10am

Important Dates

Feb Hammer Ergatta

April Spring Alumni Regatta vs Current Team

July 12-13 Chicago Sprints Chicago IL

September 19 Head of the Cuyahoga Cleveland OH

October 3 Head of the Ohio Pittsburgh PA

October 10 Speakmon Memorial Regatta Columbus OH

October Head of the Charles Boston MA

October 31-Nov1 Head of the Hooch Chattanooga TN

Nov Fall Banquet w/ Current Team FoVC to learn about the current team. Their accomplishments, needs, competitiveness etc…


The mission of this group is to provide a support structure for the CSU rowing team, spur growth of the CSU Alumni community and encourage graduating rowers and Alumni to stay involved with rowing in Cleveland and their Alma Mater.

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