Henley on the Boardman

Henley on the Boardman is hosted by TACR on Boardman Lake. The race launch location is at Hull Park in Traverse City. The race starts at around the midpoint of Boardman Lake and boats race “Henley Style,” North, approximately 1k. Henley Style Racing Rowers can select from three boat types for races: 8+, 4’s, or […]

Corral Clean Up

Wednesday, October 4th, at 5:30 PM will be the final piece in the 2023 outdoor rowing season for TACR. Come by to help clean up the corral and get everything ready for another Michigan winter. A pizza party and end of the year presentation will follow!

Volunteer Dates

Help TACR raise funds for the upcoming rowing season by volunteering at one or more of the following events! Check out the dates and see what fits into your schedule, then click the link at the bottom to sign up.  TACR Volunteer at Bayshore Marathon May 27th 6:00 AM – 1:30 PM TACR Volunteer at […]

Welcome Danette!

We are thrilled to introduce Danette Terzano as our new TACR president. Danette has been with TACR for 7 years. She knows TACR well and will continue to carry on with TACR’s mission. 

Thank you Melissa!

Melissa has stepped down as President of TACR board. Melissa was one of the founding members of this organization. Melissa has endlessly given her time, talent, insight and financial support to this organization. We appreciate the hard work and commitment that you provided to make TACR a great organization. Thank you, Melissa, for all that […]

Welcome Blythe!

Blythe began rowing with TACR in the summer of   2019 after thinking about it for too many years!   Love for the sport grew fast and she joined the board in 2022, hoping to give back to the organization. The 2022 season was a highlight traveling to out-of-town regattas with a hope to do more this […]

Upcoming volunteer opportunities

We will have several volunteer opportunities coming up for area events to help our organization make money to put towards our Dollar for Docks. Please look at your calendars and mark them off to help at the following events if you are able. We will have sign ups available soon for these events: Bayshore Marathon […]

Fundraising continues!

Fundraising is an ongoing and necessary process to purchase equipment for our club. TACR is asking our rowing members for help. We need people to assist with fundraising for the “Dollars for Docks” campaign. Please let us know if you are interested or email us at info@tacrowing.org.

Mandatory safety/coxswain meeting

What: Pot-luck safety meeting. Please bring a dish to pass.  Where: Premier Place Condo Club House             1550 Newport Street, TC 49686 When: April 26th @ 5:30 Why: This is a requirement of US Rowing and TACR’s standard practice.

Rower of the month: Colton Schreur

My name is Colton Schreur, and while I am a Michigan native, I am relatively new to the Traverse City region. I grew up in Hudsonville, and really my only familiarity with this area came from family camping trips near the Sleeping Bear Dunes while I was growing up. Though even from those short trips […]

Special Olympics was a huge success!

Over the span of 2 days, 280 Special Olympians participated in 37 rowing races at the Grand Traverse Resort. It was truly heartwarming to see “Special Olympians” participate in a sport that we love. All athletes were smiling, happy, joyful and a bit competitive. Some of the athletes had difficulty getting onto their ergs, strapping their feet […]