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Rowing has one of the most active Masters Programs including a handicap chart for age groups. The national sponsoring organization for rowing is USRowing.

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The first table below presents the 2018 schedule for the National Masters Championship. The second table summarizes the number of competitors, by gender and selected age groups, for the 2017 Masters National Rowing Championship. The remaining tables present the national champions and the number of competitors for each class of men, mixed, and women.

2011 USRowing Masters National Championship Summary Table
Event Total Compeitors Over 40 Women Competitors Over 40 Men Competitors Over 60 Men Competitors Over 70 Women Competitors Over 60
2011 USRowing Masters National Championship 2767 1490 327 119 179
    Percent   100%   54%   12%   4%   6%

Note: USRowing includes all athletes above the age of 20 in its National Masters Championship. However, consistent with the purpose of this website, the following tables presents only those age groups that include athletes over the age of 40.

2011 USRowing Masters National Championship (MEN) Oklahoma City, OK August 11-14
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
Coxed FourMen36-42Potomac Boat Club25
Coxed FourMen43-49Potomac Boat Club30
Coxed FourMen50-54Potomac Boat Club30
Coxed FourMen55-59Occoquan/Detroit10
Coxed FourMen60-64Detroit Rowing15
Coxed FourMen65-69San Diego/COTW5
Coxed FourMen70-74Occoquan/Masters Coaching10
Coxed Four ClubMen36-42Potomac Boat Club35
Coxed Four ClubMen43-49Potomac Boat Club30
Coxed Four ClubMen50-54Potomac Boat Club15
Coxed Four ClubMen55-59San Diego25
Coxed Four ClubMen65-69Rocky Mountain10
Coxed Four ClubMen70-74Saugatuck5
Coxed Four LightweightMen50-54Baltimore/Annapolis10
Coxless FourMen50-54San Diego12
Coxless FourMen55-59Minneapolis16
Coxless FourMen60-64Saugatuck8
Coxless FourMen65-69San Diego/COTW4
Coxless FourMen70-74Occoquan Intl4
Coxless Four ScullMen36-42Minneapolis8
Coxless Four ScullMen43-49Minneapolis28
Coxless Four ScullMen50-54Rockford/OKC/Ridley/Western24
Coxless Four ScullMen55-59Rockford/Ridley32
Coxless Four ScullMen60-64Cinncinati/Western/Fairmont16
Coxless Four ScullMen65-69Potomac/Malta/Fairmont8
Coxless Four ScullMen70-74College Boat/Cambridge/Western20
Coxless Four Scull ClubMen43-49Texas Rowing4
Coxless Four Scull ClubMen50-54Fairmont12
Coxless Four Scull ClubMen55-59Malta20
Coxless Four Scull ClubMen65-69Dallas12
Coxless Four Scull ClubMen70-74Saugatuck4
Coxless Four Scull LightweightMen43-49Navesink/Baltimore/OKC/New York AC8
Coxless Four Scull LightweighMen50-54Navesink/Baltimore/OKC/New York AC4
Coxless PairMen36-42Minneapolis12
Coxless PairMen43-49Occoquan Intl10
Coxless PairMen50-54Potomac Boat Club6
Coxless PairMen55-59Minneapolis4
Coxless PairMen60-64Dallas Woodlands6
Coxless PairMen65-69Dallas2
Coxless PairMen70-74Occoquan Intl/Capital2
Coxless PairMen75-79San Diego2
Double ScullMen36-42Minneapolis/OKC20
Double ScullMen43-49Minneapolis20
Double ScullMen50-54Western Reserve/Detroit16
Double ScullMen55-59Rockford22
Double ScullMen60-64Rockford/Western12
Double ScullMen65-69St. Louis/Berkeley10
Double ScullMen70-74ambridge Boat Club12
Double Scull LightweightMen36-42Greater Dayton10
Double Scull LightweightMen43-49Navesink/New York AC6
Double Scull LightweightMen50-54Baltimore/New York AC8
Double Scull LightweightMen55-59San Diego6
Double Scull LightweightMen60-64Cincinnati/Western8
Double Scull LightweightMen65-69College Boat/Ridley6
Double Scull LightweightMen70-74San Diego2
Double Scull LightweightMen75-79College Boat/Cambridge4
EightsMen36-42Potomac Boat Club27
EightsMen43-49Potomac Boat Club18
EightsMen50-54Potomac Boat Club27
EightsMen60-64San Diego9
EightsMen65-69Rocky Mountain/Syracuse/Atlanta/Potomac9
Eights ClubMen36-42Capital18
Eights ClubMen43-49Potomac Boat Club27
Eights ClubMen55-59San Diego9
Eights ClubMen60-64Saugatuck9
Eights ClubMen70-74Saugatuck9
Single ScullMen36-42F. Sanders6
Single ScullMen43-49P. McDonough17
Single ScullMen50-54B. Whitehead9
Single ScullMen55-59J. Pauls13
Single ScullMen60-64Richard Anderson14
Single ScullMen65-69D. Bort5
Single ScullMen70-74Carlo Zezza7
Single ScullMen75-79Carlo Zezza3
Single ScullMen80+Earl Johnson1
Single Scull LightweightMen36-42R. Briggs5
Single Scull LightweightMen43-49J. Cutler6
Single Scull LightweightMen50-54Joe Paduda8
Single Scull LightweightMen55-59J. Pauls5
Single Scull LightweightMen60-64Kari Juurakko5
Single Scull LightweightMen65-69D. Bort5
Single Scull LightweightMen70-74M. Welch3
Single Scull LightweightMen75-79S. Gurney2
Single Scull LightweightMen80+Richard Kendall1

2011 USRowing Masters National Championship (MIXED) Oklahoma City, OK August 11-14
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
Coxed Four - Mixed36-42Greater Columbus20
Coxed Four - Mixed43-49Greater Columbus25
Coxed Four - Mixed50-54Annapolis20
Coxed Four - Mixed55-59Annapolis15
Coxed Four - Mixed60-64Saugatuck5
Coxed Four - Mixed70-74Occoquan/Martha's Moms/Masters Coaching5
Coxless Four Scull - Mixed36-42Saugatuck16
Coxless Four Scull - Mixed43-49Winnipeg/Tulsa/OKC24
Coxless Four Scull - Mixed50-54Cincinnati Rowing12
Coxed Four Scull - Mixed55-59Malta/Phila Girls/Wilmington24
Coxed Four Scull - Mixed60-64Minneapolis20
Coxed Four Scull - Mixed65-69Potomac/Fairmont8
Coxed Four Scull - Mixed70-74Occoquan/Martha's Moms/Masters Coaching8
Double Scull - Mixed36-42St. Croix32
Double Scull - Mixed43-49Texas Rowing36
Double Scull - Mixed50-54GMS Rowing10
Double Scull - Mixed55-59Baltimore/Green Lake24
Double Scull - Mixed60-64Cambridge16
Double Scull - Mixed65-69Potomac Boat Club12
Double Scull - Mixed70-74Saugatuck4
Double Scull - Mixed75-79Chester River2
Eights - Mixed36-42Boulder63
Eights - Mixed43-49Saugatuck72
Eights - Mixed50-54Annapolis/Baltimore36
Eights - Mixed55-59OKC Riversport18
Note: The following tables assume that mixed boats include an equal number of men and women

2011 USRowing Masters National Championship (WOMEN) Oklahoma City, OK August 11-14
EventGenderAge GroupChampionCompetitors
Coxed FourWomen36-42Community Rowing50
Coxed FourWomen43-49Saugatuck60
Coxed FourWomen50-54Annapolis25
Coxed FourWomen55-59Masters Coaching15
Coxed FourWomen60-64Masters Coaching20
Coxed Four ClubWomen36-42Capital30
Coxed Four ClubWomen43-49Mile High40
Coxed Four ClubWomen50-54Baltimore45
Coxed Four ClubWomen55-59Saugatuck15
Coxed Four ClubWomen60-64Marin10
Coxed Four LightweightWomen43-49Marin10
Coxed Four LightweightWomen50-54Carnegie Lake10
Coxed Four LightweightWomen55-59Carnegie/Annapolis5
Coxed Four LightweightWomen60-64Masters Coaching5
Coxless FourWomen43-49Minneapolis4
Coxless Four ScullWomen36-42Minneapolis40
Coxless Four ScullWomen43-49Saugatuck20
Coxless Four ScullWomen50-54Green Lake/Guelph/Lincoln Park20
Coxless Four ScullWomen55-59Green Lake/Cincinnati/Potomac24
Coxless Four ScullWomen60-64Chester River8
Coxless Four ScullWomen65-69Rocky Mountain/Cambridge/Atlanta/Colorado Rowing4
Coxless Four Scull ClubWomen36-42Tulsa36
Coxless Four Scull ClubWomen43-49St. Croix28
Coxless Four Scull ClubWomen55-59Minneapolis24
Coxless Four Scull ClubWomen60-64Chester River12
Coxless Four Scull ClubWomen65-69Marin4
Coxless Four Scull LightweightWomen36-42Lincoln Park/GMS Rowing/Capital4
Coxless Four Scull LightweightWomen43-49Saugatuck4
Coxless Four Scull LightweighWomen50-54Minneapolis24
Coxless Four Scull LightweighWomen55-59Carnegie/Wilmington8
Coxless Four Scull LightweighWomen60-64Chester River/Carnegie4
Coxless Four Scull LightweighWomen65-69Texas Rowing4
Coxless PairWomen36-42Minneapolis4
Coxless PairWomen43-49Minneapolis/St. Croix8
Coxless PairWomen50-54Annapolis4
Coxless PairWomen55-59Minneapolis4
Coxless PairWomen65-69Marin2
Double ScullWomen36-42Lincoln Park20
Double ScullWomen43-49Dallas24
Double ScullWomen50-54Lincoln Park22
Double ScullWomen55-59Potomac Boat Club22
Double ScullWomen60-64Green Lake/Potomac14
Double ScullWomen65-69Rocky Mountain/Miami4
Double Scull LightweightWomen36-42Dallas.Tulsa8
Double Scull LightweightWomen43-49Guelph10
Double Scull LightweightWomen50-54Green Lake/Lincoln Park16
Double Scull LightweightWomen55-59Green Lake/GMS Rowing20
Double Scull LightweightWomen60-64Oakj Ridge/Central Pennsylvania2
Double Scull LightweightWomen65-69Chester River4
Double Scull LightweightWomen70-74Saugatuck2
EightsWomen50-54Masters Coaching63
EightsWomen55-59Masters Coaching54
EightsWomen60-64Masters Coaching27
Eights ClubWomen36-42Community Rowing54
Eights ClubWomen43-49Marin54
Eights ClubWomen50-54Marin18
Eights ClubWomen55-59Saugatuck9
Single ScullWomen36-42A. Cichinowski16
Single ScullWomen43-49K. Miller6
Single ScullWomen50-54Margarita Zezza9
Single ScullWomen55-59M. Colombo8
Single ScullWomen60-64R. Gardner4
Single ScullWomen65-69Sara Sargent3
Single Scull LightweightWomen36-42Carol Raisky8
Single Scull LightweightWomen43-49R. Churchill5
Single Scull LightweightWomen50-54D. Bakken5
Single Scull LightweightWomen55-59L. McCarthy7
Single Scull LightweightWomen60-64T. Foreman2
Single Scull LightweightWomen65-69M. Wurster2
Single Scull LightweightWomen70-74S. McLean1
Single Scull LightweightWomen75-79E. Green1

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