Logo, Alliance Rowing Club of Illinois, Rowing Club in Wilmette, IL

A Not for Profit Organization


(847) 347-3278
(888) 509-5422
905 Ridge Road
Wilmette, IL 60091-1559

Recreational & Competitive Rowing Program in Wilmette, Illinois

Recreational Program             Competitive Juniors Program

Youth Development Program             Masters Program

Alliance Rowing Club ( ARC) of Illinois was founded in 2012 to deliver a complete club program on the Northshore of Chicago. A complete program addresses: grass-roots development, high school and adult recreational & competitive rowing opportunities.
This ALL Ages club is dedicated to the education and promotion for every aspect of
the satisfying, challenging and life-long endeavor known as CREW.

The ARC Everyone Rows approach allows all levels of recreational and ultra-
competitive individuals to participate and grow their skills in a positive and productive environment. ARC allow all ages to row Athletically (fitness cross-training), Recreationally & Competitively in a flexible learning and mentoring environment by offering the following programs.

  • Deliver “Learn to Row” indoor rowing ergometer clinics
  • Provide correct and anatomically-safe rowing Strength & Conditioning programs
  • Deliver dryland training to youth and adults through public group Rowdio™ classes
  • Prepare incoming high school and collegiate students to successfully tryout for
    their selected team
  • Provide accessible recreational opportunities to enjoy on-the-water sculling and sweep rowing for all age groups, special needs and physically disabled participants
  •  Develop and maintain a boat and equipment co-op for membership use
  •  Indoor rowing on Concept2 ergometers for 6-8th Graders
  • Strength and Conditioning Cross-training for multisport athletes including hockey, soccer, lacrosse, baseball, basketball, cycling, running, swimming, bowling, etc.


Rowers, Recreational Rowing Program in Wilmette, IL

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Alliance Rowing Club of Illinois in Wilmette, Illinois.