Chicago Rowing Development

Carbon Fiber Repair

Rowing in Chicago

Boathouse Services


8+ rowing along the Chicago River

January 12, 2015
Rowing Repair Classes now open, focusing on carbon fiber boat repair. - More info at

January 6, 2014
The Chicago Composite Initiative, Mark Carroll's start-up incubator/accelorator for advanced manufacturing.

November 7, 2013
Letter of support for a rowing facility in Blue Island at Faye's Point - read it here

The Rowing Group is small collection of extremely well-informed, lifelong residents of Chicago, who have come together to provide helpful and independent consulting for the rowing and paddling communities. We help cities, towns, clubs, teams and individuals deal with the challenging issues that everyone in these sports will eventually face. We specialize in new program development, boathouse functional design consulting, infrastructure purchase consulting associated with boats, docks and equipment, as well as helping groups handle the day-to-day operations and management of boathouses and programs.

The Rowing Group has a significant amount of experience in virtually every aspect of the rowing and paddling industry. Local municipalities, booster board parents, coaches, and athletic departments have already used our services; let us know how we can help you.

The Rowing Group