Being a member of Lake Washington gives you a number of benefits that provide for a convenient and pleasurable rowing experience as well as feeling part of a larger rowing community.


Access to the boathouse, gym, showers, terrace, and lounge.

Easy access to equipment and plenty of space to store your oars. Great place to launch from.


Race under the LWRC club name in local, regional, national, and international competitions. Regatta coordination and boat transportation.

Rowing Shells

Use of over 60 modern club boats - including training, racing and open water boats. All equipment is regularly maintained and updated.


Access to many on- and off the water rowing events, such as Head of the Troll, Ham 'n Eggers, Christmas parties and others.


Row independently (18 years or older) whenever you want or as part of a coached program (additional fee). 3 months of free coaching for new members included.


Access to all club social activities is included in the membership.

Members may extend guest privileges to other rowers.


Access to a fully equipped gym with free weights, weight racks, plenty of Concept2 ergs and enough space for large groups.


Voting rights at the annual meeting. Information on club activities and member news in the quarterly newsletter.

Lake Washington is one of the more affordable rowing clubs in the Seattle area.

We offer four distinct membership types: Individual, Family, Under 30 years of age and Student.


Memberships contracts are annual and can be paid in full or with a monthly payment plan. 

Select the desired membership type and payment plan, then click on the price to sign up!

In addition, Lake Washington offers the following types of memberships with limited benefits:

  • Trial Membership: $130/month
    Try rowing at LWRC for up to 3 months, renewing your trial at the end of each month.  Includes full access to the boathouse and unlimited coaching in our programs. No voting or guest privileges.
    Click here to sign up.

  • Supporting Membership: $210 / year
    Available to LWRC alumni or long distance members or members with a boat in high-storage. Limited access to club boats (limited to 15 rows a year on your own or in a coached program for no additional fee).
    For an additional fee, supporting members may store a boat in a high rack.
    No voting or guest privileges.

    Click here to sign up.


  • Gym Membership: $35 / month
    Come enjoy our NEW upstairs workout space!
    Access to club gym equipment only, no rowing privileges.
    No contract length. No voting or guest privileges.

    Click here to sign up.

Why Row at Lake Washington?


An amazing boathouse in the heart of Fremont, modern equipment, a full gym, a lounge and a lot of flexibility and freedom make Lake Washington unique.


We offer a number of masters rowing programs throughout the year that cater to different experience levels and schedules. Our experienced coaches teach in small groups.


Lake Washington is a supportive community of athletes who are passionate about rowing. We drive each other to be better rowers and have fun together on and off the water.


Lake Washington Rowing Club is the oldest rowing club in Seattle with a rich history and a long legacy of teaching the art of rowing. The club is entirely run by volunteers. 

Do you have any questions?

Do you have questions about our membership benefits and plans? Want to talk to us in order to find out which option is best for you? Send us a message and we'll get back to you soon.

© 2019 Lake Washington Rowing Club

Photos kindly donated by Andy Rees.