Getting Started

Rules of Rowing

USRowing’s Rules of Rowing are published each year. The Rules of Rowing includes the current year’s Rules of Racing, a Referee Procedures Manual and an LOC Guidance Manual, as well as a copy of the USRowing Bylaws.

Click on the related documents below to view a pdf version of the 2016 Rules of Rowing. If you are interested in purchasing a copy of the 2016 Rules of Rowing in book format, please contact USRowing at 1-800-314-4ROW (4769).

For the 2017 Rules Change, click here.

For the 2017 Adaptive Rules Change, click here.