List of Certified US Rowing Coaches:

Julie LoBiondo- Diversity Director

Kerry Lansing- Programs Administrative Assistant and Coach
John Kennedy- Youth Coach
Leif Stepakoff​ - Board Chairman

​Sean Kelleher- Coach

Board of Directors:

Edward Kennedy

Club President

Leif Stepakoff

Chairman of the Board

Chuck Thomas

Club Secretary

Debbie Tamas

Club Treasurer​ 

Bill Fetter

Board Member

NRC's 2022 Annual Membership is now open!

​Newburgh Rowing Club (NRC) Coaching Staff: 

Ed Kennedy - Head Coach and Programs Director, Certified Physical Education Instructor and School Administrator, 35 years of life-guarding experience and coaching in 9 sports. 

Register For NRC Today!

Possible changes can be made by contacting the boathouse director Ed Kennedy at 845-541-2313 or

Pirates of the Hudson valley

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Sign-ups for our Early Spring Program are now available!



Our Early Spring Program will be held throughout the months of March and April!

Mondays and Fridays from 6-7:30pm.

Newburgh Rowing Club
Bringing Aquatic sports to all!

Storage Fees 

$75/Bi-Monthly- Kayak Storage or Shell Storage

$780 Special Yearly Storage for your own unlimited Shed Storage Section

All shed sections are 120 square feet
(Storage must be approved by Boat House Director and NRC Board of Directors with a yearly membership)

Contact Information


PO Box 227 Newburgh, N.Y. 12551

Coaches in training:

Fuxin Wilson

Michael LoBiondo

Caridad Irizarry

2022 NRC Early Spring Registration

Boat Storage System

Additional Coaches:

Christian Barbosa- Coach​​

​Jacob Lansing- Coach

​Nick Danza- Boat Mechanic

Joseph Lopez- Grounds Keeper

Dajour Fisher- Grounds Keeper

NRC offers scholarships to home schooled students and students from the following school districts:

Hudson Valley Private Schools
Valley Central
Monroe Woodbury
Currently Enrolled College Students
Residents of Newburgh

*You must contact Coach Kennedy for Scholarship Information​


$75/Bi-Monthly- Erg Rental

$110/Bi-Monthly Kayak and Shell Rentals

Kayak Rentals start April first!

​              Yearly Events 2022
Winter Season          February 1st

Early Spring Season   March 4th

Late Spring Season    May 2nd

Spring Clean Up         May 7th
In Partnership with the Riverkeeper, America Rows and Swims, and Nautical Maritime Academy

Summer Season          July 1st

Summer Camp

Week I       July 5th-8th

Week II       July 11th-15th

Week III       July 18th-22nd

Early Fall Season         September 2nd

Late Fall Season           November 4th