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DC Strokes medal at Masters Nationals
Published on: 8/26/2015
Members of DC Strokes Rowing Club earned a Silver Medal in the Men’s Open 8+ competition at the recent Masters Nationals rowing competition in Camden, NJ.
DC Strokes has “The Big Mo”
Published on: 6/1/2015
Rowing club to dedicate new boat at Stonewall Regatta June 7;
2015 Stonewall Regatta will be largest ever.
Team DC Recognizes DC Strokes member Lis Fondriest!
Published on: 10/7/2012
Team DC awards Lis Fondriest with 2012 Team DC Trailblazer Award.
DC Strokes Unveils New Logo
Published on: 6/18/2012
DC Strokes announced a newly updated logo today.
My Journey to the Olympics: Motivation, Support Take This Rower to Unexpected Waters
Published on: 2/17/2012
A personal story by Jason Beagle, former DCSRC rower and Olympic hopeful.
Team Gears Up for Last Race of the Season - Head of the Occoquan
Published on: 11/4/2011
DC Stokes took to Anacostia’s water Thursday night for their final practice as they prepare to take on teams across the country in the club’s last race of the season – the Head of the Occoquan.
'Keeping it Long and Strong' - Registration Open for DC Strokes Annual Rower's Gala
Published on: 10/26/2011
DC Strokes 2nd Annual Rower's Gala is quickly approaching and this week is the time to register for your chance to commemorate another year of successes while ringing in the start of our 21st year in rowing. Join DCSRC from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, November 19 at Casa Italiana Language School for a fun filled evening in the heart of Washington.
Men's and Women's Competitive Teams Take 2nd, 3rd at Head of Ohio
Published on: 10/10/2011
DC Strokes women's team won 2nd place and men’s competitive teams took 2nd and 3rd place at this year’s Head of the Ohio in Pittsburg last weekend, placing high in the ranks against stiff competition despite tough weather conditions, an unfamiliar course and an unexpected equipment issue – a missing skeg that caused directional issues during the race.
Athletes Without Limits, DC Strokes Launch America Rows Program
Published on: 5/17/2011
Athletes Without Limits Michael Lautenberger, Syd Lea, Bruce Worley and Mark Worley have begun training together with Wakefield High School rowers and their volunteer coxswain Reggie Worthington of DC Strokes on the new Athletes Without Limits Rowing Team.
College Rowers Join DC Strokes for Summer
Like many college rowers, student Ruth Dickey wasn’t ready to set her oar down and take the summer off when her semester at college came to a close for the school year. Instead, she searched for a team she could work with over her break to improve her skills and have some fun.
DC Strokes Co-Hosts GLBT Mega Party Game Night
Published on: 3/20/2011
Submitted announcement:
It's back! The huge MEGA PARTY GAME NIGHT 3 - Grandson of Mega Party Game Night - with 10 GLBTQ co-hosts.

Free games! Free Food! Free Use of the Pool Tables! Free Admission! Free! Free! Free! New co-hosts DC30Something and DC Strokes Rowing Club complete list of 10 co-host groups below.
DC Strokes' Pre-Season Camp Registration Opens
Published on: 3/4/2011
DC Strokes’ Pre-Season Camp is back, kicking off the club’s 20th rowing season in high-speed fashion and giving rowers an immersion course on the water after the land-locked off season.
Remember DC Strokes for End-of-Year Contributions
Published on: 12/12/2010
As a friend of DC Strokes, please consider making a donation to the club as part of your year-end tax planning or as one of your first charitable contributions of the new year. Donations are tax deductible. All donations assist in continuing DC Strokes' mission of of providing a safe space to learn, grow and compete as openly-GLBT and ally athletes.
Rowing Advocates Honored at Boathouse Lighting and Awards Ceremony
Published on: 12/1/2010
Members and friends of the Anacostia Community Boathouse Association gathered together December 14 at 6:30 p.m. to celebrate the holiday season and to pay tribute to a longstanding champion of the boathouse during the first ACBA boathouse lighting and awards ceremony.
DC Strokes Concludes 2010 Season at Head of the Occoquan
DC Strokes men's and women's novice and club teams competed in the 2010 Head of the Occoquan - better known as HOTO - giving rowing teams across the Mid-Atlantic a battle to the finish line and concluding this year's rowing season with high hopes for next year's club and competitive line ups.
Celebrating 20 years of DC Strokes Rowing Club
Published on: 10/31/2010
Join DC Strokes Rowing Club on November 13 for our annual Banquet and Gala to celebrate the conclusion of our 20th season of rowing in the Nation's Capital and our strong tradition of inclusion, diversity and sportsmanship. In 1991, a small group of gay runners were looking for an opportunity to cross-train.
Success at the 2009 Outgames
Published on: 8/10/2009
DC Strokes Rowing Club attended the 2nd World Outgames and brought home medals for 11 races including 4 golds.
Gold at the 2009 USRowing Masters Nationals
Published on: 8/31/2009
DC Strokes Rowing Club returns to Masters Nationals with winning results