Determination and perseverance are the hallmarks of the Laker Navy” -John Bancheri


Laker Navy Heads Indoors

Team Racing Calendars Coming Soon!



Indoor Training Begins
November 16, 2015
Rowing Training Center
Allendale, MI

“Technical Training Camp”
December 29, 2015 – January 8, 2016
Tampa, FL
Last Years Athletes’ Blogs


Grand Valley Rowing is continually searching for determined and interested recruits. No experience is necessary, and walk-ons are always welcome! Interested? Complete our interest survey, see information for future students, or apply online.


Rent-A-Rower is a program that allows student athletes to raise money towards their semester dues. Rent-A-Rower Online Form

GVSU has been named one of America’s Best Buys by US News and World Report. For any other questions, please contact Coach John Bancheri at


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The Grand Valley State University Rowing Club challenges its student-athletes to reach the highest level to which they aspire both academically and athletically, while continuing to build and sustain a nationally competitive intercollegiate rowing program.

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