About Us

About Us

Who We Are ~ The Hudson River Rowing Association is an award – winning, volunteer-run rowing association that provides extensive club rowing opportunities for people of all ages, abilities and goals in the Hudson Valley. HRRA also owns and operates the HRRA Boathouse in Poughkeepsie, New York, providing a home for eight regional scholastic and adult rowing operations. HRRA is a federally recognized charity and all donations are tax-deductible. Join Hudson River Rowing and support the rowing community and become a great rower all in one stroke!

New to HRRA?

If you would like to learn more about our novice, intermediate and competitive rowing programs or if you are a former rower hoping to get back on the water then take a minute.

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HRRA Administrative Assistant: Analisa Meier [email protected] 

HRRA Head Coach: Jacob Jordan[email protected]

HRRA Boathouse Manager: Matt Rignanese – [email protected]


Boathouse Rentals: [email protected]

Programs Contact: [email protected]

HRRA Board

Executive Board

President – Joshua Stratton

Vice President – Anna Sisung

Treasurer – Harry Harrington

Secretary – Brian Noble


Sue Cerulli

Kate Guinan

Erik Haight

Nikki Hughes

Kim Kochem

Matt Rignanese 

Mike Smith

​Find HRRA!

The Hudson River Rowing Association Boathouse is located at:

270/272 North Water Street,

Poughkeepsie, NY.


The Poughkeepsie Regatta

The Poughkeepsie Regatta was the annual championship regatta of the U.S. Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) when it was held in Poughkeepsie, New York from 1895 to 1949. More…