2017 US Rowing Liability Release

ALL participants with ALL rowing clubs in the USA are required in 2017 to register with USRowing and pay a $9.75 fee to be covered with insurance in their rowing activities for the entire year. Clubs are required to have their individual participants run through the process below… or not row 🙁

Please follow the steps below to sign your 2017 USRowing waiver and associate yourself with Genesee Waterways Center’s club. (Your annual membership can also associate you with NAIADES, UR, RIT, RCiR, GRC and RBC with no additional fee).

  1. Visit the USRowing Membership PortalYou’ll see two large icons –  “Individuals” and “Organizations.” You want to select “Individuals.”
  2. Mouseover the “Members” button and click on “Sign Waiver” in the dropdown menu. 
  3. Enter your Member Number and the password for your account. If you forget either, click on “Forgot My Member Number” or the “Set/Reset Password” link and follow the directions.
  4. Answer the four (4) Member Education questions if asked. Don’t worry if you get any wrong. This does not impact whether you successfully sign the waiver or not.
  5. Click the checkbox to confirm you understand and agree to the terms of the waiver. Click the “Submit” button.
  6. Next, you may be asked whether you will be participating in National Team Selection process. Select “no”.
  7. Complete the process! If you’re membership is active, you’ll advance to your Membership summary with a confirmation that your waiver has been signed. If you are renewing your membership or joining for the first time, you’ll advance to the payment screen. The basic membership fee for 2017 is $9.75.