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Save the date!

Wednesday, December 8th

You are invited to the WYRA 1st Annual "Beer and Charity Baskets Auction!

For over 30 years WYRA has helped the youth of our region develop essential lifelong values including physical fitness, health, responsibility, self-discipline, teamwork, leadership, commitment, and the pursuit of excellence.

WYRA invites you to join us for a FUN evening and Charity Auction to purchase new equipment, make improvements to the Boathouse, and enlarge our scholarship/aid endowment for youth at risk.

Please help give our student-athletes the tools they need not only to succeed in rowing, but in life as well, by joining us on December 8th or by making a tax-deductible donation.

Thank you!

It’s all happening on…

Date: Wednesday, December 8th - 7:00 pm

Location: Bellefonte Brewing Company - 1851 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810

Can't make it? Then please consider donating to WYRA

or by sending a check made out to Wilmington Youth Rowing Association at 500 East Front Street, Wilmington, DE 19801. 


The entire WYRA family... Student-Athletes, Families, Staff, and the Board of Trustees wishes you all a wonderful Thanksgiving!

Winter Crew Starts TODAY!

WYRA offers 3 day and 5 day programs

When it comes to Rowing, the “Winter” season may be the most important. It allows an athlete to focus both physically and mentally on what they need to do to take themselves to a higher level… to face challenges and overcome them.

Financial Aid Application, Spring 2022

Applications will be available January 3, 2022

Completed applications should be sent to Lou Salvadori at




Keep connected to your crew. Get schedules and team updates for every athlete in the house, plus a way to message other members in your crew and a way to give coaches a heads up about practice. Enjoy unlimited access to scores & stats, photo/video sharing, and more.


Adding a Mobile Phone

Once you've created your account, add your mobile phone so you can receive text messages from your coach.

Enabling Text Messaging

Now that you have your mobile phone on your account, make sure you enable text messaging.

Forwarding Athlete Messages

Need a second parent, other family member to get messages about schedule changes or race times? Add a second email address to forward all communications.

Sending a Message

Do you need to send a question to another parent about a ride? Follow these instructions on how to send messages using the mobile app.

RSVP to Game or Event

Coaches need to know if you are going to miss a race or practice. Easily RSVP using the mobile application.

WYRA has proudly taught thousands of area youth the sport of rowing since 1989. We are an inclusive program allowing youth of all abilities to row.