Gainesville Area Rowing, Inc. (GAR) is a non-profit Florida corporation created to promote rowing as a sport in the Gainesville/Alachua County area. GAR teaches physical fitness, nutrition, and psychological skills that lead rowers to heightened mental and physical self-awareness. Through the active participation of its members, GAR provides the equipment and professional coaching staff to compete on a national level. GAR includes a high school program, a middle school program, and a Masters (adult) program.
GAR’s top priority is the health and safety of our members. GAR is following all state and local guidelines for Covid-19 and taking extraordinary measures to ensure the well-being of our members. Please read our Quarantine Rules document if you want additional information on the specific steps we are taking to keep our members safe and healthy.