How to become a Sarasota Sculler

We use a platform called Boathouse Connect to manage our boathouse.  Signing up takes a little effort,  but once you’re signed up, it is an effortless platform to use.  All of our billing is done through Boathouse Connect.  Should you have any questions, please reach out to  We are here to help!

Part A – Get your USRowing membership, required for all rowers in the USA

  1. Head to to sign up for an individual membership
  2. Select Individuals – Join
  3. Please use your ROWER’S information, not parent information, including email to sign up
  4. Club team or name is Sarasota Scullers
  5. Club Code is FJZVE
  6. Continue filling out the form as your rower
  7. Choose the $15 basic membership level.

Part B – Make an account at Boathouse Connect, our billing platform

  1. Create an account at  using the same email as you did with USRowing
  2. Click New User to make an account and then log in.
    1. Fill out all of the rowing experience questions to the best of your abilities
    2. Be sure to select the best emergency contact for a parent/guardian, in case of emergency
    3. Join an existing organization and select Sarasota Scullers (SSYRP)
    4. Click Request Invite.
    5. You’re in!
  3. Select your program & enroll
    1. On the left panel, click My Profile –>> My Profile –> then at the top you will see a “Contact info” tab. Put in every parent/guardian that may pick up your child. Use email and phone number, please. We send out texts to the phone numbers here in case we change practice locations
    2. On the left panel, click Finances –>> My Finances and add a credit card as a payment method – DO NOT make a payment, the system will auto-charge in about 2 days based on what group you join.
    3. On the left panel, click My Groups and then select the group you want.
      1. High School
      2. Middle School
      3. Summer Camp sessions- pay special attention to the dates!
    4. After you join the correct group for you, the appropriate fees will be automatically charged in 1-2 days.

That’s it! You’re signed up.

General Information

  • Please read all group information before joining a group!
  • All billing is done through this platform. If you wish to use cash or check, do not put in a credit card and sign up with the rest of the steps.
  • Payments are due before our first race

 If you have questions, email us- We are here to help!