Oakland Strokes is the Proud Recipient of the
2014 Anita DeFrantz Award

USRowing awards the Anita DeFrantz Award for Advancing Diversity in Rowing


Congratulations Varsity Men’s 8+ for Gold Medal
at the 2014 Head of the Charles!

 Men’s Youth 8+ GOLD, Women’s Youth 8+ 7th at the 50th Head of the Charles


1st and 2nd at the 2014 Youth National Championships!

 Women’s Varsity 8+ GOLD, Women’s Ltwt 8+ GOLD and Men’s Varsity 8+ SILVER


14 Time National Champions

1975, 1978, 1980, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014


Competitive youth rowing in Oakland since 1974


Oakland Strokes partners with the East Bay Regional Park District to develop youth rowing teams that consistently win top
honors at regional, national and international events. A nonprofit, Oakland Strokes relies on program fees and tax deductible donations from our generous supporters.