A Wellness and Recovery Program for Breast Cancer Survivors

We provide an opportunity for women recovering from breast cancer to develop healthy and strong bodies, become active participants in their own recovery, rediscover the joy of movement, and be part of a group of women with a common bond supporting each other.

The View from the Water

The Essence of WeCanRowBoston.

This video was done in 2009, but the feelings are as accurate today as they were then.

Rowing to Beat Cancer

Rowing to Beat Cancer

In the slideshow above, watch the women of WeCanRow practicing on the Charles. Photos by Vernon Doucette

How to Be a Friend to a Friend Who’s Sick

How to Be a Friend to a Friend Who's Sick by Letty Cottin Pogrebin

Just this past week, one of our WeCanRowers brought in a copy of the book: How to Be a Friend to a Friend Who’s Sick by Letty Cottin Pogrebin.

The guidebook includes advice for those who have friends who are sick as told by veterans of serious illnesses. Topics include [Continue reading...]

WeCanRow Members Race at the Row for a Cure Regatta

Masters National Cancer Survivors Boat

On Sunday, June 2nd, six of the WeCanRow-Boston members raced in the annual Row for a Cure regatta in Poughkeepsie, New York.

The event features 1,500-meter sprint races in 28 cities across the United States and Germany. All funds are donated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure to assist patients and [Continue reading...]

New Members Learn to Row 2013

Learn to Row 2013

New Members Learn to Row 2013

Learn To Row on Saturday, May 11th, 2013


Our Annual Newbie Learn-to-Row day is Saturday, May 11th, 2013.

We’re looking forward to meeting the class of 2013.





Making Strokes Against Breast Cancer

Making Strokes Against Breast Cancers

In September 2011, WeCanRow-Boston initiated the first-ever, Making Strokes Row to accompany the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Walk. We received a lot of “love” from the crowds as we rowed alongside thousands of walkers in our specially decorated barge. Watch for more innovations in our Making Strokes Row 2012! “