Minnesota Boat Club   Rowing in St. Paul since 1870


The Minnesota Boat Club is located on the shores of Raspberry Island in downtown St. Paul. The 501(c)3 nonprofit club has been promoting health and fitness through the sport of rowing since 1870 and is the state's oldest athletic organization. The club offers competitive and recreational rowing opportunities for members of all ages. The MBC's boathouse is the jewel of St. Paul's Mississippi riverfront and contains a lovingly restored banquet hall available for rental.


09/23/2014 15:25

Wine tasting at MBC

Join us for wine tasting at the boat club on Thursday, September 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. Enjoy the view, a beautiful night on the river, fantastic...

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09/18/2014 13:21

Pike Island Challenge results

The 2014 Pike Island Challenge, held on Saturday, September 6, was a fun and successful event! Congrats to all participants. Check out the results.

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07/28/2014 07:54

Join us for an event with a former Olympian rowing the length of the Mississippi

All of MBC is invited to an event on Saturday August 23 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Former Cambridge Blue Rower, 1980 Olympic Silver medalist in the eight...

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