|  Our Coaches at Tampa Athletic Club

Charlie Will

Phone: (727) 359-1443
Email: charlie@willpowerrowing.com


Carlos R. Graterol

Coach Carlos learned to row in Sarasota on the High School club team Osprey Oars coached by Peter DeManio. He came back to Sarasota after having graduating at Florida State University with a degree in Economics and was an assistant coach at Sarasota Scullers, Sarasota Crew, and Sarasota County Rowing coaching rowers ranging from kids in middle school to handicapped elderly vets. Carlos also was also the Head Coach for Treasure Coast Rowing Club growing the team from 18 to 35+ kids before moving to Tampa, Florida. Upon moving to Tampa, Carlos volunteered as a Boatman with the Stewards Foundation high school rowing team.  He is also a Realtor with Berkshire Hathaway and repairs rowing shells in Tampa Bay.

Cell: (941) 223-4936
Email: carlos.r.graterol@gmail.com 

Mike Smith -  Head Coach Plant High School

Cell: (813) 786-0337
Email: michaeljs7@gmail.com

|  Rowing in Tampa Bay

Florida offers year-round rowing on captivating waterways and world-class venues.  Rowing is the perfect way to escape from the hustle of everyday life, exercise, and experience the beauty of nature. 

Tampa Athletic Club is Tampa Bay's largest and most comprehensive master's adult rowing program. For more information regarding youth rowing programs please visit the below websites

 Plant High Rowing Association:

     Middle School Team:  Open to ANY 6th-8th grade students
     High School Team:  Open to any PLANT High School students
     For more information visit

 Academy of the Holy Names

     High School Team:  Open to any AHN student.  Girls-only program.
     For more information visit
 Berkeley Preparatory School

     High School Team:  Open to any Berkeley Prep student.  Co-ed team.
  For more information visit www.berkeleyprep.org 

 Hillsborough High School

     High School Team:  Open to any Hillsborough High School student.  Co-ed team.
     For more information visit

 Tampa Catholic High School

    High School Team:  Open to any Tampa Catholic High School students.  Co-ed team.
     For more information visit

 Tampa Preparatory School

    High School Team:  Open to any Tampa Prep students.  Co-ed team.
     For more information visit

Tampa Athletic Club, P.O. Box 18854, Tampa, FL 33679-8854    


   Three Generations Of Rowers

National Learn to Row Day an Opportunity for Young and Old

When Joe Incorvia, Sr. stepped onto the dock at the Tampa Athletic Club, he was filled with a sense of adventure, excitement and possibly a little nervousness. Getting into an eight at 94 was going to be a feat. That’s right, the 94-year-old Incorvia was a part of the Tampa Athletic Club’s Learn to Row clinic earlier this month. More