BRC News 5/23/17: Success at Syracuse; Next: Nationals & Pittsford

  1. Thank you to all rowers, parents and coaches for another great day in Syracuse last weekend!   Congratulations to all medalists, and anyone who helped them earn it!
  2. TCMS Sports Assembly on Friday, May 26, 7:45-9AM is BRC’s most successful recruiting event for Summer and Fall season.  About 6-8+ enthusiastic BHS rowers needed, wearing BRC gear and medals, to chat up the rising 9th-graders.  Please contact stephanie.siegrist@brightoncrew.org so I know who’ll be there.  If you attend a non-Brighton school, please let me know how we can reach the kids in your district/school.
  3. SRAA National Championship Regatta, Friday and Saturday, May 26-27 for Girls 2x based on their finish at States.  These rowers and Coach AnnaMarie will miss Pittsford on Saturday, but will return for Sunday’s competition.
  4. Pittsford Regatta, Saturday and Sunday, May 27-28.  Details available on the Regatta Page with link to race schedule.
    1. Practice on Friday will be at our boathouse, NOT in Pittsford, as in the past.
    2. Coaches will tell rowers when to arrive for racing on Saturday and Sunday.
    3. The SignUps are set up for the Pittsford Regatta and End of Season Party.
  5. End-of-Season Party on Sunday evening, 5/28, 5-7PM after the regatta at Siegrists’, 93 Southern Parkway.  Details and link to RSVP on the regatta page.  All Varsity, Novice and Modified rowers and families are welcome to celebrate our season and coaches, present paper-plate awards to teammates and send-off our seniors.
  6. Boathouse clean-up date Tuesday, 5/30.  Coaches will let you know.
  7. National Learn-to-Row Day June 3, 1:30-5:30PM.  Mark your calendar; details TBA.  Bring your friends!
  8. Exciting NEW Summer Rowing Programs this year for new and experienced rowers.  Details coming soon!

Posted by Stephanie Siegrist (Brighton Rowing Club)