Varsity Rowing (Spring 2019)

Regular price $885.00 Sale

Our most competitive Jr program, the varsity program is excellent for the athlete looking to take their skills and abilities with rowing to the next level. All members of the varsity squad must have completed at least one season of racing. These athletes practice 5 days a week, where the focus is building on their knowledge and skills of rowing. Athletes practice under a rigorous training program, and are pushed towards their own optimal level of fitness and performance. Varsity athletes will have the opportunity to compete in 4-5 races throughout the spring racing season.

The schedule* will be:

January 8, 2018 - March 1, 2019

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Varsity Girls 5:45-7:15 4:45-6:15 4:45-6:15 OFF 5:45-7:15 9-11 OFF
Varsity Boys 4:45-6:15 5:45-7:15 OFF 4:45-6:15 4:45-6:15 9-11 OFF

 *schedule is subject to change during the season

 

March 2, 2019 - May 12, 2019

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

Varsity Girls

4:45-6:45 4:45-6:45 4:45-6:45 OFF 4:45-6:45 9-11 OFF
Varsity Boys 4:45-6:45 4:45-6:45 OFF 4:45-6:45 4:45-6:45 9-11 OFF

 

Below are the Program costs:

Athlete Type In County Out of County
Coxswain $885 $905
Rower $1,765 $1,785

 

The county charges us a fee for each athlete. This fee allows the usage of the Lake McIntosh Park. If you are a Fayette county resident, select the in-county fee, and you will pay a $5 impact fee.  If you reside out of Fayette county, select the out of county fee, and you will pay a $25 impact fee.

 

***PARENT MEETING*** - Wednesday, January 9 at 6:30 at Peachtree City Library, all parents and athletes please plan to attend.

 

Regattas/Team Events
1.  Atlanta Erg Sprints - Georgia Tech Campus - Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 1 day
2.  John Hunter Regatta - Lake Lanier, GA - Sunday, March 24, 2019 (no hotel needed, drive up early morning)
3.  Clemson Youth Sprints - Clemson, SC - March 30, 2019 (One day regatta, arrive March 29)
4.  Dogwood Regionals - Oak Ridge, TN - April 27 - April 28, 2019 (Two day regatta, arrive April 26)
5.  US Rowing SE Youth Regionals - Oak Ridge, TN - May 11-12, 2019 (Two day regatta, arrive May 10)

BY REGISTERING FOR THIS PROGRAM:

  • You agree to fulfill all financial responsibilities associated with rowing dues and fees.
  • You confirm you have read and accept the conditions identified within the USRowing Waiver Form.
  • You confirm that your child can swim and that, in accordance with the Safety Manual, you understand that each participant must pass a swim test which will be conducted prior to the first practice session.
  • You have read the PTCRC Information Handbook.
  • You understand that additional fees may be charged for away regattas to cover the cost of entry fees and travel costs for boat transportation (in the past, these fees have ranged between $25 - 40 per regatta). Athletes and their families will be responsible for the arrangement and cost of travel to and from regattas.
  • You understand that uniforms are required for all racers and that uniforms will be purchased directly from the vendor. Varsity Athletes are required to purchase a PTCRC JL Racing Unisuit. If uniforms were purchased in Fall 2018, athletes will be able to use the uniform and will not be required to purchase a new Unisuit.  The estimated cost is ~$70. Information regarding the uniform order will be provided.