The next regatta is upon us!
Long Island Junior Rowing Championships: Sunday, May 4, 2014
Event Type: Sprint – 1500 meters (Heats and finals for Varsity 8+s, all other events are finals only).
LOC: Sagamore Rowing
Venue: Centre Island Beach, Bayville, NY.
GPS & Driving Directions: GPS address provided by the LOC (address is approximate), 463 Bayville Ave, Bayville, NY 11709. Click here, and then scroll down the page to find the hyperlink for driving directions. Spectators will be transported from offsite parking (Stehli or Ransom Beach) to the venue, and back, by shuttle.
Coaches & Coxswains Meeting: 7:00 am.
Course Map: Click here, and then scroll down for hyperlink to course map.
Racing Begins: 8:00 am.
Race Schedule/Heat Sheets: Heat sheets will be made available soon.
Wet Launching: There are no launch/return docks. Athletes will carry boats from the beach into the water. Be prepared; wear appropriate footwear (eg. Crocs, Tevas, etc.) to avoid injury to the feet.
Driving passes: The Parent Organization will give pink and blue passes to certain regatta volunteers for either entry into the venue, or to drop off supplies at the drop-off area.
Water Bottle: Athletes, bring your REUSABLE water bottle to the race course!
DO NOT BRING YOUR PET: No pets allowed in the Park!
Athletes should report to the boathouse on Sunday morning no later than 4:45 am for a 5:00 am departure. Late arrivals risk being left behind! Buses will NOT stop on the way to the regatta. Your athlete should bring food/drink for the ride. Buses will NOT stop on the way home. Estimated return time is approximately 6:15 pm. As usual, phone calls will be made to parents when the buses are 30 minutes from Norwalk. Please be on time for pickup. Do not make the bus chaperones wait for you.
Lineups will be released by coaches, and are subject to change at the coaches’ discretion.
See you in Bayville!
Norwalk River Rowing