NRR Youth Have Strong Opening at the Tail of the Fish

The Norwalk River Rowing youth teams had a strong opening to their fall head season at the Tail of the Fish last Saturday, returning home with 12 medals: three golds, two silvers and six bronzes.  This was the youth team’s first visit to a Saratoga Springs race in several years.  The day was very warm and, after a delayed start due to fog, quite sunny.  Twenty-six clubs entered 310 boats in the regatta, with 27 of those entries coming from Norwalk River Rowing.
Continue reading

Come Celebrate! We’re Naming Boats – Sat Sept 20 10am

IMG_7313Come on down to the slab,
1 Moodys Lane,
10:00 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 20 (rain or shine!) for a brief naming ceremony celebrating the acquisition of a number of new (to us) boats.  There will be light refreshments and an announcement of the names (and brief explanation of their significance).  Please plan to take a few minutes to help us celebrate!  If you like to bake, consider bringing some baked goods to share.

Continue reading

Three Norwalk River Rowing Boats Place in Top Ten in the Nation

Five Norwalk River Rowing boats competed for national titles at the US Rowing Youth National Championships held in Sacramento California on June 13 – 15.  The national championship was by invitation only, with a top finish in certain limited qualifying regattas required for an invitation.  More than 1,800 athletes from 133 clubs and high school programs from 106 cities competed in just 18 events at the championships.  Continue reading