2nd Annual Summer Social and Fundraiser
Please join us for a night of fun and fundraising
celebrating 125 years of the Milwaukee Rowing Club
Friday, June 14, 2019
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Milwaukee Rowing Club Boathouse
1990 N Commerce St
Music – Presentation – Appetizers – Cash Bar
Please RSVP by June 9
This event is meant to connect all current adult club members, MRC parents, and MRC Juniors Alumni. Come for an enjoyable night of socializing and information regarding our fundraising campaign.
Athletes must qualify to compete at this regatta at the Midwest Championships. Travel details and fees will be sent to those competing.
This is our regional championship regatta where we compete for the opportunity to race at the Youth National Championship in June. The regatta takes place on Harsha Lake in East Fork State Park.
All athletes compete at this regatta. Athletes miss school on Friday to travel to Ohio and prepare the equipment for racing. Athletes travel with the team bus and stay in the team hotel. This regatta comes with an additional fee.
The Dogwood Championships is a two day regatta taking place in Oak Ridge, TN. Athletes will miss school on Friday to travel down to the regatta. This regatta comes with an additional fee and athletes must be selected to participate.
Tuesdays and Thursdays; 6:00-7:00 PM. New this year! We are adding an opportunity for our middle school members to stay involved with the club before getting back out on the water for the spring season in May. Our middle school team will be practicing on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00-7:00pm in our indoor facility (“the barn”). Cost: $170
Mon-Fri; 4:15-6:30 PM. The spring is the main season for our sport. Our high school team will be vying for a chance at competing in the national championships. Our regattas include a race in Madison, the Dogwood Championships (Oak Ridge, TN), the Judge Dunne Regatta (Skokie, IL), and the Midwest Championships (Lake Harsha, OH). Those who secure a spot will compete at the USRowing Youth National Championships (Sarasota, FL).
The spring season practice schedule is MON - FRI from 4:15 - 6:30 PM (6:00 PM until we get outside).
The spring is the main season for rowing. We race at our regional championship and the national championships take place in June.
Our season begins with practices at fight club until the weather allows for us to install the docks and move practice to the boathouse. Once at the boathouse, the ending time for practice moves from 6:00 to 6:30 PM.
Head of the Hooch - Chattanooga, TN
Selected athletes only will attend this regatta. The Boys and Girls Teams will bring a Varsity 8+, Varsity 4+, and a Novice 8+. The team will travel by bus to TN on Friday. MRC will race in eights and fours on Saturday. Finally, we will travel home on Sunday. This regatta comes with an additional fee to cover entries, transportation, food and lodging cost.
Head of the Charles - Boston, MA
Only selected athletes will compete at this regatta. As of now, we only have one guaranteed entry, the Girls 8+. We will be entering a Girls 4+ and a Boys 8+ and 4+ into the lottery as well. Athlete stay in the team hotel and are under the coaches' supervision throughout the weekend. We compete against 85 other teams in any given event.
This regatta comes with an additional fee (usually around $600).