Vashon Island Rowing Club

Vashon, WA

http://vashoncrew.com/

Trip Fees

Title
Mar '18
17
Sat

Masters - Green Lake Spring Regatta

Green Lake, Seattle 1K Sprints This is a 1000 meter race and all activity is centered on the south west shore of Green Lake. Viewing is excellent all along the southwest shore and from the Aqua Theater.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline February 17, 2018
$47
Closed
Mar '18
24
Sat
Mar '18
25
Sun

Masters - San Diego Crew Classic

Eights only. From its modest beginnings over four decades ago, the San Diego Crew Classic has matured into the largest regatta in the world held for primarily eight-oared rowing shells. The regatta provides a venue for high school junior programs, collegiate teams, masters’ clubs, and even Olympic-level competition.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline February 24, 2018
$350
Closed
Mar '18
31
Sat

Masters - Husky Open

Montlake Cut, Seattle 2K Sprint Fairly intense competition. VIRC generally enters at least one Masters boat.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline March 8, 2018
$25
Closed
Apr '18
14
Sat
Apr '18
15
Sun

Masters - Covered Bridge

Dexter Lake (Eugene), OR 1K Sprints One of the most beautiful rowing venues in the NW, on Dexter Lake in the foothills of the Cascades, with a fully bouyed 7-lane course. Masters and Juniors. Racing starts about 7:15 AM on Saturday, and finishes up the day about 6:00 PM. Sunday racing goes from about 7:30 AM until 3:00 PM.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline March 14, 2018
$71
Closed
Apr '18
22
Sun

Masters - Lake Stevens Spring Sprints Invitational

Lake Stevens is the largest lake in Snohomish County and located at the foot of and to the west of Mt. Pilchuck and the Cascade Mountain range. The community surrounding the lake is friendly and enthusiastically supports rowing on the lake. A 2000 meter course will be set for Youth/Open on Saturday while Masters/Open will race 1000m on Sunday.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline March 21, 2018
$64
Closed
May '18
5
Sat

Masters - Opening Day/ Windermere Cup

Montlake Cut, Seattle 2K Sprint A prestigious, invitation-only match to commemorate the opening of NW boating season, at which VIRC usually enters at least one Masters boat. Worth spectating if not participating.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline April 24, 2018
$35
Closed
Jun '18
22
Fri
Jun '18
24
Sun

Masters - NW Regionals

Vancouver Lake, WA 1K Sprints Very well-attended 3-day regatta, with ~1300+ rowers from 60+ clubs in ~1,000 entries including some of the best competition in the region. Even though it's very competitive, normally everyone who wants to will be able to enter a number of events. Staffed largely by volunteers from the attending clubs, including VIRC.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline May 22, 2018
$251
Closed
Aug '18
4
Sat

Junior Green Lake Summer Extravaganza

Registration Opens March 19, 2018
Registration Deadline July 13, 2018
$95
Closed
Aug '18
4
Sat

Masters - Green Lake Summer Extravaganza

Green Lake. 1K Sprints. Rowing teams from throughout the Pacific Northwest to compete in a full day of racing. Events are open in all categories. Watch the Green Lake Crew website for entry information in June and for results after the event. greenlakecrew.org
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline July 4, 2018
$47
Closed
Sep '18
15
Sat

Masters - Otter Island Touring Regatta

Snohomish River. 14K Headrace/Tour. Row through the beautiful sloughs of the Snohomish River. The course takes you up and around Otter Island on an 8 mile trek through the untouched sloughs that run off the Snohomish River. On the course you are very likely to see otters, seals, bald eagles, blue herons, and you may even catch a glimpse of a deer or two. Can be rowed as a leisurely tour, or as a really long head race. Followed by a really great salmon BBQ lunch that is included in the price of entry. Paper waivers required. everettrowing.com
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline August 15, 2018
$63
Sep '18
29
Sat
Sep '18
30
Sun

Masters - Guano Rocks Race

Columbia River, Wenatchee, WA. 2.5K and 5.5K Headraces. Open to all sorts of human-powered watercraft. We usually rent/borrow boats. Mass races start from Lincoln Rock State Park on the Columbia River near Wenatchee. Short course circles around Turtle Rock. Longer course passes Turtle Rock and continues upstream and circles around Guano Rocks. Both races finish back at the park. Includes BBQ lunch after the race. Life preservers required. Sunday, if conditions allow, VIRC will take a casual 35 mile row down the Columbia with pontoon boat/party barge escort. http://soundrowers.org/wp/race-schedule/guano-rocks/
Deposit only, cost TBD.
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline August 29, 2018
$10
Oct '18
7
Sun

Masters - Tail of the Lake

Lake Union. 4K Headrace. Tail of the Lake is one of the first head races of the fall rowing season. Held on beautiful Lake Union in downtown Seattle, the city skyline provides the backdrop for the 4K course. From the vantage point of Gas Works Park at the north end of Lake Union, racers remain in view of spectators from start to finish - an uncommon occurrence in head racing - making this regatta fun for fans and rowers alike. lakeunioncrew.com
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline September 7, 2018
$52
Oct '18
14
Sun

Masters - American Lake Fall Classic

America Lake, Tacoma, WA. 5K headrace. A nearby 5K headrace on a beautiful suburban lake just south of Tacoma in the shadow of Mt. Rainier. The course circles an island in the middle of the lake. Race viewing is especially good from the hillside above the launch docks. http://www.combayrow.net/alfc
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline September 14, 2018
$28
Oct '18
20
Sat
Oct '18
21
Sun

Masters - Head Of The Charles

Charles River, Boston MA. 5K Head Race Approx. cost $1000-$1500 per person. Since it's origin in 1965, the historic Head of the Charles Regatta has welcomed the world's best crew teams to the banks of the Charles River for the ultimate two-day rowing competition. The event attracts over 11,000 athletes and tens of thousands of spectators.
Deposit only, cost TBD.
Registration Opens April 23, 2018
Registration Deadline August 1, 2018
$250
Oct '18
20
Sat
Oct '18
21
Sun

Masters - Head Of The Charles - SINGLES REGISTRATION

Charles River, Boston MA. 5K Head Race - SINGLES REGISTRATION Approx. cost $1000-$1500 per person. Since it's origin in 1965, the historic Head of the Charles Regatta has welcomed the world's best crew teams to the banks of the Charles River for the ultimate two-day rowing competition. The event attracts over 11,000 athletes and tens of thousands of spectators.
Deposit only, cost TBD.
Registration Opens April 23, 2018
Registration Deadline July 1, 2018
$250
Closed
Oct '18
20
Sat
Oct '18
21
Sun

Masters - Head/Tail of the Gorge

Gorge Water Way, Victoria, BC. 4.5K and 3.5K headraces. Head of the Gorge is run on Saturday. It starts just shy of the Johnson Street Bridge and runs under three bridges and through the narrow swirling Gorge to the finish line in front of Esquimalt Park. Tail of the Gorge is run on Sunday. It starts in Portage Inlet, runs under the arches of the new Craigflower Bridge and finishes near Esquimalt Park.
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline September 20, 2018
$141
Oct '18
28
Sun

Masters - Portland Fall Classic

Willamette River. 5K headrace. The course runs north down the Willamette River in downtown Portland. A bike path runs along the entire course. Crews will pass under six bridges during the race. The final 500 meters passes a floating platform, where spectators will be standing 25 feet from the crews. A course map, rules, tips and a guided tour of the course with photos of bridges are posted on Regatta Central, see the Portland Fall Classic, Venue tab. Coxes are encouraged to review this information. portlandfallclassic.com
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline September 28, 2018
$43
Nov '18
3
Sat

Masters - Green Lake Frostbite Regatta

Green Lake 1K SprintsThe Frostbite Rowing Regatta is hosted by Green Lake Crew and the Rowing Advisory Council. A penguin is the mascot for these frigid 1000-meter rowing races for rowers of all skill levels and ages. The Green Lake Crew website will have entry information available in October. greenlakecrew. org
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline October 3, 2018
$47
Nov '18
4
Sun

Masters - Head of the Lake

Lake Union/Lake Washington - Montlake Cut. 5K headrace. Hosted by Lake Washington Rowing Club and the University of Washington, Head of the Lake starts on Lake Union, continues through the Montlake Cut, circles around Union Bay in Lake Washington and finishes near the UW Conibear Shellhouse. Don’t miss the opportunity to race this beautiful course. headofthelake. org
Registration Opens May 28, 2018
Registration Deadline October 4, 2018
$40

Memberships

Title
Jan '18
1
Mon
Dec '18
31
Mon

Collegiate/Junior Membership - Payment due first of the month

For active collegiate or junior rowers not currently participating in VIRC Junior Program. Price is per month. 3 month maximum annually. Need not be consecutive months.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline December 15, 2018
$100
Jan '18
1
Mon
Dec '18
31
Mon

Punch Card

10 rowing sessions. Punch cards are on the honor system to be punched at each rowing session. Limited membership required to use punch cards.
Registration Opens January 1, 2018
Registration Deadline December 31, 2018
$150
Jul '18
1
Sun
Dec '18
31
Mon

Full Membership - second installment due July 15

Dues include membership and unlimited coaching. Boat use fees at $4 a row will be charged separately. Dues will be prorated on a quarterly basis for new members joining later in the year.
Registration Opens May 15, 2018
Registration Deadline July 31, 2018
$465
Jul '18
1
Sun
Dec '18
31
Mon

Limited Membership - second installment due July 15

Dues include membership. Additional punch cards can be purchased separately. Dues will be prorated on a quarterly basis for new members joining later in the year.
Registration Opens May 15, 2018
Registration Deadline July 31, 2018
$250

Teams & Groups

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Jun '18
25
Mon
Aug '18
3
Fri

Junior Summer Camp 6 weekly sessions

Registration Opens March 19, 2018
Registration Deadline June 25, 2018
$700
Closed
Jun '18
25
Mon
Aug '18
3
Fri

Junior Summer Membership/Small Boats (Established Rowers Only)

Registration Opens May 29, 2018
Registration Deadline July 6, 2018
$300
Closed
Jul '18
2
Mon
Jul '18
6
Fri

Junior Summer Camp Week 2

Registration Opens March 19, 2018
Registration Deadline June 27, 2018
$125
Closed
Jul '18
9
Mon
Jul '18
13
Fri

Junior Summer Camp Week 3

Registration Opens March 19, 2018
Registration Deadline July 5, 2018
$125
Closed
Jul '18
16
Mon
Jul '18
20
Fri

Junior Summer Camp Week 4

Registration Opens March 19, 2018
Registration Deadline July 12, 2018
$125
Closed
Jul '18
23
Mon
Jul '18
27
Fri

Junior Summer Camp Week 5

Registration Opens March 19, 2018
Registration Deadline July 19, 2018
$125
Closed
Jul '18
30
Mon
Aug '18
3
Fri

Junior Summer Camp Week 6

Registration Opens March 19, 2018
Registration Deadline July 26, 2018
$125

Learn-To-Row

Title
Jul '18
2
Mon
Jun '18
25
Mon

Learn to Row 1

Course is for rowers who are completely new to the sport.
Program Size 8 (5 spots remaining)
Registration Opens June 16, 2018
Registration Deadline July 1, 2018
$200
Closed
Aug '18
2
Thu
Jul '18
28
Sat

Learn to Row 2

Course is designed for rowers who took LTR 1 and returning rowers who want to brush up on the basics. Emphasis will be on increasing confidence and skill in all things rowing.
Program Size 8 (8 spots remaining)
Registration Opens June 16, 2018
Registration Deadline August 1, 2018
$200

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