More About Whitemarsh Boat Club
Whitemarsh Boat Club (WBC) is a Community Rowing Organization dedicated to the advancement of the sport of rowing, located in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. The club offers year-round programs for both youth and adults. Located on the sheltered, scenic banks of the Schuylkill River close to where I-476 meets I-76, WBC rowers enjoy almost eight miles of calm water, protected by the tall hills of Gladwyne and Lower Merion. WBC is a club where rowers of diverse backgrounds in the sport and a wide range of abilities inspire each other through sportsmanship and friendship. Explore our website to learn more about all WBC has to offer; we invite you to join in the excitement and traditions of the sport.
Recent Blog Posts
April 4, 2016 |
We are pleased to announce the introduction of a High Performance Junior Racing Team. As the popularity of our summer programs grows we are faced with the challenge of keeping rowing available to the greatest number of athletes possible, while still allowing our most committed athletes to gain speed over the summer months. To face this challenge in the summer of 2016 we will be designating some of our Junior Racing Team members “High Performance.” Why High Performance over Junior Racing? With the “HP Team” you know you will be racing with like-minded athletes. All members of this group will be fully committed to the entire summer of practices & regattas. The goal of...
March 15, 2016 |
WBC is pleased to once again offer our 4 day learn to row camps. With SIX sessions to choose from there is something that will work for almost all schedules. Each four day session costs $530, but we do offer an “early bird discount” of $45 for anyone who registers more than 2 weeks in advance of the camp start date, so check your calendars & sign up sooner rather than later! Space is limited & payment in full secures your place in the class. WBC RegattaCentral Registration Page- CLICK HERE & then click on “Learn to Row” to expand our current offerings. Click “Register” on the camp dates that work for your family &...
March 14, 2016 |
Slowly but surely we are updating our Summer Youth Program pages & hope to have registration fully open by March 20th, 2016! As in past years we will have something for every level of youth rower, from never touched an oar to training for a top 3 finish at Canadian Henley. Please see our “Summer 2016” page for a brief description of each program & stay tuned for more information as we get each page up to date! CLICK HERE to visit “Summer 2016” Email our Program Coordinator, Taya DiAngelo, with any questions-...