REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR 2015 FALL JUNIOR PROGRAMS!

Even though the heat of summer is definitely upon us (did I see 100 degrees today?!?!?!?) it isn’t too early to start thinking about Fall Rowing. The WBC Fall Junior Programs will once again have something for everyone & if you register soon you will also enjoy a bit of an early bird discount! For more information on each of our Fall Offerings please click on the program names below. Fall 2015 Competitive Team Fall 2015 Middle School...

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Early Bird Registration NOW OPEN for Summer Junior Programs

Get a jump on your summer planning by signing up early for one of WBC’s many summer programs, & save money at the same time (YAY!). Save 10% off of standard program fees by registering earlier rather than later for our Learn to Row Camps, or our summer memberships (Junior Recreational, Junior Competitive, Collegiate Competitive, & High Performance U23). Prices increase according to start dates of individual programs:   EARLY...

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WBC coach Art Post on masters rowing

WBC coach Art Post on masters rowing

We’re about to celebrate the one year anniversary of the addition of Arthur Post to the WBC coaching staff. Art is a well-known figure in the Philadelphia rowing community. An accomplished rower himself, winning multiple National Championships, Art is also bringing up the next generation of elite rowers through coaching the boys at Malvern Prep for nearly two decades. Art, tell us a little about your rowing experiences. You still actively row...

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Summer Racing is Upon Us!!

Better late than never, right? Or that’s what they say… On Saturday, June 14, WBC’s loaded trailer  headed down river for the first race of the summer season- the Schuylkill Navy Regatta. The juniors hadn’t started practice, yet, so this trip was the first outing for the masters & our college competitive program. It was a gorgeous day (& after the spring we endured I believe we were all OWED a nice race day). The...

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MAY IS THE KICKOFF FOR CAROL’S CREW!

MAY IS THE KICKOFF FOR CAROL’S CREW!

  CAROL’S STORY There is something special about being part of the Philadelphia rowing community.  It is a neighborhood in a sense, spanning miles of the Schuylkill River, from the iconic Boathouse Row to the newer clubs up-river, Whitemarsh and Upper Merion. They all have their own flavor but they share a common bond, love of the sport and an appreciation for what it takes to participate in the sport. Having been an athlete through...

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