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2018 Junior Program OPEN HOUSE

Posted by on August 16, 2018 in Coaches, General, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

2018 Junior Program OPEN HOUSE

  Saturday, August 25th is our Second Annual Junior Program Open House! We invite any & all interested athletes & their families to drop by the boathouse anytime between 1:30 – 3:30 PM to meet our coaches, find out a bit more about rowing for Whitemarsh Boat Club, & ask any questions you may have about our club & sport. We will also have current junior rowers + parents on site who will be able to share their experiences first hand. Middle & high school students are all welcome to come & learn more about our...

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2018 Early Fall Adult Learn to Row

Posted by on August 10, 2018 in Coaches, General, Learn to Row, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Perhaps your summer calendar was chock full of running kids to sports & camps & various other activities, or maybe summer found you on the road for work, or maybe (just maybe) you were lucky enough to spend the summer lounging on a beach somewhere… either way, you weren’t able to join the summer learn to row classes. FRET NOT! The dates have been set & registration is open for our Early Fall Adult Learn to Row Classes. Open to anyone who is interested in learning the basics of rowing. Class consists of 10 x 2 hour...

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Crab Fest 2018!

Posted by on July 23, 2018 in Coaches, General, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Crab Fest 2018!

***THE DATE IS SET & TICKETS ARE CURRENTLY ON SALE*** CLICK HERE for the WBC RegattaCentral Page Click on “Banquets & Parties”   Crab Fest 2018 Ticket Info WHAT– Price includes admission, crabs, beer, hamburgers & hot dogs, salads, water, and soda.  Participate in the silent auction, enjoy the music, and buy a chance on a raffle basket. Raffle tickets can be pre-purchased via RegattaCentral (see link above) or bought at the door. WHERE– Whitemarsh Boat Club, 801 Washington Street, Conshohocken, PA 19428...

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Another Successful NLTR Day!

Posted by on June 4, 2018 in Coaches, General, Learn to Row, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Another Successful NLTR Day!

On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018, WBC was one of the many rowing clubs across the US to participate in USRowing’s National Learn to Row Day.  As a club, we have participated in this event since its inception & with each year we love it a little bit more; in fact- we love it SO much we plan our yearly membership BBQ around it. Participants are able to get on the water to try out our sport for free, how cool is that??? It’s an awesome event & we look forward to participating again in 2019. One of our members was kind enough to...

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Junior Programs Open House

Posted by on August 22, 2017 in Coaches, General, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Junior Programs Open House

We invite the community to join us THIS SATURDAY, August 26, 2017, for a Whitemarsh Boat Club Junior Program Open House at Hines Rowing Center in Conshohocken, PA.     WHO? Anyone age 12-18 that is interested in learning more about the sport of rowing. We quite literally have something for everyone- Fall Learn to Row Camps on the weekends for those who have no experience & simply want to see what the sport is all about. Fall Technical Training for those who have some rowing experience but don’t want to give up their entire fall to...

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Adult Learn to Row- FALL DATES SET!

Posted by on August 1, 2017 in Coaches, General, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Have you been waiting for our fall learn to row dates to be announced??? WELL YOU’RE IN LUCK! We are happy to announce the dates of our fifth 2017 Adult Learn to Row. If you have ever been curious about the skinny little boats on the river, or watched the PBS Boys in the Boat special & thought to yourself, “man, that looks like fun!”, or maybe you thought about rowing in college but couldn’t fathom the early mornings… Here’s your chance to give it a try! Learn to Row Class consists of 10 x 2 hour...

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2017 National Learn to Row Day

Posted by on May 1, 2017 in Coaches, General, News | 0 comments

2017 National Learn to Row Day

  WHO? Anyone 12 years of age or older who has EVER wanted to give rowing a try. WHAT? An annual event sponsored by USRowing that takes place at rowing clubs across the country. WHEN? Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 from 9:30a-11a. WHERE? Whitemarsh Boat Club at Hines Rowing Center in Conshohocken, PA (but if you are out of state you should Google “National Learn to Row Day” to see if there is a participating club near you!) WHY? To increase the public’s exposure to our crazy, cool sport. Here in the Philadelphia area we know TONS...

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2017 WBC Ski Trip!

Posted by on January 10, 2017 in Coaches, General, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

2017 WBC Ski Trip!

  WHAT? The (I don’t know what number) Annual WBC Ski Trip to Elk Mountain WHO? WBC members + friends + family (the more the merrier, if kids are coming they need parental supervision) WHEN? Sunday, February 5th (depart at 6:30a return by 6p for the big game) WHERE? Bus departs from Plymouth Meeting Mall & heads up to Elk Mountain WHY? To break the monotony of erging, get outside with friends, enjoy the splendor of nature, feel the wind on your face… Take your pick! DETAILS- $90 for a full-day Lift Ticket & Bus...

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Registration OPEN for Fall 2016

Posted by on August 4, 2016 in Coaches, General, News, Racing, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Registration OPEN for Fall 2016

We are pleased to announce that registration is OPEN for our Fall 2016 Junior Programs! **Register before SEPTEMBER 1, 2016 for EARLY BIRD PRICING** Fall is the perfect time for novice & experienced rowers alike to put in valuable mileage in mild weather with typically flat water. 2016 we are happy to announce the addition of a Technical Training program which will provide technical focus for those who want to stay connected to the sport but don’t have the time to commit to the Racing Team. All of our Fall offerings are open to...

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CRAB FEST 2016

Posted by on July 26, 2016 in Coaches, General, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

CRAB FEST 2016

We are happy to announce that the annual WBC Crab Fest is back! **SEPTEMBER 10, 2016** The fun kicks off at 6p & lasts as long as the beer keeps flowing. Direct Link to RC for Tickets Below Flyer     Buy Tickets via RegattaCentral – https://www.regattacentral.com/cart/?job_id=1804&sid_215=1 Grab a “pack” or 2 of 20 raffle tickets while you’re...

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