Union Boat Club Development Camp


Club/School Name Union Boat Club and DeWolfe Rowing Club

Camp Start Date 06-Jun-2017
Camp End Date 07-Aug-2017

Cost of Camp $ 800.00

Rowing Disciplines Offered
Women, Under 23, Lightweight, Sculling

Description of what is/is not included in camp cost
Covered Costs:
Uniforms, domestic entry fees, Rowing specific coaching, boat insurance, rowing facilities and rowing equipment access.

Not Covered: Housing, meals, travel expenses, strength and conditioning coach, USRowing U23 Team qualifiers expenses.

Athlete/Coxswain qualification criteria
Selection will be based on erg score (minimum score for 2K 7:24 / 5k 19:15 (or equivalent); years of rowing (minimum of 2); and/or coach recommendation.

Camp Objective and Development Plan
In 2017 Union BC will host an Under 23 Lightweight Development Camp at Boston University’s DeWolfe Boathouse. This program provides a setting in which female lightweight athletes can develop the technical, physiological, and tactical skills to improve as a rower at the university and elite levels. Those invited will train alongside top athletes from colleges and universities throughout the United States, fostering a competitive environment and encouraging individuals to perform at a high level. Strong emphasis will be placed on fine tuning boat-moving mechanics, fundamental strength and endurance, and of course, having some fun along the way.

Competitions Scheduled
June 26-30 USRowing U-23 Trials; Princeton Junction, NJ (Select Athletes)
July 1-2 Independence Day Regatta; Philadelphia, PA (Select Athletes)
July 19-23 FISA U-23 World Championships; Plovdiv, BUL (Qualifying Athletes)
August 8-13 Royal Canadian Henley Regatta; St. Catharines, Ont. (All Athletes)

Coaching Staff
Malcolm Doldron
Dave Ringham

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