The 2016 Youth National Championships will be held June 10-12, 2016, hosted by Princeton National Rowing Association at Mercer County Park in West Windsor, NJ.
2016 USRowing Youth National Championships Entry Packet
Youth Nationals Regional Qualification Declaration Form (NE, MA, and MW crews only)
2016 Youth Nationals Petition Form
List of Qualified Crews (updated May 2)
Click here to register via RegattaCentral.
Crews will receive entry invitations no later than the Monday following their qualification regatta.
Qualified crews must submit their entries within 3 days of receiving their invitation.
All entries must be submitted by June 3, 2016.
Parents Reception- USRowing and the Princeton National Rowing Association cordially invite 2016 Youth National Rowing Championship parents and spectators to a reception on Friday evening, June 10, 2016, at the Boathouse at Mercer Lake. Conveniently located at the 1500 mark of the Mercer Lake race course, the Boathouse will let you unwind and reflect on the first day of racing while meeting other parents and some of our Olympic athletes, past and future. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served, including a Mediterranean station, some cheese and fresh fruit, as well as a hot pasta bar. One free drink included with price of the ticket (cash bar available). Doors open at 5:30 and close at 8:00. Tickets are $50 per person. Space is limited so book your tickets early.
Click here to order tickets for the Parents Reception.
USRowing Graduation Ceremony- Graduating seniors are invited to celebrate their academic achievement with their rowing peers. Monitor this page for more information as the event approaches.
Here are some recaps from the 2015 Graduation Ceremony:
Rowers and Parents Alike Still Talking about USRowing Graduation Ceremony
A Day for Us: An Interview with USRowing Graduation Commencement Speaker Maeve Anderson
Success at First Annual USRowing Graduation Ceremony
Regional Qualification Regatta Declaration Form: Crews in districts with multiple qualification regattas (Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest only) should use this form to declare their qualification regatta. See the regatta packet for full rules regarding qualification.
USRowing has partnered with EMC Venues to provide accommodation options for teams and spectators travelling to the 2016 USRowing Youth National Championships.
Click the picture below to view options available through EMC Venues.
Airport and Ground Transportation
Below are the airports most commonly used to visit the West Windsor area. Click on the links for more information about each airport.
Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) - Located approximately 51 miles from the regatta venue. Provides flights from most major airlines.
Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) - Located approximately 48 miles from the regatta venue. Provides flights from most major airlines.
Atlantic City International Airport (ACY) - Located approximately 87 miles from the regatta venue. Provides flights from lost-cost carrier Spirit Airlines.
Trenton-Mercer Airport (TTN) - Located approximately 15 miles from the regatta venue. Provides a limited selection of flights from Frontier Airlines.
Click here for driving directions to the venue. Follow directions to Richard Coffee Mercer County Park Marina Venue.
To assist crews travelling to the regatta, USRowing is posting information about boat rentals and trailer space available for the regatta. Use the links below to contact these companies for options and availability.