Register Now for 2014 Spring Youth and Adult Rowing & Sculling Classes! March 3, 2014

2015 Calendar of Events

Board of Governor (BOG) Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month.

JANUARY 2015

08     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at 45 Medway, Providence

FEBRUARY 2015

06    6:15 PM Annual Awards Party at 150 Chestnut Street

25     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at 45 Medway, Providence.

MARCH 2015

01     On the water with launch for experienced Regular Members

06     177th Anniversary of NBC's Founding

11     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at 45 Medway, Providence.

14     NBC Rowing Open House and Free Rowing Lesson Reserve a Seat Online.

27     Yale University Men vs. Brown University at 2:00 PM Be prepared for rough water.

28     Boston University Men vs. Brown University at 3:00 PM Be prepared for rough water. 

30     First Day of Youth Spring (March 30-May 14) and Adult Session 1 Rowing Classes (March 30-May 7)

APRIL 2015

01     On the water with a partner or four oars on the water

04     University of Washington Men vs. Brown University 8:00 AM

08     6:30 PM 1st Quarterly Meeting at 45 Medway, Providence.

11     9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Open House and Introductory Rowing Lesson.

18     7:30 AM Northeastern University Men vs. Brown University 7:30 AM

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NBC Rowers, Families, and Friends:

This is the time to register for your spring youth rowing and sculling classes. Many of you have done so already. Thank you! For those who have not, please check the status of the different groups below. This will help explain when you can row, and in what groups.

Novice Rowers: If you have no on-the-water rowing experience, you still have an opportunity to sign up for the Novice Barge, either at 4:50 PM (BN 4:50 Tue/Thu). Use the Youth Application. Novice youth rowers can also do it twice a week through the adult classes, either Mon/Wed or Tue/Thu at 6:15 PM. Use the Adult Application located in the Classes section of this website.

Intermediate and Advanced Scullers: If you have already done the barge classes and need to move to zephyrs and more, there is plenty of room for you in these sculling groups. Plus that, advanced scullers will have done plenty of sculling in small boats. You may select X4 3:15, four days per week, or X4 4:50 MTWTh, X2 4:50 Mon/Wed, X2 4:50 Tue/Thu. Use the Youth Application for (or Adult Application for 6:15 classes) link located in the Classes section of this website.

Sweeps Rowers: This applies to boys and girls who are ready to row four days per week, have had excellent attendance, and have demonstrated an excellent willingness to pull really hard to help make their boats go fast. 3:15-5:15 PM (8+ 3:15) has openings for 9 more rowers. We are limited to 22 rowers. Register online. Use the Youth Application link located in the Classes section of this website.

ADULTS: REGISTER NOW FOR SPRING ON-THE-WATER ROWING: This applies to all persons who have experience from prior years as well as beginners. March 31 will be arriving quickly. Now is the time to register for the Adult Classes& and Youth Classes. Register online by clicking on the Adult Application located in the Classes section of this website.

REGISTER ALSO FOR THE MARCH 15 OPEN HOUSE: The free introductory rowing lesson will be inside on our indoor rowing machines. We start at 9:00 AM. Please register online. Use the Open House Application located in the Classes section of this website.=

 

Having trouble finding the Narragansett Boat Club? Use 794 Angell Street , Providence for your GPS. There is no house there, but the boathouse is within sight. It is the corner of Angell Street and River Road (Drive).

;   9:00 AM 1st Annual Lincoln School Invitational Regatta featuring Cambridge Rindge Latin School, Marianapolis Prep, NBC Scholastic, and Vermont Academy as well as the girls from Lincoln School

25     Cornell University Women vs. Brown Possibly at 2:24 PM High Tide Be prepared for rough water.

25     Times to be announced, probably close to 10:00 AM. 5th Annual Bay View Invitational Regatta featuring scholastic racing by girls and boys from these schools: Tabor Academy, Northfield Mt. Hermon School, Stonington High School, Glastonbury High School, Brunswick School, NBC Scholastic, and St. Mary Academy - Bay View. River Road will be closed to normal traffic from Irving Avenue to Angell Street.

MAY 2015

01     Solo rowing begins, but there is still reason to be cautious. The Seekonk is still very cold.

03     9:00 AM Work Party

09     9:00 AM Mayor's Cup Regatta Note: River Road will be closed to normal traffic from Irving Avenue to Angell Street.

13     3:30 PM 7th Annual Rhode Island Interscholastic Regatta

13     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at the Boathouse

11     Start of Session 2 Rowing & Sculling Classes (May 11-June 18)

25     Memorial Day - No Classes. Makeup day will be Friday, May 29

JUNE 2015

06     9:00 AM - 12:00 PM National Learn to Row Day Open House and Introductory Rowing Lesson - Reserve a seat online. 

10     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at the Boathouse

13     6:15 PM Spring Party (Possible date)

22     Start of Session 3 Rowing & Sculling Classes (June 22-July 30)

23     First Day of Youth 1 Summer Program (June 22-July 17) If there are lots of snow day makeups, we will hold some of the first days' classes after school. We will let you know via email. Hopefully it will have stopped snowing by May.

JULY 2015

03    Independence Day Observed - No Youth Classes

08   6:30 PM 2nd Quarterly Meeting at the Boathouse

16    5:00 PM Cord Grass Sprints Regatta - Register Online

18    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Open House and Introductory Rowing Lesson - Reserve a seat online. Go to Rowing & Sculling Classes on website.

20    Summer Youth 2 Classes Begin (July 20-August 14)

25     7:00 AM Sweeps and Sculls Regatta Note: River Road will be closed to normal traffic from Irving Avenue to Angell Street.

AUGUST 2015

03     Session 4 Rowing and Sculling Classes Begin (August 3-September 10)

12     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at the Boathouse

13     5:00 PM Firebee Sprints Regatta - Register Online

SEPTEMBER 2015

01     First Day of Youth Fall Classes (September 1-October 25)

05     9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Open House and Introductory Rowing Lesson - Reserve a seat online. Go to Rowing & Sculling Classes on website.

07     Labor Day - No Rowing & Sculling Classes - Classes will be made up on Friday, September 11

09     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at the Boathouse

OCTOBER 2015

14     6:30 PM 3rd Quarterly Meeting at boathouse

10     6:15 PM Annual Fall Party (Possible date)

21     Konquer the 'Konk Regatta starting 3:30 PM

26     Session 6 and Youth Fall Plus Classes Begin (October 26-November 19)

NOVEMBER 2015

01     On the water with partner

11     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at 45 Medway, Providence.

19     Last Day of Session 6 and Youth Fall Plus Classes

21     9:00 AM Work Party (Possible Date)

DECEMBER 2015

09     6:30 PM BOG Meeting at 45 Medway, Providence.

20     Last day on the water (other than as provided in Policies & Procedures)

JANUARY 2016

13     6:30 PM Annual Meeting at 45 Medway, Providence.

23     6:15 PM Annual Awards Party (Possible date.)

Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are held at the boathouse located at 2 River Road in Providence, 02906. If that does not work, use "794 Angell Street, Providence," which will bring your GPS close enough to the boathouse. Refer to this website's directions to find it.

 

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