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2019 Oak Ridge Training

2019 Oak Ridge Training


Shrewsbury Cup/ Paul G. Hamm '03 Boat Christening

We are looking forward to seeing many of you at the Shrewsbury Cup races with Central Catholic and Chaminade on Saturday, April 27th. In keeping with tradition, all three teams will enjoy lunch together after the racing and team trophy ceremony. We need to confirm the number of people attending with Central Catholic and Chaminade, so if you have not responded yet, click here for the SignUp Genius to let us know if you plan to attend. Please respond by noon today.

We also hope to see many of you at the Paul G. Hamm ‘03 boat christening on Sunday, April 28th at 3pm at our boathouse. We are asking for light fare donations as well as volunteers to help with set up, serving and clean up. Please click here for the SignUp Genius for this event.

Thanks for all that you do to help our Eagles fly high!


Paul G. Hamm ‘03 Boat Christening - Sunday, April 28 at 3pm

We will dedicate a Hudson eight-person racing shell in honor of Paul G. Hamm ‘03 who has had a tremendous impact on Gonzaga and on our rowing program as an athlete, as a coach, as a teacher, and as a mentor to many of our boys. The ceremony will be held at our boathouse at 3pm on Sunday, April 28th. All athletes and their families are welcome to attend. The boys should wear a jacket and tie for this event. Please look for a SignUp Genius soon for the boat dedication.


Shrewsbury Cup - Saturday, April 27

Gonzaga Crew heads to Lake Marburg in Codorus State Park located near Hanover, PA for the Shrewsbury Cup Regatta with Central Catholic High School and Chaminade High School. This race is for all athletes. The buses will leave Gonzaga at approximately 7:30am.  The park is about 80 miles from Gonzaga. Racing normally runs from about 10:15am - 12:15pm. In keeping with tradition, all three teams will enjoy lunch together after the racing and team trophy ceremony. Please look for a SignUp Genius soon and be sure to R.S.V.P.  by 12 noon on Monday, April 22 as we need to confirm numbers with Central Catholic and Chaminade

Spectators should follow signs for the swimming pool, not the marina.  Please be aware that ticks are very common at this location so you may want to plan for long pants and boots.

Directions are here for Codorus State Park.

See the map below for spectator parking and viewing - lunch tents are set up near the lower parking lots by the pool, spectator viewing is lakeside down the hill behind the swimming pool area.  Please do not drive to the parking lot where the team trailers are set up. The boys will come to the lunch tents after the trophy ceremony.

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Gonzaga Crew Store

The Gonzaga Crew Store is open!

Head over to the Crew Store to stock-up on all your rowing-gear needs.

The store will remain open until midnight on Monday, October 8th and orders should arrive within about four weeks.  We will notify everyone by email when the orders are ready for pick up at the bookstore. For questions about orders, please contact the Gonzaga Bookstore at 202-336-7146.


USRowing Memberships

All the boys will need to renew or join USRowing basic membership in order to row this season. Please check when your son's membership expires. This needs to be completed as soon as possible. 

1) Go to: https://membership. usrowing.org/
2) Click "join" under individuals on the left-hand-side of the page.
3) Fill in the required information.  Under Club or Team Name, type "Gon" and select "Gonzaga College High School Crew" (member #669).  DO NOT SELECT "Gonzaga College High School Crew Boosters"
4) Type in club code: MZQPT
5) Choose "Basic Membership".  $9.75 admin fee.  (You can choose a Championship Membership for $45 if you want, which includes benefits outlined on this page, but it is not required.)




Alumni Good News

Please email  the team at gonzagacrewalumni@gmail.com with any race information, pictures, personal highlights or family news that you would like to share with the Gonzaga Crew Family

 


Joe Johnson, Dylan Young, Tom Vasquez and John Schoenewolf have a class of 2017 reunion at Navy


Congratulations to Brian Kilner '16 on his induction into the Jesuit Honor Society, Alpha Sigma Nu. Pictured with Brian is Dr. Tom Hogan, grandfather of the Vasquez brothers Frank '14, Tom '17 and Ned '20 and University of Scranton faculty member.