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CLEMSON SPRINTS – LAKE HARTWELL, CLEMSON, SC

The RCRC Youth Program participated in our first sprint regatta ot 2016 on Saturday, April 2 at Lake Hartwell in Clemson, SC at the Clemson Sprints. It was a gorgeous, breezy spring day in a beautiful venue; however, races that were pushed back to after 1:00 p.m were...

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TENNESSEE INDOOR ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS – CHATTANOOGA, TN

This weekend Rocket City Rowing Middle School, Junior, and Masters Program competed in the Tennessee Indoor Rowing Championships at UT-Chattanooga. This event traditionally marks the end of winter training season and there were many, many personal best times in 2000m,...

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HEAD OF THE SOUTH – AUGUSTA, GA

Several RCRC rowers and assistant coaches had a little lagniappe of fall rowing at Head of the South Regatta on the Savannah River in Augusta, GA this past weekend bringing home 2 gold medals, a silver medal and 2 bronze medals. Assistant Coach Kevin Cardnorowing for...

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HEAD OF THE HOOCH – CHATTANOOGA, TN

Rocket City Rowing sent 19 of the 2,009 boats that participated in the 2015 Head of the Hooch Regatta, the second largest regatta in the United States November 7-8 in Chattanooga TN. Competing in large fields with nationally competitive crews from around the United...

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SECRET CITY HEAD RACE – OAK RIDGE, TN

RCRC youth programs competed in 10 events at the Secret City Head Race in Oak Ridge, TN this weekend and put in respectable performances. Since competitors have to row up to the start from the finish line, the 10,000 meters of rowing to complete the 5,000 meter race...

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CHATTANOOGA HEAD RACE – CHATTANOOGA, TN

It was medals all around for Rocket City Rowing Masters at our inaugural head race of the fall season, 2 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze medal which gave Rocket City Rowing 3rd place in club team points for the regatta. George Wheeler started off racing for RCRC in the...

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