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2013-14 Season

Next parents meeting:

  • TBD

President messages: here

Head Coach messages: here

Womens Varsity messages: here

Ergathon, Sat Feb 8th UTC Mall

Our annual fundraising event is coming up soon; please join us at the UTC Westfield Mall on La Jolla Village Blvd on Saturday Feb 8th from 10 am to noon to cheer on the teams and spread the word about our great Juniors program to the community. 

Spring schedule

Download spring regatta spreadsheet: 2014 Spring regattas and travel info
  • Jan 21 - Parent Meeting (6:30 pm)
  • Jan 25 - Indoor Classic
  • Feb 3 - MS Parent Meeting (6 pm)
  • Feb 8 - Ergathon
  • Feb 15 - Presidents Day
  • March 1 - SD City Championships
  • March 8 - Desert Sprints
  • March 15 - So Cal Cup
  • April 5-6 - Crew Classic
  • April 12-13 - LB Invitational
  • May 2-4 - SW Regional's

Summer Camps

Session I:   June 16th - June 27th
Session II:  July 7th - July 18th
Session III: July 21st - August 1st
Session IV: Aug 4th - August 15th

Session V - TBD (12:30-3:30pm)

Cost: $325 per session

Hours: 8:30 - 11:30 am (Sessions I-IV)

Note: the first two sessions are open to kids aged 10 and up but the second two sessions are only for kids in 8th grade and up.

Summer Training

For rowers with at least 1 year of experience:

June 16th - Aug 15th ($700 for 2 months)


  • Practice Information

    Changes to scheduled practices (due to power outages, weather, holidays or staff absences) should be listed below:

    Week of:


  • Registration

    To register for the 2013-2014 SDRC Juniors program, download the 'Red Book' handbook (link below), complete all registration forms in the Forms section, select payment option in Membership Agreement Form, attend the Parent meeting/BBQ and show up for the first practice!

    • First Day of Practice for Varsity: Wed, Sept 4th, 2013, 4 - 6:30 pm
    • First Day of Practice for Novice: Mon, Sept 9th, 2013, 4 - 6:30pm
    • First Day of Practice for Middle School: Mon, Sept 9th, 2013, 4 - 6:00 pm
    • Parent (Mandatory Registration and Sign-Up) Meeting / BBQ: Sunday, September 8th, 11 am - 2 pm
    • Handbook and Registration Forms: Red Book

    Junior Crew News

     Ergathon 2014 News

    Thank you to the 68 kids who participated in the event and all the generous donors who raised together more than $40,000 so far!

    Watch the TV News video coverage on NBC: here

    See the press release issued in advance of 2014 Ergathon: here.

    US Rowing sets new standards for Juniors

     Fall season 2014


     Tryouts for Varsity – Aug 18th-Aug 29th (4-6pm) ($100)
     Season Start Varsity - Sept 3rd (4-6:30pm)



     Try it week - Aug 25-29th (4-6pm) ($100)
     Training - Sept 8-12th (4-6:30pm)


     Christmas Regatta results

     Congratulations to all teams for a total of 7 gold, 5 silver and  12 bronze medals at the Long Beach Christmas regatta on  Sunday, December 8th!

     2013 HOCR results

     Congratulations to Lexi Tatro (Torrey Pines) and Marissa  Gibson (La Jolla High) for their outstanding success in the  49th Head of the Charles Regatta (HOCR) twhere they took  2nd place in the Womens' Youth Doubles!

     Here is the link to the Fox news video clip:

     Photo albums

     Please view photos for the 2013-14 season here:

    Who to Contact

    General inquiries and parent-coach communication:

    Graham Barnes, President, Juniors program & parent committee, treasurer &
    coach/board liaison; SDRC Board

    Specific junior program information:

    Chris Callaghan, Director of Rowing,
    Head Coach & Men's Varsity Coach

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    Main Club Website

    Boathouse: 1220 El Carmel Place, San Diego, CA 92109
    Mailing address: SDRC Juniors, PO Box 99856, San Diego, CA 92169  
    Boathouse Telephone: (858) 488-1893


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