Junior Nationals

2016 US Rowing Junior National Championships

2016 US Rowing Junior National Championships

One might be tempted to assume that the 2016 USRowing Junior National Championships were plagued by leprechauns. First was the unrelenting greenness of the Lake Mercer course with trees hovering out from the banks. Then, the cancellation of all racing on Thursday’s practice day eliminated […]

Junior Nationals 2013

Junior Nationals 2013

Melton Hill Lake near Oak Ridge, Tennessee was the site of the 2013 National Junior Rowing Championships this past weekend, June 7th through 9th.   Vashon’s young rowers qualified eight boats – fifth most in this year’s championship.  By Sunday, all boats qualified for a […]

USROWING YOUTH NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013

USROWING YOUTH NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013

WATCH THE RACES LIVE Todays Schedule 1F2. Womens Youth 1x B Final Sun 5:07 am Pacific 3F3. Womens Ltwt Youth 2x C Final Sun 5:44 am  Pacific 4F2. Womens Youth 2x B Final Sun 6:13 am Pacific 5F3. Mens Ltwt Youth 2x C Final Sun 6:28 am  Pacific 6F1. Mens Youth […]

Record Setting NW Jr Regionals

Record Setting NW Jr Regionals

Coach Richard Parr has kept the focus this spring on the District Championships that took place this past weekend.  “I was so impressed by the commitment shown by the rowers throughout the season, and it paid off on race day. Really brave efforts all around, […]

2013 Northwest Regionals

2013 Northwest Regionals

W Var 4x placed 3 rd = Nationals. Alright Hannah, Anna, Kirsten & Kalie!! M Var 4x took 2nd = Nationals. Yeah Tate, Gus, Jacob & Isaiah!! W Ltw 2x takes second = Nationals. Nice Katelyn & Shannon!! W 1x takes 3rd = Nationals. Way […]

Two Silvers at Youth Nationals

Two Silvers at Youth Nationals

Vashon Island Junior Crew came home victorious from the US Rowing 2012 Youth Nationals Championships, garnering two silver medals.   The event, a culmination of the spring season, was held at Melton Hill Lake in Oakridge, TN and featured more than 1,500 athletes from high school and […]

2012 Youth National Championships Live

2012 Youth National Championships Live

VIJC Final Results Place Event Lane Time 6 Womens Youth 2x FINAL-A 5 07:49.279 2 Mens Youth 2x FINAL-A 2 06:53.887 2 Mens Youth 4x FINAL-A 5 06:28.288 Broadcast Schedule   Saturday, June 9 Semifinals 2:30 p.m. to 6:35 p.m. EDTSunday, June 10 A, B […]

Congrats to the Juniors

Congrats to the Juniors

Great year for the Juniors!  Spring season had 42 boats medal.  Fall had 26.  That’s hard work and dedication!!

The Road to Nationals

The Road to Nationals

Vashon Island Junior Crew recently competed at the Northwest Junior Regional Championship in Vancouver, Washington where four of our boats raced their way to one of the top three spots in the finals, qualifying for national competition.  The boats that qualified were the women’s varsity double, […]

15 Medals Won at Northwest Junior Regionals

15 Medals Won at Northwest Junior Regionals

Vashon Island Junior Crew garnered 15 medals and qualified four boats for Nationals at the 2012 Northwest Regional Regatta at Vancouver Lake in Vancouver, WA.  With 23 teams and thousands of athletes from the region, the club’s success stands out among the field of competitors.  Of […]