Spring 2020

VIRC Junior Crew Spring Program

Registration for the 2020 Spring season is OPEN for all 8th-12 grade students. To register, please complete the Junior Registration Form below. 

Cost for Spring 2020 Junior Rowing Season is $1,440.00. Coached practices M-F, equipment, regatta entries, regatta meals, and lodging are covered by this all-inclusive fee. Additional costs not included are travel fees (ferry, transportation/carpooling).

Upon receipt of your completed registration, you will be invoiced $360 initially, then invoiced for three equal payments on the 15th of March, April, and May 2020.

Athletes are expected to participate in all practices and competitions through the end of the season and will be invoiced as such. Refunds will be honored and pro-rated through March 2020, less any applicable credit card fees. Family discounts will be applied at a 25% discounted rate for every athlete in the immediate family after the first registrant.

Scholarship aid is available based upon need and funding availability. Applications must be submitted prior to registering. Click HERE to complete your application prior to registering your athlete.

Spring season begins on Monday, February 24, 2020 from 3:10 pm-5:45 pm and runs Monday-Friday at Jensen Point Boathouse. Our Spring season ends on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 (Photo Day) at the boathouse. 

Our parent meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 25th from 6:30 pm-8:00 pm at the ITC at Sunrise Ridge. This meeting is mandatory for parents of new athletes.  However, all parents are encouraged and welcome to attend. 

REGATTA SCHEDULE

  • Mar 21 Greenlake, Seattle  – Greenlake Spring Extravaganza – Novices Only 
  • Mar 28 (to be confirmed) Jensen Pt Boathouse – Burton Beach Invitational 
  • Apr 4 Univ of WA – Husky Open (by invitation only) 
  • Apr 17-19 Eugene, OR  – Covered Bridge Regatta 
  • Apr 23-26 Mill Bay, BC  – Brentwood College Regatta 
  • May 2 Univ of WA – Windermere Cup/Opening Day (by invitation only) 
  • May 14-17 Vancouver Lake, WA – Northwest Youth Championships
  • June 11-14 Sarasota, FL – Nationals (qualifying boats only)*

*Those who qualify to compete at Nationals will incur additional expenses.

We will close out the season with our EOS Spring Banquet tentatively scheduled for the weekend of May 30-31st. Specific day, time, and location will be confirmed at a later date.

In order to complete your athlete’s VIRC Spring 2020 registration, you will need a US Rowing membership number for each athlete. Athletes are required to purchase an Annual Individual CHAMPIONSHIP membership. This annual fee is $45 for youth. You’ll be asked for our VIRC club code:  9S7ZB and to complete the US Rowing waiver. If your athlete is not registered with US Rowing, click HERE to do so.