Announcement of WBC Head Coach for 2020 Season

President of the WBC, Don Ukrainec has announced the appointment of Scott Sitek as the WBC Head Club Coach for 2020. Scott will direct and oversee the club’s rowing program and activities.
Scott is currently the head coach of Grosse Ile High School’s rowing team and is starting his 20th season in that role. Scott brings both on-water and administrative experience to the position. He is a level III USRowing certified coach, has sat on the Scholastic Rowing Association of Michigan board of directors, and the WBC board of directors. Additionally, Scott holds a Masters in Sport Management from Wayne State University.
The WBC is looking forward to Scott and the coaching staff to increase positive participation, engagement, and technical development of the club’s young men and women.

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2020 Spring High School Regattas

The spring high school regattas hosted by the WBC are scheduled:
The Hebda Cup is set for Saturday, April 25th, 2020. 2020 Hebda Cup schedule of events
The Wy-Hi Regatta is set for Saturday, May 2nd, 2020.
Both events are held in BASF Waterfront park along the Detroit River.
Last year’s results can be viewed by clicking on the links below.

Hebda 2019 RESULTS W TIMES
2019 Wy-Hi HEAT RESULTS FOR WEB

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Blitzen the Dotte 2019 5k/10k fun run/walk

Results and photos are now posted!   Details at: https://hub.enmotive.com/events/2019-blitzen-the-dotte

Thank you to all the runners and volunteers for another great year!
Reindeer Blitzen rectangle logoblitzen-the-dotte-circle

For more information, including past results and photos, please visit the Blitzen Page.

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2019 Youth Learn to Row Camps

The 2019 youth learn-to-row 2nd session camp has concluded.   It was open to all students entering 7th – 12th grade in the fall.  The WBC youth learn-to-row camps provide an opportunity to learn the basics of rowing in a fun environment.
For those who missed this year’s camps please check back for dates for the 2020 summer rowing camps.

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WDIV Video on Rowing at the WBC

Please check out the video segment on rowing with WDIV’s Dr. Frank McGeorge filmed with the help of the WBC’s adult recreational rowing group.

http://www.clickondetroit.com/health/good-health/good-health-why-rowing-is-a-perfect-exercise

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