Summer Competitive Rowing Kickoff Meeting

The kickoff meeting for summer competitive rowing will be Tuesday, June 6 at 6pm in the WBC lounge.

Junior (high school rowers with at least one spring season of experience), Open and Master rowers should attend to meet the coaches, learn about the upcoming season, and complete the registration process.  Details can be found on the competitive rowing page.

Youth Learn to Row – 2017 camps

Want to try something new this summer? Are you entering 7th – 12th grade next year? If so, Wyandotte Boat Club will teach you how to row at one of our Youth Learn-to-Row Camps!

There will be two camp sessions for 2017:

  • Session 1: June 19th – June 30th
  • Session 2: July 10th – July 21st.

You can join either session, or do both sessions! Each two-week session provides instruction, equipment, a camp t-shirt, and a picnic on the last day.  To register or get more details, please visit the YLTR page.

Recreational Rowing

The Wyandotte Boat offers adult recreational rowing classes every summer, your opportunity to experience a new activity, meet new people, and workout while being on the water.

Classes will be offered in mid-June. The registration/sign-up meeting is scheduled for Thursday, June 8th at 6:30pm upstairs at the WBC. The six week session will begin on Monday June 12th at 6:30pm for beginners and Saturday, June 10th for returning participants. Please visit the programs page and the adult recreational section for details of the the sessions.

Hebda Cup 2017 Results

The 53rd Annual Hebda Cup was ran on Saturday, April 29th, 2017. Twelve schools competed in 23 qualifying heats and 20 finals. With a steady north wind all day, the teams had a full day of racing on the Detroit River.

Results for the 2017 Hebda Cup:
Hebda Cup 2017 Race Results

Hebda Cup 2017 Points Sheet

Wy-Hi Regatta 2017

The Wy-Hi Regatta was raced Saturday, May 6th in BASF Waterfront Park, with 12 high schools competing. Results for 2017 Wy-Hi Regatta 2017 WYHI RESULTS

If you did not get an official regatta shirt our clothing vendor Fine Designs has a web page that you can order from and have the items sent to your home. The WBC profits from the sales. https://fdsportswear.com/events.cfm?eventid=10547

Blitzen the Dotte Run

Reindeer Blitzen rectangle logo

Results and photos for the 2016  Blitzen the Dotte are now posted.  To see results and photos from past years, check out the Blitzen the Dotte page.

Thanks to all the runners, race volunteers and sponsors for a great event!

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