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The Hard Times Have Made Us - Mother's Day 2021

The Hard Times Have Made Us - Mother's Day 2021

May 04, 2021

Mother’s day invites reflection on the journey of becoming a mother. We live in a world where there are nearly as many Fortune 500 CEOs named John in America as there are female CEOs. Our own CEO became a first-time mother while simultaneously leading our team through the pandemic. We thought telling her story was a great way to shed light on the challenges so many women face and overcome each day. 

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Mother's Day 2021  Gift Guide

Mother's Day 2021 Gift Guide

May 03, 2021

This Mother's Day show your crew mom — biological or otherwise — how much you appreciate her and all that she does for you by giving her the gear she needs to enjoy what she loves. If you're not sure where to start, take a look at these Mother's Day 2021 gift ideas, ranging in price, for your favorite crew mom this year. 

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2021 USRowing Central Youth Championships

2021 USRowing Central Youth Championships

April 27, 2021

Racing season is back! Make sure to check out the 2021 USRowing Central Youth Championships, scheduled for May 1-2. This event was canceled last year due to the pandemic but will proceed this year in the Boathouse District in Oklahoma City, OklahomaUSRowing will be implementing the necessary COVID-19 safety precautions to ensure the event occurs safely. 

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Happy Earth Day 2021!

Happy Earth Day 2021!

April 22, 2021

Happy Earth Day! Each year, April 22 commemorates the 1970 environmental movement and the first ever Earth Day. Earth Day was established to awaken public awareness of human impact on our natural environment. This year marks the 51st anniversary of the holiday. JL Racing’s belief in sustainable practices has led us to make conscious decisions in our company operations. 

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Join Us for the Uplevel Your Rowing Masterclass!

Join Us for the Uplevel Your Rowing Masterclass!

April 07, 2021

Ready to maximize your training and have your most successful rowing season yet? Join us for the online Uplevel Your Rowing Masterclass from April 19 – May 2, 2021

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She Will Win

She Will Win

February 08, 2021

Gender gaps within all sports continue to linger. Such gaps include difference in pay, participation and media viewership amongst female athletes. However, at She Will Win, they have chosen to take an action based approach instead of dwelling on histories of the past. Join She Will Win, as they strive to get more women in boats - from youth to the professional level. 

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STEM to Stern Partnership

STEM to Stern Partnership

February 05, 2021

JL Racing is proud to announce our partnership with STEM to Stern! Through this collaboration we will help promote diversity and inclusion in rowing programs everywhere. JL looks forward to helping support lower-income rowing athletes and organizations with essential training and racing gear.

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Black History Month 2021 by, Maurice Scott

Black History Month 2021 by, Maurice Scott

February 01, 2021

Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history. Also known as African American History Month, since 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated the month of February as Black History Month. Other countries around the world, including Canada and the United Kingdom, also devote a month to celebrating Black history. Join us in celebrating Black History Month 2021 with these unique performance apparel designs and let us promote diversity in our favorite sport!

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A Most Beautiful Thing: Coming Soon In Paperback!

A Most Beautiful Thing: Coming Soon In Paperback!

January 26, 2021

A Most Beautiful Thing by, Arshay Cooper is the moving true story of a group of young men growing up on Chicago's West side who form the first all-black high school rowing team in the nation, and in doing so not only transform a sport, but their lives. This triumphant tale will be available in paperback starting February 23, 2021. 

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Connor's Erg Challenge 2021

Connor's Erg Challenge 2021

January 21, 2021

Connor’s Erg is a 100km virtual erg event, traditionally done in relay fashion from each school’s own venue. All money raised supports US pediatric brain cancer research. We know the world is a different place and you may not be able to compete all together, so we encourage you to set your own challenge and row your way any day in February.

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Austin City Rowing Club Silent Auction

Austin City Rowing Club Silent Auction

December 07, 2020

Austin Rowing Club will be holding an online silent auction from December 4th through December 10th. This will be a great place to do some holiday online shopping - treat yourself or your friends and family. Items range from JL clothing to exercise equipment, virtual wine tasting, guided kayak tour, and more!

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Dress Them Like A Champion: Gifts Under $50

Dress Them Like A Champion: Gifts Under $50

November 20, 2020

The holidays are creeping up on us, and you know what that means: endless hours of online shopping in search of the best holiday gifts of 2020. We've done the work for you! Endless inspiration and performance apparel awaits below for the athlete in your life. Whoever is on your list and whatever your budget may be, JL Racing has got the perfect roundup of gifts under $50 for you and the rower in your life this holiday season. 

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