This year at Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston, US Para National Team athlete Andrew Mangan will be at the JL Racing tent on Saturday, October 22nd. Stop by the JL tent between 10:00am-11:00am for a meet and greet, and to learn about High Fives Foundation - the nonprofit that helped Andrew buy an adaptive PR1 single to train in.
For the last four years, JL Racing has been the official sponsor of the US National Team, providing them with unique custom uniforms and performance apparel. In light of the new N.C.A.A. policy change, JL Racing plans to re-direct marketing efforts by offering sponsorship opportunities to individual athletes from each level and from all over the world.
Can you believe it's already November? It's the time of year where you can either decide to get ahead on your holiday shopping, or choose to wait until the last minute - but we've made it easy to get ahead! We have curated a list of USRowing apparel that would make for the perfect gift for the rowing mom, girlfriend, wife, or friend in your life.
It's the time of year where you can either decide to get ahead on your holiday shopping, or choose to wait until the last minute - but we've made it easy to get ahead! We have curated a list of USRowing apparel that would make for the perfect gift for the rowing dad, boyfriend, husband, or friend in your life.
Whether you're an experienced rower or new to the sport, extremely competitive or row for fitness and recreation, or just looking to learn more and stay current in our sport, USRowing's Virtual Fall presented by Concept2 has something for you! Join a fun way to stay connected with the rest of the rowing community, compete in virtual regattas and have the chance to win prize packages at the conclusion of the fall season.
The Tim Hosea Memorial Golf Outing is around the corner! We encourage you to help us support the USRowing National Team. Get your golf friends together for a four-some or come yourself and be matched up with others. This event usually sells out, so register today. We look forward to a great day and an opportunity to support USA athletes!
The George Pocock Rowing Foundation (GPRF) announced a new fund to promote accessibility and inclusion at rowing programs across the United States. A Most Beautiful Thing Inclusion Fund aims to raise at least $1 million this year (and at least $3 million over three years) to get more kids on the water, fund education, scholarship, and mentorship programs focused on non-traditional rowing communities and communities of color where youth face barriers to participation in the sport.
Esha Bhattacharya is a coxswain from the US and will be coxing for Yale Women's Crew in the fall. Bhattacharya is hosting an All-Star Rowing Webinar that will feature 16 amazing panelists, including both US Olympic rowing coaches and many Olympians. They will talk about the importance of diversity in rowing, the ways that viewers can promote inclusivity within their own teams, and their own keys to rowing success. All proceeds will be donated to the ACLU.
Riverside Boat Club Men’s Sweep Team (Stripes) and Potomac Boat Club Men’s Sweep Team (Stars) are usually rivals on the river. They have been asking themselves what we, as a rowing community, can do to make a difference in the fight against racism and injustice. These teams are banding together, in partnership with DeMatha Catholic High School Crew Team, to raise money for groups that are actively fighting for equality, justice, and systemic reform. #ErgforEquality
Beyond our work together, this partnership has also brought JL a new understanding of how tirelessly the USRowing staff and organization work to serve our sport. From our Juniors to our Olympic athletes and all of us in between, USRowing provides a mountain of value to all of us. They manage and sponsor our greatest events, they educate our athletes and coaches across a complete curriculum, they have built and continue to maintain the greatest national rowing team in the world, and so much more. Simply said, USRowing is an essential pillar in our community.
The National Rowing Foundation (NRF), together with USRowing (Princeton, N.J.) announced the launch of the Row to Tokyo Million Dollar Challenge Campaign. The Challenge runs through June 30, 2020 and it is a dollar for dollar matching grant, up to $500,000, sponsored by a generous group of NRF donors.
Whoever is on your list and whatever your budget may be, we've got the perfect gift ideas for you and the rower in your life this holiday season. Give her the newest, coolest rowing apparel on the market this holiday season!