Shaker Crew News
"Individual commitment to a group effort, that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work." ~ Vince Lombardi
That is what makes Shaker Crew work for our children. We are a club and as such a proud organization run by the parents and coaches.
"A boat doesn't go forward if each one is rowing their own way." ~Swahili proverb
This is our 25th Anniversary! Let's work together to make this the best, most memorable season for our children in Shaker Crew history!!!
The ice is gone and we are on the water!
Thanks to all who made it to the spring boathouse cleanup Saturday, March 22. YOUR efforts are truly appreciated!
The FIRST day ON the water was Wednesday, April 2 and the Times Union was there to capture the long awaited moment….click here to see Shaker Crew in the Times Union
What a great day! Have a great season, Shaker!!
Spring Break Practices
Practice will be taking place daily. Please talk to your coach for specifics.
Bus Trips Require Chaperones
The bus cannot move from SHS unless a parent chaperone is on board. There are still some openings. Please reach out to Heather Murawski to help fill the schedule. Practice is at the river daily now. Please refer to the calendar to see the bus chaperone schedule.
There was a mandatory parent meeting on Tuesday, February 25. Please click here for a copy of the packet that was distributed so you are up to date on all of the latest information on scheduling and volunteer obligations: 2014 Spring Parent Packet
March 3, 2014 - May 30, 2014
(start date for new rowers is March 3)
All teams must qualify for regattas.
Qualifying teams may have an extended season.
Races are 1,500 meters during the spring “sprint race” season. Shaker Crew will compete in a number of regattas beginning in April, with competitions for both novice and varsity rowers. Sectional, state and national competitions are also held during spring season. A tentative schedule of regattas has been posted on the calendar- check them out!