Capital Sprints is This Week!

We can’t wait to welcome everyone to the boathouse Saturday, July 9, for a fantastic day of racing and fun. Registration is open on Regatta Central until July 6. A couple of requests: 1) Please bring your own bow numbers if possible and 2) Please bring reusable water bottles as we will have potable water on site. Coaches / Coxes meeting will take place at 7:00AM and more information about parking, etc can be found here. Many thanks to the 23 (and counting) Clubs who are joining us, our Race Director, the many many volunteers, and our wonderful sponsors!

Registration is open for Capital Sprints

Capital Sprints is back and better than ever. Please join us at the Anacostia Community Boathouse on Saturday, July 9 for an exciting day of racing. Register now on Regatta Central.  Standard registration closes July 3 and late registration closes July 6. 

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors: Bundaberg Brewed Drinks, Team Bob, Congressional Cemetery, Hill Restaurant Group, Crazy Aunt Helen’s, Gary + Michael Real Estate Team.

It’s not too late to sponsor! Please contact Jennifer Dumas for more information. 

Juniors Learn to Row Camp – Registration open!


Registration is now open for Capital’s Learn to Row summer camp for 7th-10th graders. Camps are one week in duration and meet from 9am-12pm at the boathouse. The weeks do not build on each other, so please register for one week only. We can’t wait to see you on the water. 


  • August 8-12 – Full
  • August 15-19 – Full 
  • August 22-26 – Space Remaining (as of 6/13)

Fee: $25

Register: Capital MindBody site (please do not use the mobile site)

Sun’s out, birds are singing, it’s time to learn to row.

Learn to Row class

Registration is now open for Capital’s Learn to Row Program. Each class, which includes 8 sessions on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Anacostia Community Boathouse, introduces the basics of sweep rowing, such as language and handling equipment, performing rowing drills, and rowing all eight. And, you won’t meet anyone sunnier than the coaches and volunteers that run the program. 

Learn more about the program and class dates here and register NOW.  Classes fill quickly, and if your preferred dates are not available, please register for the waitlist as there is usually movement. Can’t wait to see you on the water!