Tryouts

Tryouts

The next tryout is January 8 – 12 from 4:30-6:00 pm. Interested participants can tryout during the tryout week.

Tryout week for any interested new rower (no experience necessary). 1900 M Street, SE. Upperclassmen and coaches will be at Potomac Ave Metro at 4:00 pm to walk students down to the boathouse on the first day.  There will be no practice on Wednesday, January 10th.

Tryouts include 4-days of participation in the program after-school from 4:30-6: 00 pm. Participation in all 4-days is highly encouraged. The week gives students the chance to learn the basics of rowing, some small relays, a friendly chat with a coach, and lots of fun team-building games!

Want to tryout? Complete this form and come visit us January 8, 9, 11 and 12, 2018.

Are you a school that wants your students rowing? Interested schools can reach out to juniors_rep@capitalrowing.org to request a presentation from our executive director.

FAQ

Where are tryouts? 1900 M Street, SE.

What dates are tryouts? January 8 – 12, 2018.

What time are tryouts? Monday, Tuesday, ThursdayFriday 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm. There is no practice on Wednesdays.

How do I get there? Drive or metro. Metro to Potomac Ave Metro Station. On Day 1 of tryout week, coaches and students will meet new rowers at 4 pm at the top of the escalators at Potomac Ave Metro Station. Maps here.

Don’t consider yourself an athlete? That’s ok! We can teach you to be an athlete even if you’ve never tried a sport before, haven’t considered yourself successful in sports, or just want to try something new!