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Community Support Helps Nisky Rowing Get Back On The Water After Storm Damages Boats Niskayuna Community, Other Teams Come To Team's Aid; Fundraising Continues To Replace Damaged Boats The thirty-five middle school students that comprise Niskayuna Rowing's Modified team took to the water for the first practice of the fall season on this week thanks to the generosity of several organizations that loaned the team equipment after a severe storm swept through Aqueduct Park on July 27 toppling a tree that destroyed seven boats used by Niskayuna Rowing's middle school...

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Nisky Rowing is raising money to benefit Niskayuna Rowing Inc, a 501c3 organization which provides equipment and resources to the team's approximately 100 student athletes each year. The program suffered a catastrophic blow on July 27th, 2019 when a severe storm toppled a tree onto an outdoor boat racks totaling the entire fleet of middle school boats. Seven shells were crushed beyond repair by the fallen tree. While insurance will cover a portion of these losses, all (7) boats will need to be completely replaced in order get everyone on...

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Facing a catastrophic blow from Sunday’s, July 28, 2019 storm, Niskayuna Rowing is determined to continue is programming. Seven boats were declared “totaled” after winds swept through the area and a tree crashed on outdoor racks destroying seven boats. Niskayuna Rowing is reaching out for the help and support of the community and we are asking for your donations to rebuild our fleet and allow our Middle School athletes the opportunities to train and compete. Even though insurance will cover some of these damages, the total impact to the program...

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Niskayuna Rowing Medals at National Championships in Dillon Lake, Ohio   May 28, 2019 – NISKAYUNA, NY - Niskayuna Rowing medals at the Scholastic Rowing Association of America NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS (SRAA) Regatta which was held Memorial Day Weekend at Dillon Lake, Ohio. Seven boats from Niskayuna Rowing qualified to compete against 156 schools from all over the country. After a steamy day of heats, three Niskayuna Rowing boats qualified for finals, walking away with a Gold, 4th and 5th place.  1st place - Girls Jr quad-Competed against 10 nationally ranked...

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Nisky Warriors Girls Jr Quad took Silver at this year's Stotesbury Cup Regatta held in Philadelphia, PA May 17 and 18! The Stotesbury Cup Regatta is the largest high school regatta in the country. These ladies competed against an amazing field of 24 other boats from all over the country to earn these medals!

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Niskayuna Rowing Dominates the Podium at Annual State Rowing Championships May 14, 2019 - NISKAYUNA, N.Y. – Despite Spring’s fluctuating weather, Niskayuna Rowing brought the spirit and the power this past weekend at the Annual State Scholastic Rowing Championships on Saratoga Lake and Fish Creek. After the two-day event Niskayuna Rowing walked away with 4 gold medals, 5 silver, 2 bronze and 2 fourth places. More than 68 NY State teams came to compete at the State Championships. “Our excitement was hard to contain,” expressed freshman rower Danny Kelly. “When...

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