Fall Rowing 2021


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Fall Registration Information 2021

Welcome to the 2021 Fall Season for Niskayuna Rowing!

For Learn to Row Session 4 on Aug 23, go back to the Events Tab to register

We are excited to get back on the water and see where our training takes us.

Here is all the information you need to register for our Fall Season.  Please read to the end and click CONTINUE  to register.

REGISTRATION DEADLINES:  8/25 High School, 9/7 Modified

Fall 2021 High School Team             

Dates:  8/25/2021- 12/31/2021

Coaches: Stacey Apfelbaum, Sean O'Brien, Sabrina Skotarczak, Erin Czupil

The High School program consists of the Freshmen/Novice and Varsity teams for boys and girls and is open to all 9th through 12th grade Niskayuna School District students. Novice rowers are those in grades 9-12 who have had no previous rowing experience. Practice begins on Wednesday, August 25th.

Practice for the first week is as follows...

Wed 8/25: 6-8 am and 4-6 pm

Thurs 8/26:  6-8 am and 4-6 pm 

Fri 8/27:  6-8 am and afternoon OFF

Sat 8/28: 7-9:30 am    

Sun 8/29: OFF

Mon 8/30: 6-8 am and 4-6 pm

Tue 8/31: 6-8 am and 1-5 pm special activity

Wed 9/1: begins regular afternoon practices 3:30-5:30 pm

High School Weight Room:  Morning dates and times to be announced.

Fall 2021 Modified Team                  

Dates: 9/7/2021 - 12/31/2021

Coaches: Jie Jie Bennett,  Peter Bertram, Chris Shepherd

The Modified Program is open to all Niskayuna School District Residents who are students in grades 7 & 8.

Practice runs daily from 3:45-6:00. Practice begins Tuesday, September 7th.

 

Fall 2021 Racing Schedule

Sunday, October 3                                         Riverfront Regatta, Hartford, CT                                        Select HS

Sunday, October 3                                         Mohawk Fall Classic Burnt Hills, NY                                 Some HS, Most Mods

Sunday, October 10                                       Head of the Onondaga  Syracuse, NY                                 All HS

Saturday, October 16                                    Head of the Quinobegan, Boston, MA                                Some HS

Sunday, October 24                                      Head of the Charles Boston, MA                                           Qualifying HS

Sunday, October 31                                       Head of the Fish Saratoga, NY                                              All HS, Some Mods

Saturday, November 6                                  Mod Champs TBD                                                                   All Mods

**Please note that this schedule is tentative and subject to change.

FOR ALL ATHLETES:

All athletes must register through FamilyID, USRowing, and pass a swim test (if not already accomplished.)

Family ID:  

All athletes must register through FamilyID for health clearance. (This is in addition to registering with Niskayuna Rowing using the green "continue" button at the end of this page.)

 The Niskayuna Athletics Department uses an online system known as FamilyID for registration for programs and to provide health documentation that is required for participation. (This replaced the Gray Card that was used in the past.)

Niskayuna FamilyID Website: https://www.familyid.com/niskayuna-csd-athletics

USRowing Membership Required:

All athletes must be members of USRowing. Go to USRowing.org and click on membership. Our club code is LYHQB.

Swim Test:

All athletes who are new to the program must pass a swim test. The test involves swimming 150 yds, treading water for 10 minutes and donning a life jacket while treading water. There will be a swim test on Mondays 8/23 and 8/30 at noon at the Town Pool.  Athletes need only take the swim test once.

School Bus Transportation to the Boat House

Bussing begins on Wednesday 9/1. Students will be transported from the Middle Schools and the High School to the Boathouse on days when school is in session. All athletes should be picked up at the Boathouse at 6:00pm.

 

PARTICIPATION FEES:

Fees are outlined below.

Boys/Girls High School fees:  $1,300

  • there is a $50 fee at the time of registration, then automatic monthly payments of $250  on 9/1, 10/1, 11/1, 12/1, 1/1 (monthly fees totaling $1250)
    • registration must be paid for using a credit card, after registration you may choose credit card or e-checks for monthly payments (if you so choose, go into "my account" to change your payment method for monthly payments)
  • OR,  you may pay up front, in full, at registration earning a $50 discount (fees totaling $1250) with a credit card (ACH not available for pay up front)

Modified Boys/Girls fees: $1,100

  • there is a $50 fee at the time of registration, then automatic monthly payments of $210 on 9/1, 10/1, 11/1, 12/1, 1/1 (fees totaling $1050)
    • registration must be paid for using a credit card, after registration you may choose credit card or e-checks for monthly payments (if you so choose, go into "my account" to change your payment method for monthly payments)
  • OR,  you may pay up front, in full, at registration earning a $50 discount (fees totaling $1050) with a credit card (ACH not available for pay up front)

Multi Rower Discount: $240 (if you are paying with monthly payments you will have a $48 discount each month)

ACH (e-check) discount of $34 will be applied per registration. Available for monthy payments only, not pay in full up front.

PLEASE REGISTER BEFORE PRACTICE BEGINS, 8/25 OR BY 9/7 FOR MODIFIED PROGRAMS, AS AUTOMATIC MONTHLY PAYMENTS BEGIN ON 9/1/21. 

IF YOU REGISTER AFTER THESE DATES PLEASE CONTACT ME AT [email protected].

Any questions about programming contact Program Director Stacey Apfelbaum at [email protected]

Any questions about registration contact Registrar Kris Lowney at [email protected]

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