Fall Rowing 2019


Niskayuna Rowing

Fall Registration Information 2019

Welcome to the 2019 Fall Season for Niskayuna Rowing!

Here is all the information you need to register for our Fall Season.

Fall 2019 High School Team                                                                                                                                                           Dates: 8/26/2019 - 12/31/2019

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 Monday, August 26th. Practice for the first week is as follows...

Mon 8/26          6-8am                4-6pm

Tue 8/27           6-8am                 4-6pm - Strength and Conditioning

Wed 8/28         6-8am                 off

Thur 8/29        6-8am                4-6pm

Fri 8/30           6-8am                  Afternoon OFF

Saturday, Sunday, Monday 8/31, 9/1, 9/2 OFF (Labor Day Weekend)

Tue 9/4 begins regular afternoon practices.

High School Weight Room:

Boys/Girls:           Tuesday and Thursday 6:00-7:00 a.m.               Niskayuna High School                 begins week of 9/16/19

 

Fall 2019 Modified Team                                                                                                                                             Dates: 9/5/2019 - 12/31/19

Coaches: Kate Meade, John Conrad, tba.

The Modified Program is open to all Niskayuna School District Residents who are students in grades 7 & 8. Practice runs daily from 3:30-6:00. Practice begins Thursday, September 5th.

 

Fall 2018 Racing Schedule

Saturday, September 28                                Tail of the Fish Saratoga, NY                                                Most HS, some Mods

Sunday, October 6                                          Mohawk Fall Classic Burnt Hills, NY                                 All HS, Most Mods

Saturday, Oct 12                                             Scrimmage Home

Sunday, Oct 13                                                Head of the Onondaga  Syracuse, NY                                 Most HS

Sunday, October 20                                      Head of the Charles Boston, MA                                           Qualifying HS

Sunday, October 27                                       Head of the Fish Saratoga, NY                                              All HS, Some Mods

Saturday, November 2                                  Mod Champs TBD                                                                   All Mods

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

For all athletes...

A CURRENT GRAY CARD (athletic form) IS MANDATORY FOR PARTICIPATION. NO STUDENT WILL BE ALLOWED TO PRACTICE OR PARTICIPATE with any team without the required physical examination and completed forms. There are no exceptions. Please get details at http://www.niskayunaschools.org/athletics. The school physician will be available at the high school on Aug. 5 from 5-7pm.

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 8/19 and 8/26 at noon at the Town Pool.

Bussing begins on Thursday 9/5. 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.

Fees are outlined below.

Boys/Girls High School fees:  $1,200

  • there is a $50 fee at the time of registration, then automatic monthly payments of $230 on 9/1, 10/1, 11/1, 12/1, 1/1 (fees totaling $1200)
    • 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 $1150) with a credit card

Modified Boys/Girls fees: $1,000

  • there is a $50 fee at the time of registration, then automatic monthly payments of $190 on 9/1, 10/1, 11/1, 12/1, 1/1 (fees totaling $1000)
    • 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 $950) with a credit card

PLEASE REGISTER BEFORE PRACTICE BEGINS, 8/26 OR BY 8/30 FOR MODIFIED PROGRAMS, AS AUTOMATIC MONTHLY PAYMENTS BEGIN ON 9/1/19.  IF YOU REGISTER AFTER 8/30 PLEASE CONTACT ME AT registrar@niskyrowing.org.

Multi Rower Discount: $230 (if you are paying with montly payments you will have a $46 discount each month

Any questions about programming contact Program Director Stacey Apfelbaum at sgapfelbaum@gmail.com

Any questions about registration contact Registrar Jeanmarie Quinn at registrar@niskyrowing.org

 

 

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