Attention Former Rowers – Alumni Row Event-September 11th

Attention anyone who has rowed for the WBC, or high schools of the WBC. Our annual alumni row is set for Sunday, September 11th. Here is your opportunity to hop in an eight and relive your days of rowing on the Detroit River. This fun event includes a row on the water, lunch, and a drink upstairs in the WBC lounge afterwards. This fundraiser only costs $20.

Contact your old shell mates, and mark your calendar for September 11th starting at 10am.

This event is open to anyone, who has rowed before including the Ecorse Boat Club and Detroit Boat Club.

 

Board of Directors – New Officers

The WBC held its annual Board of Directors elections on Tuesday, August 23rd.

Starting in October the WBC Board of Directors officers will be:

President-Don Ukrainec, Vice President-Gary Ellison, Membership Secretary-Tom Dudus, Recording Secretary-Jim Nicksich, Coresponding Secretary-Val Nicholson, Treasurer-Fred Mekolon, and Assistant Treasurer-Brent Masserant

WDIV Video on Rowing at the WBC

Please check out the video segment on rowing with WDIV’s Dr. Frank McGeorge filmed with the help of the WBC’s adult recreational rowing group.

http://www.clickondetroit.com/health/good-health/good-health-why-rowing-is-a-perfect-exercise

 

Recreational Rowing

The Wyandotte Boat offers adult recreational rowing classes every summer, your opportunity to experience a new activity, meet new people, and workout while being on the water.

We are coming to the end of the summer rowing season, but will offer classes starting next June. Please visit the programs page and the adult recreational section for details of the the sessions. Check back in the spring for registration information.

Blitzen the Dotte Run

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The 2016 Blitzen the Dotte Run is scheduled for Saturday, November 19th.

More info coming soon.

2015 results and photos are now available on theĀ Blitzen the Dotte page.

Thanks to all the runners and race volunteers for a great event!