New Jersey State Rowing Championships : LUSENET : Open-water rowing : One Thread

VIKINGPROMOTIONS.COM Presents The 3rd Annual New Jersey State Rowing Championships Thursday, July 10th, 2003 Race Start: 9:00 am (registration 7:30 am) Entry Fee: $25.00 per rower (pre-registered), $35.00 on race day

Rowers of all ages will gather at Beaton Boat Yard in Brick, NJ to experience the competition, camaraderie and wide array of unique craft in what is New Jersey’s largest surfboat rowing event. Viking Promotions’signiture event, the New Jersey State Rowing Championships, covers 7 miles of the open waters of Barnegat Bay, passing through 14 beach communities from the Mantoloking Bridge to Seaside Heights. This is a rare opportunity to see not only many of our areas top lifeguards and recreational / competitive rowers, but a wide assortment of surf-rescue boats, dories, Jersey skiffs, Sea Bright skiffs, peapods, wherries, whitehulls,and custom craft. This 3rd Annual race, with 11 boat classes, 5 age groups and 5 rowing combinations, attracts top national competitors from New York to Florida. This years sponsors include Outback Steakhouse of Brick NJ, Subaru, Fosters, B98.5 FM, and Carlisle Paddles. A portion of the proceeds will benefit for the Toms River Seaport Society and Maritime Museum, a non-profit association that houses, restores, and maintains wooden boats as part of New Jersey history. More information about the event including pictures, registration forms, course descriptions, and rules can be found at or by calling 732-237-0576.

-- Rich Schlatter (, May 17, 2003


I have a Question who were the winners of the past rowing events and who had the fastest times .

-- Andrew Clark (, December 11, 2004.

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