Congratulations to the boy’s and girl’s teams for their 2nd place finish in yesterday’s dragon boat races. This was an excellent display of team unity and support, giving the athletes an opportunity to compete, cheer each other on and have fun before the regatta season starts. View the photos here.
Boathouse Orders are In
The boathouse apparel orders are in. Maryellen Urbanik will be distributing orders tomorrow at the DRC during athlete pick-up in the afternoon. Please see her to collect your items. For pick-up times this evening and beyond, please contact Maryellen at…
FOSC Parents Social – 10/17
Wednesday, October 17, 7-9 pm, Whole Foods – Borgatti Bar, Parents only. This is the perfect way to meet other crew parents, ask questions, play some games, and enjoy some food! We are asking for $10 towards appetizers and desserts.…
Information for 10/14 NH Regatta – Updated
I just received an email from the race organizers with updated information on parking. The link in the section below will take you to instructions on how to pre-pay for the parking: Take the first left after crossing the bridge…
NE Jr/HS Championship Photos Added
Photos from Sunday’s race can be see here. Photo quality is average for many as I tried to take photos while on the water with my phone. If any parents/friends took photos and would like to add them to the…
New England Jr/HS Championship Results
SHS Crew had a strong day at Lake Quinsigamond, led by girls 1V who finished 2nd overall and 1st among high schools. Also medaling was girls 2V, finishing 3rd overall and 2nd among high schools, girls 3V, finishing 4th overall…
Race Information for 10/7 Regatta – IMPORTANT UPDATES
IMPORTANT UPDATES FOR SUNDAY’S REGATTA: We want to make you aware that there will be volunteers at the DRC gate collecting a requested donation of $5 per adult over the age of 18. This is per request of the race organizers and…
October Board Meeting
The FOSC will hold its next board meeting on Thursday, 10/4, at 6:30pm at the Donahue Rowing Center. Parents are welcome to attend.
New Boat Dedication and Learn to Row Photos Posted
Lots of photos are now available. Fantastic attendance and participation for both events! New Boat Dedication Learn to Row Thanks to all who participated. SHS Crew couldn’t have had a better day!
Parent volunteer sign-up is open for 10/7 regatta
Our first regatta of the season is Sunday October 7th! One of the ways in which we raise money for equipment/boats is to host 1-2 races on Lake Quinsigamond each year (SHS Crew/FOSC gets paid approximately $8,000 for our hosting…
New Boat Dedication Event Finalized
FOSC formally invites parents of athletes and members of the community to the SHS Crew new boat dedication.
Looking to challenge yourself physically and mentally? Look no further! Learn to Row is a must do for all parents of new rowers, and “experienced” parents to come back to perfect their skills, and try again! Learn to Row is the perfect opportunity to experience what it is like to row, either on the water, […]
A message from Coach Hastings: [This applies to both boy’s and girl’s teams] Next Wednesday, 9/26, during practice, our crew teams will get their team photos taken (for the yearbook). If anyone would like to order personal copies, I have attached to this email an order form that I received from the SHS Athletic Department. […]
The FOSC has established a Twitter account to use as a vehicle for alerts to new web content and for communicating time sensitive information. Get plugged in and stay in the know by following us @SHSCrewFOSC. Share this with friends, family and anyone interested in following the team.
The weekend of 9/29-30 is busy one for SHS Crew and FOSC Parents – please note that athletes are required to attend all events New Boat Dedication In late 2017, the Friends of Shrewsbury Crew kicked-off our Fund the Fleet fundraising campaign with the goal of purchasing two new boats for the boys’ and girls’ […]
Saturday, September 22nd – Regatta Point ** Report Time for Competitors – 8:00 am ** Qualifying Races (2 races) – 9:00 am ** Semi-Finals (top 6 in each category) – 1:30 pm ** Finals (top 3 in each category) – 3:30 pm This is a unique team-building opportunity made possible by both the generosity of the FOSC for picking up the […]
You can also find these races posted on the calendar of this website: – Sunday, September 30 (Town Center): Spirit of Shrewsbury Parade – Sunday, October 7 (DRC): NE Junior & High School Regional Championship Regatta – Sunday, October 14 (@ Pembroke, NH): New Hampshire Championships Regatta – Sunday, October 21 (@ Boston, MA): Head of the Charles – Sunday, October 28 (@ Lowell, MA): […]
SHS Crew has 10 oars for sale for $50 each. These can be great gifts for the rower/coxswain in your family. You can keep the entire oar or as the picture shows, keep just the blade as a great wall hanging. First come, first serve basis. Contact either Steve Moriarty or Matt Hastings if […]
Click on the link below to view the 2018 Spring Season in review video:
Friends of Shrewsbury Crew Fund the Fleet Capital Campaign Our newest boats are approaching the end of their competitive lifecycle, this limits our athletes’s potential for success and results in increased costs of maintenance and repairs. Friends of Shrewsbury Crew (FOSC) hold an annual calendar fundraiser, but this alone cannot support the funding […]