Long Distance Rowing

Long Distance Rowing

Ready for a new, fun rowing challenge? Long Distance Rows during the spring and summer are a great way to enjoy Seattle’s waterways and get in a great workout.

Open to all Level 3 and 4 Masters Rowers as well as visiting rowers (current Float Test and Risk & Release Forms required)

Contact our office for more information mount.baker@seattle.gov

2016 Long Distance Rowing Schedule

DateDestinationDistance
March 6Pritchard Beach10k
April 17Renton Rowing Club20k
May 15Sand Point28k
June 5Chism Park or Newcastle Park15k
July 10Lakeside (northern point of the lake)40k*
August 14Pocock Rowing Club24k
August 21 Mercer Island (around the island)20k
September 11Center for Wooden Boats32k*
September 24Otter Island13k
October 16UW Shell House22k
November 13LDR Baker Rendezvous11k
November 24Turkey Day Row8k
Punch Cards will be used for payment ($15/row) --- the two longer rows* will use two punches on the card ($30).
Mt. Baker practices high safety standards and all rows are subject to weather conditions and coach decisions.
2016 LDR Organizing Committee: Caitlin Kearney, Joy Knopp, Larry McCann, Gary McNeil, Barb Moravec, Ross Tilghman, Sunee Ward, Nancy Weir- Weyna, Cam Winter.
Long Distance Rowing: Low Rates; Firm Pressure; Good Ratio; Matching Every Stroke. Onward.