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DANBURY, Conn.. – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) in conjunction with the Quinsigamond Rowing Association (QRA) will be hosting two rowing championships over the next two weeks at Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass. The first regatta will be the ECAC National Invitational Rowing Championships (ECAC-NIRC), which will be held on Sunday May 10. The following Sunday (May 17) will showcase the Eastern Association of Rowing Colleges (EARC) Men’s Sprints.

Both regattas will be broadcasted live at http://d3cast.com/rowing/. All schedules and complete results can be found at http://row2k.com.  Live results will be posted at both championships via twitter @ECACRowing and@quinsigrowing.

ECAC-NIRC Championships
Sunday, May 10
8 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Break
1:10 p.m. – 5:20 p.m.

EARC Sprints Championships
Sunday, May 17
8 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.
Break
12:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.

ITHACA COLLEGE CREW – RACE ITINERARY for the ECAC National Invitational Collegiate Regatta

ITHACA COLLEGE CREW – RACE ITINERARY

Race; 5/9-10/2015
Location;  Worcester, MA – Lake Quinsigamond
Participating schools:   ECAC National Invitational Collegiate Regatta
Departure Time – location Meet buses at the A & E Center, north side, on Saturday, May 9, at 8:15 am for an 8:30am departure.  Buses should stop once at Crossgates Mall food court for a light lunch (30 minutes).  From there buses will drive directly to race course so that athletes can rig shells and practice on the course.  ETA Worcester at 3:00pm.
Directions to Race Course;  Leave Ithaca on route 79 east to Whitney Point, onto route 206 east to Bainbridge, onto I-88 east towards Albany.  I-88 ends at I-90.   Go east on I-90, take exit 24 for lunch at Crossgates Mall.  Proceed past Albany, towards Boston, and onto the Mass. Pike which is still I-90.  Exit from Mass Pike at Worcester (exit 10) to I-290 east through the city.  Exit 15 for Shrewsbury Street, follow this to the end and it will merge right onto route 9 east.  Go about ½  mile to the last traffic light (Lake Ave.) before crossing the bridge over the lake.  Turn left here and Regatta Point Park is immediately on the right.
Directions to hotel; To the Econolodge Inn & Suites return to route 9 and head east (cross the bridge on the lake).  Proceed between 3-4 miles and the hotel will be on the right, right after the Sears and Christmas Tree Plaza.  Econolodge Inn & Suites, 380 Southwest Cutoff, Northborough, MA   01354.  phone; 508-842-8941.
Time table:        
3:00 pm               Rig shells and practice on the course.  Cox’ns must check-in with coach and Chief Referee                                                   before going on the water
6:00 pm               Drive to hotel and c 6:30 or 7:15 pm    Dinner (pre-paid) at JJ’s in the hotel parking lot – women at 6:30,                               men at 7:15.

9:00 pm                Team meetings.
May 10  Bus 1 leaves hotel at 6:30am; all coxswains, w4, w3v8, m3v8, wn8 A & B,
Bus 2 leaves hotel at 7:45am; mn8, w2v8, m2v8, wv8, mv8.

Sunday race schedule (subject to change)  report 90 minutes prior to race time, launch 45 min. prior.
7:00 am                regatta meeting for coxswains and coaches.  Cox’ns weigh-in after this meeting.
8:00 am                W4         heats, 1-3 to final, others to petite
8:30 am                W3v8    heats, 1-3 to final, others to petite.
8:50 am                M3v8     same as above
9:00 & 9:10 am   Wn8 (&2n)          same as above. A boat at 9.  B boat at 9:10.
9:20 am                Mn8       same as above.
9:40 am                W2v8    heats, 1-2 to final, 3-4 to petite, others to 3rd level final.
10:30 am              M2v8     same as W2v8.
10:40 am              Wv8       same as W2v8.
11:10 am              Mv8       same as W2v8.
1:10 pm                W4         final
1:40 pm                W3v8    finals
2:00                      M3v8     finals
2:20                      Wn8 (&2n)          finals
2:40                      Mn8       finals
3:00                      W2v8    finals
3:30                      M2v8     finals
4:20                      Wv8       finals
4:30                      Mv8       finals
Race notes:  All races are 2000 meters with stake boat starts, buoyed course.  There are medals for the top 3 crews in each race.  Everyone races twice regardless of heat placing.
Plan for meals. Saturday lunch is a mall stop on the way.  Every athlete will receive $10.  Saturday team dinner is at a local restaurant adjacent to the hotel.  Hotel provides continental breakfast.  Sunday post-race food is from the tent.
Other Information: Don’t forget your racing uniform AND BETTING SHIRTS.  Bring warm clothes, rain gear, and two changes of rowing gear.  De-rig immediately after final racing and load trailer.

Return to Ithaca:. Buses will leave after racing on Sunday evening, about 6:30pm.  We will return directly to Ithaca College, E.T.A. Sunday is 12 midnight.. DRIVE SAFELY AND LOOK AFTER EACH OTHER.

BUS TIME-LINE      for May 9-10

Saturday, May 9
8:15 am           Be at Ithaca College A & E Center, north side, for loading, depart 8:30am.
Bus 1; w4, w3v8, m3v8, wn8 A & B, Coaches Madison, Madison, & Beth.
Bus 2; mn8, w2v8, wv8, m2v8, mv8.  Coaches Luke and Ward
Spare athletes may choose either bus.
11:30               Stop for quick lunch at Crossgates Mall near Albany.
3:00 pm           Arrive at Regatta Point State park in Worcester, MA.
5:45 pm           Take athletes to hotel for check-in.

Sunday, May 10
6:30 am           Bus #1 to race course with W4, W3v8, M3v8, Wn8, W2n8 and all coxswains.

7:45 am           Bus #2 to race course with Mn8,W2v8, M2v8, Wv8, Mv8.

Buses will be accessible at the site during the day to allow athletes to get out of the sun and rest if necessary.
6:00 pm           Buses loading for trip home.

ITHACA COLLEGE CREW – RACE ITINERARY FOR NEW YORK STATE ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS

ITHACA COLLEGE CREW – RACE ITINERARY

 Race and date;  New York State Championships, May 2, 2015.

Location;  Saratoga Lake, Saratoga Springs, NY

Participating schools: 27 participating schools.

Departure Time – location           Load buses at the A & E Center beginning at 5:00 pm on Friday, May 1.  Eat dinner before boarding bus.  There will be snacks available at the hotel.  Buses will drive directly to the hotel, ETA 8:45 pm.  Holiday Inn Express, 18 Old Route 9, Clifton Park, NY.  518-579-3000

Directions to hotel; Leave Ithaca on route 79 east to Whitney Point.  Turn left on route 206 east to Bainbridge.  Get on I-88 east towards Albany.  On to I-90 east to exit 24.  Proceed through toll booths and get on I-87 north.  To the hotel take exit 9 onto Fire road, proceed straight to Old Route 9 on the left.  To the race course, return to I-87 north and proceed to exit 14.  Take a left at the exit ramp onto route 9P east towards Saratoga Lake.  Go past Gilbert Rd, Longfellows Inn & Restaurant, through the light and down the hill. Cross over the bridge and take a left immediately after the bridge.

ALL COXSWAINS MUST WEIGH-IN.  Weigh-in for both coxswains and Wltwt 4 will be on site on Saturday morning

  • Race Schedule. Speak with your coach about arrival and launch times. Generally launch time is 45 minutes before race time.  The times below are subject to change.
  • 6:30 am – Regatta meeting for coaches and coxswains
  • Wv8 8:00 am heat – 1-3 to final, 4-6 to petite.                                  Saturday afternoon (finals)
  • Mv8 8:16 am heat – 1-2 to final, 3-4 to petite                                   Wv8 – 12:48 pm.
  • Mv4 9:04 am heat – 1-2 to final, 3-4 to petite                                   Mv8 – 1:04 pm
  • W2v8 9:28 am heat  – 1-3 to final, 4-5 to petite                                   Mv4 – 1:44 pm
  • Wn8 9:44am heat – 1-3 to final, others to petite                               W2v8 – 2:00 pm
  • Mn4 10:24 am heat – 1-2 to final, 3-4 to petite                                 Wn8 – 2:16 pm
  • Wltwt4 10:48 final                                                                                      Mn4 – 2:48 pm
  • M2v8 11:04 final
  • Mn8 11:12 final

Race notes:         All races are 2000 meters with stake boat starts.  There are medals for the winning crew in each race, silver if there are 3 crews, bronze if there are 4 or more.             

Other Information:         Don’t forget your racing uniform..  Bring warm clothes, rain gear, and two changes of rowing gear.  Eat dinner before getting on the bus on Friday.  We’ll have snacks at the hotel Friday night.  The hotel will provide breakfast Saturday morning.  The food tent will be on site for food at the races!  We will be back on campus by 8pm on Saturday

We will return directly to Ithaca College, ETA 8:00pm.

ITHACA COLLEGE MEN’S AND WOMEN’S CREW – RACE INFORMATION

SATURDAY, APRIL 25, 2015 vs Colgate, Hamilton, and Marist

SENIOR DAY

Regatta meeting 9:30 am

Lanes will be drawn at the regatta meeting

11:00     W2v8                                  HC         IC

11:10     W2v8                                  CU         MC

11:20     Wv8                                     HC         IC

11:30     Wv8                                     CU         MC

11:40     M2v8                    IC           MC         HC

12:05     Mv8                      IC           MC         HC

12:10     W3v8                                  IC           HC

12:35     W4 a                     CU         IC           MC

12:40     Wn8                      IC a        IC b        MC

1:05       M4 a                                    IC a        MC

1:15       Mn8                                     IC           MC

1:25       W4 b                                    IC b        HC

1:35       W2v8    pf

1:45       W2v8    gf

1:55       Wv8       pf

2:05       Wv8       gf

2:15       M4 b                     IC b        IC c        HC

Ithaca Crew at Worcester on 4/18/15

Below is information for visiting crews and spectators.

Lane assignments: http://www.qra.org/regattas/lanes.php?racedate=04%2F18%2F2015

All launching and race viewing will be from the Donahue Rowing Center (DRC) Coxswain meeting for WPI hosted races will be held exactly 80 minutes before the first WPI scheduled race, at the DRC Clubhouse.  The following traffic pattern will be reviewed at this meeting:

  •  Warm up must be conducted OFF the course. (Stay to the shore as much as possible since there will not be buoys)
  •  Warm up towards the Finish on Worcester shore Warm up towards the Start on the Shrewsbury shore.
  •  Enter the North Cove (Start marshaling area) by rowing through LANE 6.
  •  You cannot enter this area IF a race is lining up on the START.
  •  Traffic pattern in the North Cove is counter-clockwise.

Rules of racing are expected to be conveyed to athletes directly by coaches.  USRowing Referees will be supervising all races but may not be present at the coaches meeting.

Trailer parking is provided in State boat ramp adjacent to DRC.

Bus parking will be at the U.S. Postal Distribution Center across the street from the boat ramp.

NO EXCEPTIONS will be made to this rule.  The Shrewsbury Police now REQUIRE ALL BUSES to park at this specified site.

No spectators should park in the U.S. Postal Distribution Center.

Athletes should not warm up on USPS grounds.  Please have them complete warm up at the DRC/Trailer site.

No visitor parking in the Boathouse parking lots.  Visitors should park along N. Quinsigamond Ave. north of the DRC.

Portable toilets are available in the trailer parking area.

All tents should be set up along chain-link fence on south side of DRC property.

Please be sure that ALL garbage from your tents and/or trailer area is disposed of in the dumpsters located behind the boathouse.

Ithaca Crews will arrive at the race course at 7AM.  Races are from 8:30am-10:10am.  Following the last race we will havre lunch at the tent and board the buses around 11:30am for a noon departure.

Time Host Event Lane 0 Lane 1 Lane 2 Lane 3 Lane 4 Lane 5 Lane 6
8:30 AM WPI MV8

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Ithaca

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UNH

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Colby

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8:40 AM WPI MV8

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WPI

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Trinity

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USCGA

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Washington College

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8:50 AM WPI WV8

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Smith

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WPI

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Clark

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9:00 AM WPI W2V8

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WPI

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Smith

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WPI B

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Smith B

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Smith C

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9:10 AM WPI W3V8

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William Smith

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Trinity

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Ithaca

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UNH

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Trinity B

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Ithaca B

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9:20 AM WPI WV8

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Trinity

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William Smith

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Colby

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Ithaca

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Conn College

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UNH

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9:30 AM WPI M2V8

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Colby

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Washington College

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Trinity

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WPI

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Ithaca

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9:40 AM WPI W2V8

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Conn College

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Colby

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Trinity

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Ithaca

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William Smith

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9:50 AM WPI M3V8

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Washington College

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WPI

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Trinity

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Ithaca

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10:00 AM WPI MN8

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Ithaca

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UNH

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Trinity

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WPI

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10:10 AM WPI WV4+

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Ithaca

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UNH

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Colby

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Trinity

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William Smith

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UNH B

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10:20 AM WPI MV8 GRAND FINAL

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