Men’s Crew at Frostbite / Braxton: Nov 12-13th

ITHACA COLLEGE CREW – RACE ITINERARY

Race;                                      Frostbite & Braxton Regattas                  11/12-13, 2016

Location;                                Mercer County Park, Windsor, NJ

Participating schools:                           Temple, Penn State, Drexel, LeHigh, others.

Departure Time – location   38 athletes and 2 coaches. Meet the bus at 7:00 am at the north side loading dock, A & E Center.  Plan 4.5 hours driving time.  Report to race course by 12:00 noon.

Directions to Race Course;    Leave Ithaca College on route 79 east to I-81, towards Scranton, to I-380 south to I-80 east.  Proceed on I-80 to exit 302A onto route 33 south.  Continue until I-76, go east, proceed to exit 17, onto NJ route 31 south towards Flemingto/Trenton.  Take I-95 north to exit 67, merge onto route 1 south towards Trenton.  Slight right toward Franklin Corner Road, then left onto Franklin Corner Road.  Continue on Baker’s Basin road, straight onto Youngs Road, turn right onto Hughes Drive, turn left onto Paxson Ave.  Follow regatta signs in park.

  • Directions from race course to hotel : Return the same way to route 1, cross route one, driveway is 2nd right into parking lot for hotel and diner:  Hotel is Howard Johnson Lawrenceville, 2995 Brunswick Pike, 609-896-1100.
  • Race Schedule. Speak with your coach about arrival and launch times.   Everyone should be at the trailer at least 90 minutes before race time. TIMES LISTED BELOW ARE NOT PRECISE….SUBJECT TO CHANGE
  • Saturday (Frostbite – 2000m)

FN8 ( Duck, Dietz)                 2:30 pm.

2v8 (Feitner)                           3:00 pm.

VM8 (OZ)                                  4:00 pm.

 

Sunday (Braxton – 2000m)                          V4 x 3       9:00am.

V8            11:00am.

2v8           11:15am.

Fn8           11:30am.

All race times are subject to change.       

Race notes:  All races will include 3-6 crews using a stake-boat start.  Winners in every race go to the awards dock to receive a medal; no runner-up medals, no heats or pre-lims, etc..

Other Information: Don’t forget your racing uniform. Bring warm clothes, rain gear, and two changes of rowing gear. Changing facilities will be limited.    There will be some post-race snacks available at the race course as well as sandwiches after the Sunday races.   The hotel provides a simple continental breakfast for Sunday morning.

Food money will be distributed.  There is a decent diner next to the motel.

After racing: After racing on Saturday we will secure equipment on the trailer for the evening and proceed to Saturday night accommodations and dinner.  After Sunday’s races we will load the trailer and depart for Ithaca as a group.  No one is excused until after all Ithaca crews have raced.  E.T.A. in Ithaca is 6:00 pm.  DRIVE SAFELY AND LOOK AFTER EACH OTHER.

 

BUS TIMELINE:                   – Pick up team at the north side loading dock,  A & E Center at                                                      6:45 am, Sat. 11/12.

                                                 – Drive directly to the Mercer County Park race-course.

                                                  – 5:15 pm, take group to hotel for overnight accommodations

A room has been reserved for the bus driver.

– Sunday, 11/13.  7:30 am, leave for race course.

  • Load at about 1:00 pm for the ride home.

  • T.A. at Ithaca College is 6:00 pm.

 

Call out to parents who will be at the races…… We are looking for some help with food.

Saturday : Pre race food noon-2PM (bagels, soft pretzels, fruit, granola bars)
Sunday: Lunch (sandwiches, picnic salads, chips, fruit, cookies)

Please contact Becky R at iccrew@ithaca.edu if you can help out.

SAVE RECEIPTS!!!!!

Sculling Small Boat Championships

ITHACA COLLEGE CREW – RACE ITINERARY

 Race; Princeton Small Boat Championships – women’s sculling, 11/5-6/2016

Location;    Mercer County Park, Windsor, NJ

Participating schools:   URI, UMass, others.

Departure Time – location   17 athletes and 1 coaches. Meet the bus at 7:00 am at the A & E Center, north side loading dock.  Plan 4.5 hours driving time.  Report to race course by 12:00 noon.

Directions to Race Course;   Caspersen Boathouse, 1 South Post Rd., Princeton Junction, NJ.   Leave Ithaca College on route 79 east to I-81, towards Scranton, to I-380 south to I-80 east.  Proceed on I-80 to exit 302A onto route 33 south.  Continue until I-76, go east, proceed to exit 17, onto NJ route 31 south towards Flemingto/Trenton.  Take I-95 north to exit 67, merge onto route 1 south towards Trenton.  Slight right toward Franklin Corner Road, then left onto Franklin Corner Road.  Continue on Baker’s Basin road, straight onto Youngs Road, left onto Quakerbridge Road, right onto Village Road W., right into the Park on South Post Road.

  • Directions from race course to hotel : Return to Quakerbridge Rd., turn right to US-route 1, take ramp for south towards Trenton.  Hotel will be on the right about ½ mile down on route 1.  Hotel is Red Roof Inn – Lawrenceville, 3203 Brunswick Pike, 609-896-3388.

  • Race Schedule. Speak with your coach about arrival and launch times.   Everyone should be at the trailer at least 90 minutes before race time.

  • Saturday time trial                 Regatta meeting 1:30pm.

2x’s at 3:00 pm….launch at 2:15.
1x’s at 3:30 pm…launch at 2:45.

Sunday finals : First race at 10am, last race at 11:10….depending on Saturday’s results.

All race times are subject to change.       

Race notes:  Everyone races a 2k time-trial on Saturday on a buoyed course.  Everyone races a multi-crew 2k race on Sunday, with stake boats, buoyed course.

Other Information: Don’t forget your racing uniform. Bring warm clothes, rain gear, and two changes of rowing gear. Changing facilities will be limited.       Food $$$ will be distributed for Saturday travel, dinner, and Sunday breakfast….tbd.

After racing:  After racing on Saturday we will secure equipment on the trailer for the evening and proceed to Saturday night accommodations.  After Sunday’s races we will load the trailer and depart for Ithaca as a group.  No one is excused until after all Ithaca crews have raced.  E.T.A. in Ithaca is 5:00 pm.  DRIVE SAFELY AND LOOK AFTER EACH OTHER.

BUS TIMELINE:

 – Pick up team at the A & E Center at 7:00 am, Sat. 11/5.
– Drive directly to the Mercer County Park race-course.
5:30 pm, take group to hotel for overnight accommodations

A room has been reserved for the bus driver.

– Sunday, 11/6.  7:30 am, leave for breakfast (tbd), then race course.

  • Load at about 12 noon for the ride home.

  • T.A. at Ithaca College is 5:00 pm.

 

Head of the Schuylkill Itinerary

ITHACA COLLEGE CREW – RACE ITINERARY

 

Race;                            Head of the Schuylkill Regatta       10/29/2016

Location;                      Philadelphia, PA

Participating schools:                 Over 100!

Departure Time – location          Two buses, 84 participants, load at the A & E Center north side loading dock.

Bus one loads at 4:00pm, Friday, 10/28.  Depart by 4:15, drive to Wegmans-Allentown, PA for 7-7:30pm food stop.  From there, drive directly to the hotel for a 9:15pm check-in.

Bus will check out and leave hotel by 6:45am.  Hotel breakfast served 6am.

Bus two loads at 6:40am, Saturday, 10/29, depart by 6:50am.  Drive directly to the race site for 11:15 drop-off.  FOLLOW POLICE PARKING INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY…PHILLY POLICE ARE NOT TO BE MESSED WITH!

 

  • Directions to Race Course;  Leave Ithaca on route 96B south (or route 79 east) to I-81 south.  Exit I-81 at Clark’s summit, get on Penn Turnpike south.  Follow turnpike (toll road) south to the end, through tolls, go straight on I-476 towards Philadelphia to I-76 east (Schuylkill Expressway).  On I-76, exit left on Kelly Drive, follow this along river and follow parking instructions. Traffic on Kelly Drive will be diverted at the regatta site.  Go through the traffic barrier as instructed by local officials. Bus parking will be on the road.  Athletes look for the Ithaca shell trailer at the general launch site south of the finish line on Kelly Drive.  Find regatta instructions and details at hosr.org.

Hotel information –La Quinta Mt Laurel – Philadelphia, 5000 Clover Road, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, P: 856 235 7500

  • Directions; To the hotel, continue on I76 to I-676 to Ben Franklin bridge, cross over to NJ on to route 30 east, onto route 38 east, Kaighn Ave.  Continue about 4 miles to route 73 south, turn right on 73 just over one mile, hotel is on right, just after the NJ turnpike overpass, situated BEHIND another hotel and an Applebee’s.
  • Race Schedule. Speak with your coach about arrival and launch times.   Everyone should be at the trailer at least 90 minutes before race time.  ALL RACES ARE ON SATURDAY, 10/29

Women’s 1x – 9:05am.    Men’s 4 – 9:50am.          Women’s 4 – 10:10am.    Wfr/nov8 – 10:45am.                   Parent/child 2x – 1:15pm. Mclub8 – 1:30pm.            Wclub8 – 1:45pm            Women’s 2x – 2:40pm.

Men’s champ8 – 3:30pm. Women’s 4x – 3:50pm.

All race times are subject to change.            CREWS LAUNCH 45 MINUTES PRIOR TO RACE TIME

 

Race notes:        Approx. 4k head race.  Very crowded with long carries to the dock and long waits at the dock.

Other Information:        Don’t forget your racing uniform. Bring warm clothes, rain gear.  Changing facilities will be limited, and space near the trailer will be tight.  A little spending $ may be very handy.

Food:    Friday travelers will receive $20 for food.  Saturday travelers will receive $10.  Bagels will be available on the Saturday bus.  Buses may stop for snacks on the way home Saturday evening.

 

Return to Ithaca:           After racing on Saturday, we will load trailer and board buses as a group. Bus one will load and leave earlier – tbd.  Bus two will load and leave at 5:00pm.  Both buses may drive directly back to Ithaca or stop at Wegmans Allentown for a food break. DRIVE SAFELY AND LOOK AFTER EACH OTHER.

 

BUS NOTES:                 – Pick up team at A & E Center, north side loading dock.

Park bus as instructed on Kelly Drive.

  • No bus services needed during the race day, unless the weather is bad and schedule changes occur.
  • Coaches cell; 607-229-8868 or 607-229 4055.

 

RIDE LIST ; Bus one; W 1x’s, M & W 4’s, W nov 8’s,        total = 42

Bus two ; M & W club 8’s, M champ 8, W 2x’s, W 4x’s.      total = 42

 

Head of the Charles Itinerary

ITHACA COLLEGE CREW – RACE ITINERARY

Race;    10/23/16  Head of the Charles

Location;  Boston, MA.

Participating schools: Billions!

Departure Time – location   On Saturday, 10/22, meet the bus at A & E Center, north-side loading dock at 11:45AM. Depart at NOON.

Directions to Site; – Leave Ithaca on route 79 east to route 206 east to I-88 east, onto I-90 (thruway) east to Mass Pike all the way to Boston.  Exit 18 (left) for Cambridge, right lane towards Cambridge, turn left on Soldiers Field Road, proceed to FALS and trailer will be on the right.  We are on the Cornell trailer.

Time line; to bus driver;

Saturday 10/22/16

11:45am – Meet at the Ithaca College A & E Center, north side loading dock.

12 noon  – drive directly to hotel.  Fairfield Inn Boston/Tewksbury …from Mass Pike (I-90), take exit 11A onto I-495 north.  Take exit 39, turn left (west) onto route 133, hotel ½ mile on the left.

7:30pm – team dinner at the Cracker Barrel, adjacent to hotel

Sunday 10/23/16

9:00 am check out, drive into Boston to race site. Continue north on I-495 to I-93 south into Boston, to I-90 west, to exit 18….see directions to site above.

*this is a city site.  Bus parking is unknown.  Bus need not be accessible during the day.

5:00 pm – load the bus for the trip home.

ETA Ithaca, 11:30pm.

Race Schedule;      10am, report to Cornell trailer to unload and rig equipment.

1:30pm – men report ready to warm-up, 2:15 launch, 3:15 race time.

1:45 pm – women report ready to warm-up, 2:30 launch, 3:31 race.

Race notes:    All races are 3 mile head race.  This regatta has significant traffic congestion.  Please plan to be early everywhere to account for delays.    

Other Information:  Bring a full water bottle and a change of clothes.  Don’t forget your uniform.  In Ithaca, eat lunch before boarding the bus.  Bus will make a brief stop for snacks on the way there.  Buses may stop for fast food on the way home.  Saturday night food will be planned for the team.  Sunday breakfast is at the hotel.  Sunday lunch is on your own

 

Crew Store Now Open

Hi all,

The IC Crew team store is now open! Get all of your crew gear from sweatshirts to pajama pants here (link below).

The store will close on October 30th at midnight so order now!

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