Swan Creek Spirit Wear items are now available online for a very limited time!!
The annual sale is underway now and ends September 3rd. Delivery will be during the week of September 24th, in time for Kings Head Regatta. We have a great selection of items this year, at multiple price points, from different vendors. All through the great efforts of Joanne Roberts!
- Final day for orders: September 3, 2018 at 11.59pm
- When you place your order, you have the option of paying for delivery to your home OR free bulk shipping. Free bulk shipping will be handed out at the boat site.
- Don’t forget holiday gifts!
- There are size charts for each individual item available on the site once you click your item of interest. Be sure to verify your size for the particular vendor before ordering.
- Any questions or concerns please email Joanne Roberts at email@example.com (Thanks again Joanne!)
And if you are a graduated senior or the parents of a graduated senior still on our email list, buy some SCRC swag because you know you are going to miss us!!
Online store NOW OPEN: https://swancreekrowingclub.itemorder.com/sale
First Annual Nancy Beadle Memorial Scholarship Presentation
As some of you know, Nancy Beadle was a member of Swan Creek Rowing Club, who served on the Swan Creek Board for two years, and loved being part of a sport that required individuals to continually challenge themselves to advance the performance of their team. Nancy was particularly fond of the Swan Creek youth program because she valued the contributions the youth members made to the club, by helping the masters at regattas, doing work at the site during the season, and assisting in end-of-season boat storage and equipment maintenance.
When Nancy passed away last year, her family graciously offered to honor her memory by funding a $2,000 scholarship to be awarded annually by the Delaware River Recreation Foundation to a senior Swan Creek youth athlete who shared Nancy’s love of rowing, courage in the face of challenges, and dedication to one’s community. This year’s selection committee received a number of impressive and moving applications, which made the decision very difficult and quite close.
The person ultimately selected by the committee demonstrated, as Nancy did, courage in the face of personal challenge, dedication to her community and an abiding appreciation for rowing as a transcending and positive force in her life. Please join us in congratulating Michaela Park as the winner of the 2018 Nancy Beadle Memorial Scholarship.
As of 8/21/2018 at 7:00 am, there is a log blocking a decent part of the second arch from the New Hope side of the free bridge. It could dislodge during the day.
USRowing Masters Nationals
August 16-19, 2018 – Oakland, CA
Ray Hill made it to the finals in the Mens Single!
– Men’s Open E 1x Heat 2, 3 of 6
– Men’s Open E 1x Final, 6 of 6
Ray’s photofinish in the heat (that’s Ray in lane 1, far side):
As of 10:30 am on 8/14/2018 the river is above 12′ indicating a RED FLAG and NO ROWING. The current forecast is for the level to remain above 12′ for the remainder of the week into the weekend.
Go to the live NWS site for a current update.
Monitor the flag indicator on this website, and the physical flag posted at the boat site for changes.