FEBRUARY 2019 - Winter Training in Summerton, South Carolina

WHAT WILL IT BE LIKE ? (2 videos) --->  Winter break @ Camp Bob Cooper   ;  Pitt Rowing & their 2017 trip

Winter SC Trip - Register Now !

When:  Departure on  Sat 16 Feb, returning on Sun 24 Feb.


Where: Camp Bob Cooper, owned by Clemson University’s Youth Learning Institute, in Summerton, SC (google map)


What:  "EAT-SLEEP-ROW-REPEAT" - Our primary focus will be on skills as a final chance to calibrate technique before we launch into the spring sprint season.  A sample day in the life at camp:

  • 6:00a - Breakfast snack – Dining Hall
  • 6:30–9:30a - On-water rowing session
  • 10:00a - Brunch – Dining Hall, video analysis, team meetings
  • 12:00-2:00p - Row
  • 2:00-3:00p - Afternoon snack – Dining Hall, homework time, rest
  • 3:00-5:00p - On-water rowing session
  • 6:00p Dinner – Dining Hall
  • 7:00-9:30p - Organized camp team games
  • 10:00p - Rowers return to cabin
  • Room check, lights out

Boat mix will be dependent on attendance. 


The facilities are quiet and secluded in a natural setting. They’re basic single gender dorms, with meals in the dining hall. Athletes will be steps from everything they need - no time wasted shuttling around in vans. 


How:  Van transportation down and back.  It is a full day's drive. Head Coach Dave Bender wil be in charge of coaching & instructional detail, Nancy Paulsen will chaperone.  Additional vans, coaching, & chaperones may be added pending final head count.


How Much:

  • Total price is $845.00 
  • Commitment deposit of $445.00 is due on Fri 14 Dec.  Remaining 2 payments of $200.00 are each due on Fri 11 Jan and Mon 11 Feb. 
  • Payment is commitment and refundable only if the Club cancels the trip (or other special circumstance).
  • Click the "Winter SC Trip - Register Now !" button below to launch the official trip registration form.

Please note that we need a minimum of 12 athletes to make the trip. Register and pay so we have a spot for your athlete, and the sooner we have 12 PAID DEPOSITS, the sooner we will be able to confirm the trip arrangements!


Still to come: Packing list, any other required forms.


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Winter SC Trip - Register Now !