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2014-2015 Schedule of Events & Regattas 
(Pending Board Approval)

- Aug 22, 2014        Shells transported to practice site 
- Aug 25-30 2014    "Heck Week" Varsity Rower Training
- Aug 27, 2014        FC Open House Recruiting Booth (6-8 pm)
- Aug 28, 2014        Freshman Kick-off  Recruiting Booth (11am-12:30)
- Sep 4, 2014          First Day of Practice for Varsity rowers (3 :30 - 5:15pm)
- Sep 6, 2014         Try-It Day for prospective new rowers 9-11 am (Horseshoe Court)
- Sep 13, 2014       Registration and Swim Test at Great Neck Rec Center (9-noon)
- Sep 15, 2014       Novice's First day of practice (3:00-5:15pm)
- Sep 16, 2014       First All Hands Members Meeting (7pm, FC Cateteria)
- Sep 20, 2014       Tentative Crab Pot Regatta/Scrimmage w/ PA & Cox
- Sep 27, 2014       Oyster Reef Regatta (Varsity Rowers Only) - Norfolk (Directions)
- Oct 11, 2014       Head of the James River Race - Richmond 
- Oct 18, 2014       Tentative Carwash Fundraiser  - Exxon at Great Neck & 1st Colonial Rd
- Oct 26, 2014       Head of the LaFayette Halloween Regatta - Norfolk (Directions) 
- Nov 02, 2014      Head of the Occoquan Regatta
- Nov 13, 2014      All Hands Members Meeting (7 pm at FC Café)
- Dec 1, 2014        Begin Winter Conditioning 
- Dec 6, 2014        Virginia Beach Christmas Parade (Atlantic Ave.)
- Jan 31, 2015       Mid Atlantic Erg Sprints by invitation (TC Williams HS, Alex.VA) 
- Feb 7, 2015        Hampton Roads Ergathon (Waterside, Norfolk) (Directions)
- Mar 3, 2015        All Hand's Mtg (7 pm FC Cafeteria)
- Mar 7, 2015        Yard Sale Fundraiser (FCHS Cafeteria - Fri setup)
- Mar 14, 2015       EVSRA Parent Orientation (NBG)    (Directions) 
- Mar 21, 2015       EVSRA Season Opener (NBG) (Directions)
- Mar 28, 2015       EVSRA Spring Fling I (NBG) (Directions)
- Apr 04, 2015       EVSRA Spring Fling_II (NBG) (Directions)
- Apr 11, 2015       James River Regatta (Richmond/Midlothian VA)
- Apr 6-10, 2015    VB Schools Spring Break 
- Apr 25, 2015       EVSRA Championship (NBG) (Directions)
- May 2, 2015         Big Mathews Regatta (Mathews, VA) (Directions) 
- May 9, 2015        VA State Championships (Occoquan, VA) (Directions)
- May 22-25, 2015  SRAA Nationals (by qualification at States) (Directions)
- June 6, 2015        Fifth Annual Pull for FC Golf Classic (8am-1pm) (Info)
((Note - Dates are subject to change, check back often))

Welcome to the First Colonial Crew Club Website!
The First Colonial Crew Club is a co-ed rowing club associated with 
(but not exclusive to) the First Colonial High School of Virginia Beach, VA



EVSRA Winning T-shirt Design 2014.  Created by FC Rower, Natalie Napalitano!  
 Are you interested in becoming an FC Crew Club Member?
We are recruiting for 2014-2015 members!

Our Try It Day is tentatively scheduled for 
Saturday, September 6, 2014
at 932 E. Horseshoe Ct., VB
9 - 11 am
Try It Day is when Varsity rowers take interested new members out in a boat 
to show them what crew it is all about! 
Parents get an information session while rowers are on the water.

Registration is scheduled for:
September 13, 2014
Great Neck Recreation Center
9 am - 12 pm

Gonna Join In the Fun?  Follow these steps:
  • 1.  Download and Print the 2014-2015 Registration Packet (It's a Zip File)
  • 2.  Complete the Entire Registration Packet (including a sports physical) and bring it with you to the Registration along with your checkbook! 
  • 3.  Be prepared to take a basic swim test (bring bathing suit and towel!)