2017 Summer Rowing Lesson Registration now open!
The Carolina Masters will be offering four (4) sessions of rowing lessons this summer for individuals 18 years and older. These lessons are for sweep rowing (holding one oar) in a boat for 8 rowers. Lessons will be held at University Lake in Carrboro.
Session 1: May 31, June 2, 5, and 7 from 6-8PM ***FULL!***
Rain dates: June 9 and 12 from 6-8PM
Session 2: June 14, 16, 19, and 21 from 6-8PM *** 1 spot remaining!***
Rain dates: June 23 and 26 from 6-8PM
Session 3: July 31, August 2, 4, and 7 from 6-8PM ***FULL!***
Rain dates: August 9 and 11 from 6-8PM
Session 4: August 14, 16, 18, and 21 from 6-8PM
Rain dates: August 23 and 25 from 6-8PM
CMCC finds gold at the 124C Erg Sprints
The Carolina Masters returned to High Point on February 25th to compete at the 124-C erg sprints in High Point, NC. CMCC rowers won the women’s masters categories for the 40-49, 50-59, and 60-69 age groups, as well as the men’s 50-59 category. Congratulations to Kathryn Kyle, Stacy Rexrode, Joanne Caye, and Rob Kyle for their success, and great work to all the CMCC rowers who participated at this event!
2016 Fall Racing Results
The Carolina Masters have been hard at work this fall, competing in local races (High Point Autumn Rowing Festival) and far (Head of the Charles, Head of the Schuylkill, Head of the Hooch). We've had one of our most successful fall racing seasons to date!
High Point Autumn Racing Festival: Women's 8+ - 1st place, Women's 2x - 2nd place, Mixed Masters 2x - 2nd place, Men's open 1x (Yuri) - 3rd place, Women's 4+ - 2nd place, Men's Masters 1x - 6th (Yuri), 9th (Rob), and 10th (Dave).
Head of the Charles: Men's Senior Veterans II (Avram) - 6th (and an automatic bid for next year!)
Head of the Schuylkill: Men's Masters 2x (Yuri) - 3rd, Men's Championship Lightweight 1x (Yuri) - 8th, Men's Masters Lightweight 1x (Yuri) - 2nd.
Head of the Hooch: Women’s Masters 8+: 13th (out of 32 boats), Mixed Masters 2x: 3rd (Kathryn & Rob) (out of 39 boats), Women’s Masters 4+: 6th and 19th (out of 39 boats), Women’s Masters 2x: 26th (out of 29 boats), Men’s Masters 2x (Dave & Piers): 19th (out of 26 boats), Men’s Champ 2x (Yuri): 4th (out of 20 boats), Men’s Masters Lightweight 1x (21-54): 2nd (Yuri) (out of 7 boats), Women’s Masters 1x (43-54): 4th (Kathryn) (out of 9 boats), Men’s Masters 1x (43-54): 6th (Rob), 15th (Piers) (out of 15 boats), and Men’s Masters Lightweight 1x (55+): 8th (Avram), 12th (Dave) (out of 14 boats)
Head of the South: Men's Lightweight 1x (Yuri): 1st, Men's Masters 1x (F-J)(Avram): 5th, and Men's Championship 2x (Yuri): 1st/
Summer Racing Results
This summer the Carolina Masters went to Virginia Boat Club Masters Sprints in Richmond, VA, Capital Sprints in Washington, DC, Occoquan Masters Sprints in Fairfax, VA, and Masters Nationals and competed in the women's masters 8+, women's masters 4+, women's masters 2x, mixed 2x, and the men's and women's 1x events. Notable results from those races are a first place finish by our women's 8+ in the Masters 8+ (B age category), first place in the mixed 2x at Capital Sprints!
Lesson Opportunities: Summer 2016
Update: July 2016 - Our final session of lessons in August are now full. If you would like to be put on the wait list, you can contact us at email@example.com
CMCC competes at 124-C erg sprints
February 27th, 2016
The Carolina Masters women's sweep team competed at the 124-C erg sprints in High Point, NC. We had a great time - no better way to do a 1k erg piece then surrounded by your friends cheering you on! Everyone met or surpassed their personal goals, and we managed to win 3 of the events we entered: Masters 30-39, Beka Layton; Masters 50-59, Stacy Rexrode; Masters 60-69, Nina McPhaul. Full results:
CMCC @ 2015 Head of the Hooch
November 7th - 8th, 2015
2015 Hooch is over and CMCC had a great time! We had rowers who competed in the Men's Open 4x, Women's Masters 8+, Women's Masters 4+, Mixed Masters 2x, Women's Masters 2x, Men's Master 1x, Men's Master Lightweight 1x, and Women's Master 1x.