U23 Small Boat Development Camp 

Potomac Boat Club (PBC) invites applicants to our 2020 U23 Small Boat Development Camp. PBC has a long-standing history of developing Olympians and internationally competitive athletes. Training times will allow for athletes to accept summer jobs in order to support life balance and career development.

APPLY HERE: 2020 Application Link

USRowing Link

Dates: June 8th – August 10th

Coach: Judith Vogel

Roster: 16 athletes (8 women and 8 men)

Focus: The primary focus of this camp is small boat development in both sweep and sculling. The U23 athletes will have opportunities to train alongside the High Performance Program athletes.

Regattas:

  • Independence Day Regatta (July 3-5th)
  • U23 Trials and USRowing National Championships (July 17-19th, dependent upon performance)
  • Canadian Henley (Aug 4-10th)
  • Note: Athletes responsible for travel costs and transportation for regattas

Athletes will spend the summer developing in the following areas:

  • Technical focus on boat moving, emphasis on building fundamentals
  • Video reviews
  • Weight room
  • Core strength
  • Race strategies
  • Nutrition strategies
  • Goal setting and mental skill sets
  • Training as a full time athlete