May 21, 2012

Matt, Margot and Sarah take us to London!

Millions of strokes are taken every year by those who dream of being able to represent their country and prove they truly are the best in […]
November 2, 2010

Our 2010 Head of the Schuylkill Results

Last week, after the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston, many of us packed up our gear, returned home, and declared an end to the […]
September 26, 2010

Official 2010 SHOP Results are in!!!

30th Charlie Butt Scullers Head of the Potomac - Official Results Event # 1A Men's Youth Single # BOW NAME CLUB TIME 1 7 William Downing […]
August 10, 2010

PBC Men's Sweep Practice Becomes Rescue Effort

At 6:30 am, there was already too much traffic upstream and Potomac Boat Club’s Men’s Sweep Team wanted to get in a decent technical row before […]
June 5, 2010

Henley 2010 – Men's Sweep Practice

Below are some random photos taken of Potomac Boat Club’s Men’s Sweep practice, on Thursday, June 3, 2010.  This year, the men return to the UK, […]
January 26, 2010

Security reminder from the president

Hi All – A recent locker room theft reminds us that despite significant improvements in house security, we must continue to take reasonable precautions to secure […]
November 16, 2009

Social Committee socks it to us at the 140th Anniversary

You’ve probably heard this a few times by now, but if you didn’t make it to the 140th Anniversary Celebration on September 12th, you missed a […]
September 2, 2009

Club Stockholders, Crack Oarsmen, and PBC Heavyweight Wrestling

Happy 140th Anniversary, Potomac Boat Club! Thanks to the Library of Congress’ Chronicling of America tool, we were able to put together a few archived mentions […]
November 5, 2008

An Event 100 Years in the Making

Since many of you were in attendance at the celebration of the 100th anniversary of our boathouse on Saturday, September 13th, you know that a great time was had by all. This post, originally sent through our Yahoo Group listserv, is a special thanks from PBC president, Bob Price, to the many volunteers who worked so tirelessly over the preceding months to make the event such a grand success. We can hardly wait to see what they come up with for the 140th anniversary of the Club next year!
Hi, All.
I wanted to add my thanks to all who made our Centennial Celebration such a nice event! The House looked great, the turnout was impressive, and the party was a lot of fun. When you get a chance, please let the following people know they really put on a great show: § Camilla Durfee § Gib Durfee § Susan Trice § John Lavery § Pam Roberts § Katherine Hoffman § Barbara Corrigan § Robert Cooper § Catherine Souvain
More thanks go to Jake Higley and Sylvia Frayne for setting up the boat christenings. For those who were unable to witness it, the ceremony was great. It's a privilege that we have as a rowing community to name our boats after the special and important people in our sport, and to see new racing shells the David Challinor, the Cynthia Cole, and the Allen P. Rosenberg receive a proper welcome was truly a treat. Now let's make sure we win lots of races in them!