2017 - 2018

Fall and Spring boathouse practices are held at Groveton Boathouse at Montour Marina. Friday Captains’ Practices are held at the high school and consist of conditioning workouts led by the captains of the teams.

Winter training sessions are at the fitness center at the high school and run by the High School trainer, Crem.

Groveton Boathouse at Montour Marina

4551 Royal Ave. Coraopolis, PA 15108

The Boathouse

4551 Royal Ave.

Coraopolis, PA 15108

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The Fitness Center

Winter Training


Pre-Season Conditioning @ High School

(August 21 – 24 & August 28 – 31)

We will be having 1-hour conditioning sessions during the two weeks leading up to the start of the fall season. They will be similar to Captains Practices and held Monday – Thursday. The focus will be on conditioning, core strength, and flexibility. Plan to be outside.

DJ will be running these sessions and there will be two groups, divided by team (5:00-6:00pm & 6:00-7:00pm). Returning rowers only.


Mondays & Wednesdays
5:00 – 6:00pm – Boys Team
6:00 – 7:00pm – Girls Teams

Tuesdays & Thursdays
5:00 – 6:00pm – Girls Team
6:00 – 7:00pm – Boys Team


NOTE: These are coached sessions so in order to participate your health forms must be turned in by 5:00pm August 21.


(September 6 – November 6)


Monday – Thursday: 5:30-7:30pm

Friday: Team Land Practice – after school (weather permitting) approx. 1 hr.

Saturday: 8:30-10:30am


Monday November 6 – Trailer Unloading & Winter Packup

Strength Training Prep

(Last fall this ran from Nov 21 – Dec 21, dates for 2017 TBD)




Race Conditioning & Strength Traininig


Spring season officially begins in January.

Unless participating in a Winter Varsity Sport, everyone who wants to be eligible to race in the spring must participate in these training sessions. The land portion of Spring runs from January until approximately mid-March.

We transition to the Boathouse Schedule as soon as the river conditions allow us to get back on the water.

All sessions are at the High School Fitness Center

*** Below this point is the 2017 schedule.***

It may be different this year, but this is a good approximation of what to expect for 2018. Dates will be updated once they are known.

Mondays & Wednesdays – Strength Training

6:30 – 7:30pm – Everyone

Tuesdays & Thursdays – Ergs

5:45 – 6:30pm – All Novices

6:30 – 7:15pm – Exp. Girls

7:15 – 8:00pm – Exp. Boys

Saturdays – Ergs

8:00 – 9:00am – All Novices

9:00 – 10:00am – Exp. Girls

10:00 – 11:00am – Exp. Boys


(mid-March – May 22)


Monday – Thursday: 5:30pm-7:30pm

Friday: Team Land Practice – after school (weather permitting) approx. 1 hr.

Saturday: 8:30-10:30am

Monday May 22 – Trailer Unloading and Cleanup