More About Whitemarsh Boat Club
Whitemarsh Boat Club (WBC) is a Community Rowing Organization dedicated to the advancement of the sport of rowing, located in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. The club offers year-round programs for both youth and adults. Located on the sheltered, scenic banks of the Schuylkill River close to where I-476 meets I-76, WBC rowers enjoy almost eight miles of calm water, protected by the tall hills of Gladwyne and Lower Merion. WBC is a club where rowers of diverse backgrounds in the sport and a wide range of abilities inspire each other through sportsmanship and friendship. Explore our website to learn more about all WBC has to offer; we invite you to join in the excitement and traditions of the sport.
Recent Blog Posts
January 10, 2017 |
WHAT? The (I don’t know what number) Annual WBC Ski Trip to Elk Mountain WHO? WBC members + friends + family (the more the merrier, if kids are coming they need parental supervision) WHEN? Sunday, February 5th (depart at 6:30a return by 6p for the big game) WHERE? Bus departs from Plymouth Meeting Mall & heads up to Elk Mountain WHY? To break the monotony of erging, get outside with friends, enjoy the splendor of nature, feel the wind on your face… Take your pick! DETAILS- $90 for a full-day Lift Ticket & Bus Transportation Apres Ski Refreshments on bus return Options: Ski rental extra $30, Snowboard rental $34, helmet rental $7 First...
September 15, 2016 |
***Registration OPEN for Early Fall 2016*** CLICK HERE to Register Have you ever wanted to give rowing a try? Have you ever been sitting in traffic on I76 & found yourself mesmerized by the “skinny boats” gracefully moving up & down the river? Or maybe you have a son or daughter who has picked it up through school & you want to see what all the fuss is about… HERE’S YOUR CHANCE! Whitemarsh Boat Club is proud to offer learn to row classes for adults- NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! WBC Adult Learn to Row, EARLY FALL: Classes begin Monday September 26 thru Saturday October 22 (dates listed below) Cost: $400 for 10 x 2 hours...
August 4, 2016 |
We are pleased to announce that registration is OPEN for our Fall 2016 Junior Programs! **Register before SEPTEMBER 1, 2016 for EARLY BIRD PRICING** Fall is the perfect time for novice & experienced rowers alike to put in valuable mileage in mild weather with typically flat water. 2016 we are happy to announce the addition of a Technical Training program which will provide technical focus for those who want to stay connected to the sport but don’t have the time to commit to the Racing Team. All of our Fall offerings are open to Middle & High School students (ages 12-18). I’m keeping this post short & sweet since I know summertime schedules are...