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The OKC RIVERSPORT Junior Crew competed in the 2015 USRowing Central Youth Championships on May 2-3. Twenty crews from around the region gathered in the Boathouse District to compete in several qualifiers for the 2015 USRowing Youth National Championships at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla., June 12-14. OKC RIVERSPORT won the overall points trophy,
Two OKC Thunder players visited the Oklahoma City Boathouse District on March 14. The players, Jeremy Lamb and Perry Jones, were taught how to row on an indoor rowing machine by members of the OKC RIVERSPORT Chesapeake Junior Crew. Once they got the hang of it, the Thunder players participated in a relay race along with members
Courage on the Water Rob Jones’ Story of Rowing, Rigor and Resilience Jan. 30, 2015 • 7p Devon Boathouse • Boathouse District Rob Jones is a remarkable individual. While deployed in Afghanistan in 2010 as a combat engineer in the Marine Corps, he lost both legs to an IED (improvised explosive device). After recovery and rehabilitation
OKC RIVERSPORT Chesapeake Junior Crew raced in four events and won a national championship at the USRowing Youth National Championship, June 13-15 at Lake Natoma, California. OKC raced in the women’s lightweight four, the women’s eight, the men’s eight and the men’s lightweight eight. All events were contested on a 2,000-meter race course, which is the Olympic sprint distance for the sport of rowing.
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Oklahoma City National High Performance Center rowers have broken five world records just in 2014. Find out what drives their success in OKC.
The 2014 OKC RIVERSPORT Indoor Rowing & Canoe/Kayak Championships were held February 22, 2014 at the Cox Convention Center. 21 teams overall competed in the Indoor Rowing Corporate Challenge. Three teams represented Heart of a Warrior and were comprised of veterans affiliated with the Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Waco Blakely, Patient Advocate in the Operation
Champions were named and a world record was set at the 2014 RIVERSPORT Indoor Championships, Feb. 22 at the Cox Convention Center in downtown OKC. OKC RIVERSPORT rowers and canoe/kayakers tested their strength and stamina, and the stage was set for the spring sprint season as the Chesapeake Junior Crew squared off against rivals from
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