2018 Colonial Erg Sprints - Saturday, February 24th


Thank you to all teams, rowers, coxswains, and coaches for attending last year.  We hope you had a great time and look forward to hosting again This year!

  • Location -

William and Mary Student Recreation Center

400 Brooks Street

     Williamsburg, Va 23185

  • The event is open to rowers and coxswains of all ages and affiliations wishing to compete in Junior, Collegiate, and Open categories.
  • Entry fees:  $5 per individual entry or $60 per organization (unlimited entries). 
    • Payment can be made on day of event by cash or check to William and Mary Rowing Club
    • Entries due by Monday, February 19th
  • Race options include a standard 2,000 meter race, a 500 meter *coxswain and coaches only* race, and a two person/one erg 10,000 meter race.
    • Individuals racing as lightweights may be required to weigh-in prior to their race
      • Female Lightweights ≤ 135
      • Male Lightweights ≤ 165


  • Schedule from 2017 *Updated 1/25/2017
    • 8:30am Doors Open/Check-in
    • 9:45am Greeting and First call
    • 10:00am Womens Junior Fresh/Nov Lwt+Open
    • 10:15am Mens Junior Fresh/Nov Lightweight
    • 10:30am Mens Junior Fresh/Nov
    • 10:45am Womens Junior Lightweight
    • 11:00am Womens Open Junior
    • 11:15am Mens Junior Lightweight
    • 11:30am Men Open Junior
    • Juniors Awards and Greeting/First Call for Collegiate Teams
    • 12:30pm Novice Lightweight and Open Women (Collegiate)
    • 1:30pm Novice Lightweight Men (Collegiate)
    • 2:00pm Novice Men (Collegiate)
    • 2:45pm Varsity Lightweight Women (Collegiate)
    • 3:00pm Varsity Women (Collegiate)
    • 3:30pm Varsity Lightweight and Open Men (Collegiate)
    • 4:15pm Coaches/Coxswain 500m
    • 4:30pm 10k Relay
    • Awards 


  • How to register:  To register for the Colonial Erg Sprints please email Program Director Graham Ludmer at williamandmarycrew@gmail.com. In your email's title put "Colonial Erg Sprints", and in the body of your email be sure to include the name(s), age(s), weight(s) (if applicable), and event(s) you would like to enter.


  • You will be required to turn in a signed copy of the Release of Liability Form (downloadable it at the bottom of this page) at registration.  IMPORTANT: UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN?  Then you are required to bring a copy of the Release of Liability Form, signed by your parents beforehand, with you to registration.