2019 Colonial Erg Sprints - Sunday, February 17


The Colonial Erg Sprints are back! Held at the spacious Student Recreation Center, on the campus of the College of William & Mary, this year's CES will include juniors, masters, and collegiate events. Also a potential adapted event.

Arrive in plenty of time to check in (including reading and signing a participation waiver for those over 18 years of age), warm up, and race.

  • Location -

William and Mary Student Recreation Center

400 Brooks Street

     Williamsburg, VA 23187

  • The Colonial Erg Sprints 2019 is open to rowers and coxswains of all ages and affiliations wishing to compete in Junior, Collegiate, and Open categories.

  • Entry fees: $10 per individual entry, per event.

    • Registration closing date: Midnight, February 9

  • Race options include standard 2,000 meter races, 500 meter *coxswain and coaches only* races, and a 4-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


  • Tentative Schedule

    • 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 2019, visit roningracing.com.

  • All competitors will be required to submit a signed copy of the Release of Liability Form (downloadable at the bottom of this page) at registration. COMPETITORS UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN: You are required to bring a copy of the Release of Liability Form, signed by your parents beforehand, with you to registration.