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AJRA Opens Season on Lake McIntosh

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The first on-the-water competition for the Atlanta Juniors’ spring season took place on Saturday, March 18th, on Lake McIntosh in Peachtree City. AJRA hosted the event, and competed against Capital City Rowing, St. Andrew Rowing Club, and Peachtree City Rowing Club. Approximately 145 rowers represented AJRA in races for 8+’s and 4+’s, with 15 rowers making their debut as a part of the organization.

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All boats got a great introduction to spring racing, with AJRA bringing home first place in 8 events: Men’s Varsity 8+, Men’s and Women’s 2nd Varsity 8+, Men’s 3rd Varsity 8+, Men’s 4th Varsity 8+, Men’s Varsity 4+, Women’s 2nd Varsity 4+, and Men’s Open 4+. For the Lake McIntosh Scrimmage, no medals were on the line; instead, rowers competed for the long-standing tradition of betting shirts.

DSC_4872-X4Full results can be found on row2k, and pictures of the event can be found on the AJRA photo site.

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SNEAK PEEK – Saturday!

When? Saturday, March 18th – 10am to 11am

Where? AJRA Boathouse in Roswell

Who? All interested rowers and parents!

This Saturday, AJRA staff, rowers, and parents will be on hand at the boathouse for a preview of all rowing programs for 2017! No experience is needed for new students to get started with the ultimate team sport. Come on down to the Chattahoochee River at 10am on Saturday for a preview of Spring Break and Summer Learn to Row camps!

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Kicking Off Spring in Peachtree City

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Saturday, March 18th, Atlanta Juniors competitive squads will launch their spring racing season by heading down to Peachtree City, Georgia, and matching up against Capital City Rowing, St. Andrew Rowing Club, and Peachtree City Rowing Club. Racing is scheduled for 11:00am through 2:00pm. Check out more details on the event Facebook page, and head down to Peachtree City to cheer on AJRA!

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Spiritwear Sale This Saturday!

Saturday, February 18th, AJRA will hold a spiritwear sale at the boathouse from 9am to 1pm. Many favorites have returned for another season, along with several new and redesigned spring items. Please consider stopping by to pick up a new hat, hoodie, or sticker for yourself and your favorite Atlanta Juniors rower!

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