Monthly Archives: July, 2014

Fall Parent Meeting to be Held Sunday, August 17

July 31st, 2014 Posted by Club News 0 thoughts on “Fall Parent Meeting to be Held Sunday, August 17”

The required parent meeting for all new and returning rowers registered for the fall season will be held Sunday, August 17 at Roswell River Landing.  Rowers are welcomed but attendance is optional. Parking at the Landing is limited but also available at Azalea Park (1/4 mile west) and Riverside Park (3/4 mile east across Hwy.9). Please do not park on the opposite side of Azalea Drive.

1 pm — Varsity  (those rowers who participated on Varsity or Novice in Fall 2013 or Spring 2014, rowers from other rowing clubs)
2 pm — Novice AND Recreational Team (new high school rowers, Former D Squad rowers)
3:30 pm – New and Returning Development Squad

Please remember to bring a completed copy of the physician’s fitness verification form to the meeting. Varsity and Novice parents can sign up for their required volunteer position if they haven’t already done so. Come meet our coaches, purchase required travel shirt for Novice and Varsity, shop for spirit wear, and order uniforms if needed.

IMPORTANT:  Your rower should be registered for the fall season before this meeting. We will not be accepting payments for fall fees on site. Varsity rowers will need a separate check to order uni and/or splash jackets. Cash/checks/VISA/MasterCard accepted for purchases of required Novice and Varsity travel shirts, Novice uniforms, and optional practice spandex and spirit wear.

If you have not yet registered, go to the Registration link on the AJRA homepage, and complete the registration forms prior to the August 17 meeting.  If you are interested in rowing but aren’t sure whether to sign up, attend the AJRA Open House on Saturday, August 16 at the boathouse from 9 am-noon. Details coming soon!

Welcome Coach Kyle Daugherty-new varsity men's coach

July 11th, 2014 Posted by Club News, Competitive Squads 0 thoughts on “Welcome Coach Kyle Daugherty-new varsity men's coach”

Kyle photo2AJRA would like to welcome Kyle Daugherty as new Head Coach for Varsity Men. Coach Daugherty comes to AJRA from the University of Florida where he spent two years as Men’s Varsity Head Coach. During his time at UF, Coach Daugherty had crews make finals at SIRA and ACRA National Championships. His crew also received an automatic bid to the Head of the Charles for the first time in the school’s history. Coach Daugherty began rowing at Mathews High School in Southeastern Virginia and continued rowing into college for Syracuse University. He will be joining AJRA August 1, so when you have a chance, stop by the boathouse and give Coach Daugherty a big AJRA welcome!