Monthly Archives: January, 2017

Atlanta Erg Sprints Coming Up!

January 31st, 2017 Posted by Competitive Squads, Races & Regattas 0 thoughts on “Atlanta Erg Sprints Coming Up!”


This Saturday, AJRA athletes will attend the Atlanta Erg Sprints, held at Georgia Tech’s Campus Recreation Center. Approximately 135 Atlanta Juniors will compete in nine different events, and will be looking to defend the Youth Team Points trophy for 2017. Several AJRA parents and alumni will be competing throughout the day as well! Find the full racing schedule on the Atlanta Erg Sprints website. Go AJRA!


Recent Rowers in the News: January 2017

January 24th, 2017 Posted by Club News, Competitive Squads 0 thoughts on “Recent Rowers in the News: January 2017”

In the last month, three of our Atlanta Juniors rowers have been featured locally for their accomplishments on and off the water.

Sally Weltner ’18, one of our Varsity Men’s coxswains, was selected as a part of Reporter Newspapers’ 20 Under 20, a list highlighting students under the age of 20 who are active in community volunteer work. You can read more about Sally here.

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Dylan Paul ’18 (Varsity Men) and Nick Schab ’20 (Novice Men) were also featured by their school, Mount Vernon Presbyterian School, for their participation with AJRA.

Follow AJRA on social media to stay up to date with these and other exciting updates! You can catch us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Spring Parent Meetings

January 19th, 2017 Posted by Club News, Competitive Squads, Developmental Squads 0 thoughts on “Spring Parent Meetings”

Sunday, February 5th, AJRA will hold Spring Parent Meetings for all squads for the upcoming season. Parents should plan to attend, and rowers are welcome to join as well. Coaches, staff, and board members will be on hand to discuss several topics, including:

  • logistics for the upcoming spring season
  • coordinating carpools
  • satisfying volunteer requirements
  • uniforms and spiritwear
  • checking emergency information and medical form
  • upcoming exciting news for AJRA!


All meetings will be held at the Roswell River Landing, in the same parking lot as the AJRA boathouse on Azalea Drive. Varsity parents will meet at 1pm, Novice parents at 2pm, and DSquad and Rec Team parents at 3:30pm. Please email us with questions!

Curious About Rowing?

January 18th, 2017 Posted by Club News 0 thoughts on “Curious About Rowing?”

Saturday, January 28th, Atlanta Junior Rowing coaches and current rowers will meet with all interested athletes at 12pm to discuss what it takes to be a part of AJRA, what rowing is all about, and how to get started. The information session will start at 12pm at the AJRA Boathouse, located in the same parking lot as the Roswell River Landing on Azalea Drive. All interested students in grades 7-12 are welcome!


Spring Season Starting Soon!

January 17th, 2017 Posted by Club News, Competitive Squads, Developmental Squads 0 thoughts on “Spring Season Starting Soon!”

Head of the Hooch 2016 - DAD-213-MSpring season for AJRA is right around the corner! Registration is open for all competitive and developmental programs, with practices starting in late January and February for all teams. Check out our other website pages for spring season information:

Program Registration

Race Schedule

Practice Schedules

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for more updates! Go AJRA!