Registration for Winter and Spring 2018 Crew Training is now available!

This year’s cost per athlete will be $25. This fee covers the usage of the facility including dock time, boat storage and trailer parking. Boat/launch rentals and dining options are additional fees not included in this rate.

Launch rentals can be requested on the online reservation form below.

Please register online to reserve your space!

Rowing Course Options

The City of Clemson offers a three-lane course from dawn until dusk, with Clemson University offering a six lane course during select hours. Please review the course maps for more details ans usage restrictions for each course.

Course Maps [PDF]

Athlete Dining Options

Clemson University and Southern Wesleyan University offer dining options at varying costs to rowing teams. For information about the Clemson dining hall, contact Adam Summer with Aramark at 864-656-2120 or email him at For Southern Wesleyan University, contact Doug Barry at 864-644-5188 or

Registration Materials

Please review the Rowing Rules and Regulations prior to your arrival. Make note of the Clemson University 6-lane course availability times and compare with the dates/times your team will be using the lake.

All schools must submit a Facilities Use Agreement [PDF] prior to arrival.

Each team must submit one Consent and Release from Liability [PDF] form at the time of arrival. A typed team roster must be included with this form and each athlete must sign his or her name on the roster in order to acknowledge their own consent and release from liability.

When submitting your certificate of liability insurance, see the attached example as a guideline, making sure to provide information in all of the black areas and use the certificate holder information as written.

Certificate of Liability Example [PDF]

If you have any questions or concerns, please email or call VISIT CLEMSON at 1 (800) 542-0746.

Teams Participating in 2018 Crew Training:

Week of February 18- February 24

 RowAmerica Rye (Rye, NY)
 Community Rowing CRI (Brighton, MA)

Week of March 3 – March 10

 Michigan State University (New London, CT)
■■ Boston University Men (Boston, MA)
■■ Boston University Lightweight Women (Boston, MA)
■■ Boston University Open Women (Boston, MA)
 Tabor Academy (Marion, MA)

Week of March 10 – March 17

Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN)
■■ Marist College (Poughkeepsie, NY)
■ The Hun School (Princeton, NJ)
University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
■■ Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, MA)
US Military Academy (West Point, NY)
■■ Drake University (Des Moines, IO)
 Hamilton College (Clinton, NY)
■■ Syracuse Women (Syracuse, NY)
■■ Syracuse Men (Syracuse, NY)
 United States Coast Guard Academy (New London, CT)
■■ Argonaut Rowing (Toronto, ON)

Week of March 17 – March 24
■■ Dartmouth Women (Hanover, NH)
■■ Dartmouth Men (Hanover, NH)
 Kent School (HS – Kent, CT)
 Berkshire School (HS – Sheffield, MA)
 William Smith College (Geneva, NY)

Week of March 24 – March 31

 Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
 Merrimack College (North Andover, MA)
 Culver Academies (Culver, IN)

Places to Stay During Training



Originally posted on October 15, 2015 by Kade Herrick. Last updated on November 8, 2017.

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