Frequently Asked Questions
Where do we row?
Lake Whatcom, about a 20 minute drive from Westerns Campus.
What if I don't have a car?
Other rowers will carpool together and pick you up.
Is there a cost to joining?
How many races do we have in the season?
Currently, we have one race in fall, winter is a training quarter, and we have 5 races in Spring. one in California, one in Oregon, two in Seattle, and one in Tennessee.
What time is practice?
Practice is at 4:30am Monday through Friday, and goes until about 6:30-7am. Then we have a later start practice Saturdays at 7am that goes until 9, sometimes 10am.
Do I have to be a former rower to join?
No! Most of our rowers are first time rowers starting in college, but we do have a good amount of former high school rowers as well.
At WWU Crew, we pride ourselves on providing a competitive and athletic environment for student athletes. We help train current and new rowers to be the best they can be to compete around the country at a high level and provide experiences that will last a lifetime.
If you are motivated to row,
join our team!
Lakewood Watersports Facility
2410 Lake Whatcom Blvd
Bellingham, WA 98229
516 High Street
Bellingham, WA 98225