Junior Racing Program

The Philadelphia Girls’ Rowing Club (PGRC) offers a Junior Racing Program that runs from the beginning of September to the end of November each year. The Junior Racing Program is a PGRC club sculling program open
to experienced girls ages 15 to 18 years old.

Juniors must comply with all safety directives and demonstrate responsible and safe handling of equipment. Club access is permitted only with a coach present.


Practices are held at PGRC five times a week, Monday—Friday, from 4—6 p.m.

Race Schedule

  • Kings Head Regatta, Schuylkill River, Bridgeport, PA

  • Navy Day Regatta, Philadelphia, PA

  • Head of the Charles, Cambridge, MA

  • Head of the Schuylkill Regatta, Philadelphia, PA

  • Braxton Regatta, Cooper River, Camden, NJ


The Junior Racing Program costs $1050, which includes coaching and race entry fees.

Make checks payable to Philadelphia Girls’ Rowing Club. You may also pay via PayPal or Sqaure.

Items not covered by fees

Transportation to and from the club is not provided by Philadelphia Girls’ Rowing Club.

Races will require additional costs to cover transportation, meals, and/or housing. These are not covered by the program fees.

How to Apply

Please request an application through our online contact form.

Signed application, information forms, waivers, and fees must be on file at the first practice.


Coach: Robin Wijngaarden (robinwijngaarden@hotmail.com)
Program Coordinator: Joss DeLussey (jdelussey@agnesirwin.org)