Visiting Teams

Rowing on the Catawba River

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The Catawba River is an excellent body of water to row on. It connects Lake Norman to Lake Wylie. While access to Lake Norman from the Catawba is blocked by a dam, Lake Wylie is rowable and immense.

  1. Mild weather
  2. Mild water temperature
  3. Frequent calm water
  4. Dam-controlled current and water level
  5. Not a major trade/shipping route, mostly leisure/pleasure craft
  6. 11,000 meters upriver
  7. 15,000+ meters downriver
  8. Indoor rowing equipment
  9. Strength training equipment
  10. Trailer parking
  11. Shell/Oar/Launch equipment rentals
  12. Hotels/Grocery/Restaurants/Shopping/Airport minutes away

Bishop Ireton High School
April 13-18, 2020
Cancelled due to COVID-19.

Canisius College
March 16-22, 2019

Annapolis Rowing Club
March 12-13, 2016

Annapolis Rowing Club
March 20-23, 2015