MidAtlantic Erg Sprints

See you in 2018!

1,800 entries. 132 clubs. 145 events.

MidAtlantic Erg Sprints

Erg Sprints is the largest indoor rowing event for juniors in the United States
and the largest satellite qualifying event for the World Indoor Rowing Championships (C.R.A.S.H.-Bs).

Tradition

1986: Kitty Porterfield, coaches, and boosters organize the first Erg Sprints with 30 Model A ergs and 40 volunteers. 2016: 2,000+ entries from 100 clubs, 126 Model Ds, supported by 250 volunteers!

CRASH-B Qualifier

Ergs Sprints is the largest indoor rowing event for juniors in the United States and the largest satellite qualifying event for the World Indoor Rowing Championships (CRASH-Bs).

100+ Events

Chose from lots of categories: junior, collegiate, masters, adaptive, lightweight, coxswains, fitness club, parent/child pairs, and kids. Do you really like to erg? Sign up for the half marathon or marathon!

Registration

Take advantage of early bird on-line registration through January 7! On-line registration closes January 28. Or register on-site the day of the event. See the Registration page for more information.

Awards

Medals will be awarded for 1st thru 3rd place event finishers. Earn points for your team: 8 overall team trophies will be awarded to Club, Collegiate, High Schools (juniors), and Fitness Club teams.

Volunteer

The success of the Erg Sprints depends on the efforts of nearly 200 volunteers. Sign up for a shift (or two!) to help run a safe and fun competition. See the Volunteer page for more information.

1800

athletes

132

clubs

126

Model D ergs

250

volunteers

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Half Marathon & Marathon Events

INCLUDES: Open Men and Women Erg Marathon (42,195m); Open Men and Women Erg Half Marathon (21,097m)

Junior 20-Minute Events

INCLUDES: Junior Lightweight Men, Junior Lightweight Women, Junior Men, Junior Women

80mins

Junior

30-Minute Events

INCLUDES: College Men, College Women, Open Men, Open Women, Masters Men, Masters Women, Senior Men, Senior Women, Veteran Men, Veteran Women

50mins

Double Slide & Quad Slide

INCLUDES: Junior Men and Women 3-Minute Crash (Double Slide); College Men and Women 3-Minute Crash (Double Slide); Open Men and Women 3-Minute Crash (Double Slide); Master (30-39) Men and Women 3-Minute Crash (Double Slide); Senior (40-49) Men and Women 3-Minute Crash (Double Slide); Veteran A+ (40-49) Men and Women 3-Minute Crash (Double Slide); Junior Men and Women 5-Minute Quad Slide; College Men and Women 5-Minute Quad Slide; Open Men and Women 5-Minute Quad Slide; Master (30-39) Men and Women 5-Minute Quad Slide; Senior (40-49) Men and Women 5-Minute Quad Slide; Veteran A+ (40-49) Men and Women 5-Minute Quad Slide

300mins

Veteran, Senior & Master 2,000m Events

INCLUDES: Veteran A (50-54) Men and Women; Veteran B (55-59) Men and Women; Veteran C (60-64) Men and Women; Veteran D (65-69) Men and Women; Veteran E (70-74) Men and Women; Veteran F (75-79) Men and Women; Veteran G (80+) Men and Women; Senior (age 40-49) Men and Women; Master (30-39) Men and Women; Fitness Club Challenge Men and Women

30mins

Junior 1,000m Events

INCLUDES: Junior (age 13) men and women 1,000m; Junior (age 14) men and women 1,000m

30mins

Junior 1,500m Events

Junior (age 15) lightweight men and women 1,500m; Junior (age 15) men and women 1,500m; Junior (age 16) lightweight men and women 1,500m; Junior (age 16) men and women 1,500m

90mins

Junior 2,000m Events

Junior (age 17) lightweight men and women 2,000m; Junior (age 17) men and women 2,000m; Junior (age18-19) lightweight men and women 2,000m; Junior (age18-19) men and women 2,000m

70mins

College & Open 2,000m Events

INCLUDES: College Freshmen Men and Women 2,0000m; College Lightweight Men and Women 2,000m; College Men and Women 2,000m; Open Lightweight Men and Women 2,000m; Open Men and Women 2,000m

30mins

Kids & Parent/Child 500m Dash

INCLUDES: Kids (5-12) 500m Dash; Parent/Child Mixed 500m Dash; Parent/Child Men 500m Dash; Parent/Child Women 500m Dash

20mins

Adaptive Events

INCLUDES: Adaptive Men and Women Physically Disabled (Arms/Shoulders); Adaptive Men and Women Physically Disabled (Trunk/Arms); Adaptive Men and Women Physically Disabled (Legs/Trunk/Arms); Adaptive Men and Women Intellectually Disabled (Legs/Trunk/Arms), Adaptive Men and Women Visually Impaired (Legs/Trunk/Arms), Adaptive Men and Women Above the Knee Amputee (Legs/Trunk/Arms), Adaptive Men and Women 50+ Physically Disabled (Legs/Trunk/Arms)

20mins

Coxswain & Relay Events

INCLUDES: Junior and College Coxswains Men and Women 500m; Junior, College, Open and Fitness Club Mixed (2M/2W) 2,000m Relay

30mins

500m Sprint Championship Events

INCLUDES: 500m Sprint Championships for Junior, College Men, Master, Senior and Veteran Men and Women

45mins

venue

The Erg Sprints are hosted by the Alexandra Crew Boosters Club

TC Williams High School

3330 King St, Alexandria, VA 22302
6.5 mi from Washington, D.C.

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