Good morning parent/guardians of our new Westford Academy Varsity Crew Team:
We are making great strides this week. Our new coaches are connecting with our W.A. student-athletes and hopefully next week we will be on the water!
Monday and Wednesday: 3:30PM-5:30PM at the Mill Works- Town Farm Road, Westford.
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 4:30PM-6:30PM for NOW at the Mill Works- Town Farm Road, Westford.- This will change soon- we plan to be on the water these days at Forge Pond
Saturdays: 7:00AM-9:00AM dates- TBD by the coaches. NO practice on Saturday this week, March 31, 2018
Regatta Schedule is being developed.
Parent/Guardian Informational Meeting- Monday, April 2, 2018 at from 6:00 PM at the Mill Works
Bamboo Fundraiser to support the Westford Academy Varsity Crew Team:
Bamboo Restaurant in Westford will host a fundraiser on Wednesday, April 4th. All attendees please mention the "Westford Academy Crew Team fundraiser" to your server, and Bamboo will donate 20% of the proceeds to the Westford Academy Varsity Crew Team:. This will include takeouts and dine in and is an all day event. Bamboo will be send out an email to all of Bamboo's customers to let them know about this event. Please tell your friends and other families. All proceeds will be used to support our new Westford Academy Varsity Crew Team.
Have a great day. Jim Antonelli
Westford Academy Crew Coaches:
Westford, MA; Westford has recently hired two Crew coaches to lead the newly adopted program this Spring. Ian Coveny and Julie Warren are two very well known names in the local crew circuit and will begin working with Westford Academy student athletes in dry-training this week.
Ian Coveny; Lettered in rowing at Northeastern University, was a member of the United States rowing team 1998-2003 and a member of the Cambridge University Boat Club (UK) from 2005-2006. While rowing for Cambridge, Ian rowed in the winning Goldie Crew for the 2006 Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race. His coaching experience consists of College, High School and Club level coaching. Ian resides in Westford, Ma
Julie Warren; Lettered in rowing at Smith College, After college she served as the Youth Programs Coordinator at the Pioneer Valley Riverfront Club in Springfield, Mass. At the PVRC she was able to coach high school and masters rowing programs, and also helped coach the PVRC chapter of Rowing Strong, Rowing Together, for inner city teen parents. In 2013 Julie became a member of Community Rowing Institute for Rowing Leadership. While at CRI she coached the CRI High School girls varsity team while also being a member of the competitive women’s team. In 2014 Julie joined Simmons College crew program as the Novice Crew Coach. Julie resides in Watertown, Ma
Westford Public Schools