Capital Crew Junior Rowing Program

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Capital Crew is the Sacramento State Aquatic Center's Junior Rowing program for high school students. Since 1988 to the present, Capital Crew has offered competitive rowing to all Sacramento area high school student athletes. Annually, the Aquatic Center's junior rowing program attracts an average of over 150 participants. The team trains from mid-September to mid-May and competes against thirty two other junior rowing programs on the West Coast.

Over the last decade Capital has captured a handful of Southwest Regional Junior Championships team and individual titles and qualified numerous times to compete at the USRowing Youth Invitational. Capital athletes are consistently selected to prominent college programs and chosen to represent the United States in rowing at the junior elite, development, and international level. The program has introduced hundreds of local high school students to the competitive sport of rowing. Capital is considered one of the foremost junior rowing programs in the Southwest Region.

Capital Crew packet must be filled out and returned to the Front Office, every athlete must complete a packet at the beginning of the fall semester. Waiver cards also must be filled out and can be picked up the front office.