NEIRA’s May 26-27, 2017

NEIRAThe Results: Row2k

The boys 1st and 2nd boats and the girls 1st, 2nd and 3rd boats qualified for NEIRAs. Congrats! It is an honor to be invited to this event. We will be leaving school at 2:00pm on Friday to get ready for the competition.

All Rowers should bring cash or a check made out to FOHC for $40. This will cover part of the cost of the stay and breakfast. Please send enough money for dinner at Panera on Friday night.  If there are any issues, please let me know!

Waivers will also need to be signed for this event. Please stay tuned for an e-mail and fill out the waivers ASAP. All spares need to do waivers too!


The Rankings of our Crews:



The Plan:

Friday – Travel

2:00pm  Leave for Worcester from HHS by bus
5:00pm  Unpack and row the course
7:00pm  Dinner
8:30/9:00pm Settle in at the Hilton Garden Inn in Worcester
10:00/10:30pm  Lights out

Saturday – Race all day in Worcester and Travel Home
5:30pm Last Race
6:30pm Head home on bus
9:30pm Arrive home and go to bed!

The Race Schedule:
The Race schedule will be at the NEIRA website. They will update it with school names as the week progresses!

The Directions:
The FOHC website might have better directions!
93 South to
495 South to
290 West, Take exit 22
At end of ramp bear right onto Main Street. Proceed to 2nd set of lights.
Turn left onto Plantation St.
Go to 3rd set of lights.
Turn left onto North Rd.

The Hotel:
We will be staying at the Hilton Garden Inn in Worcester.  The cost of lodging, breakfast, and coach buses will be $40 a rower.  Please let me know if this is a struggle and we will find the money!  Thanks to a donor for the coach buses!

Hilton Garden Inn
35 Major Taylor Blvd.
Worcester, MA 01608

508-688-8500 – direct
508-753-5700 – main

Rowers should bring a little money for dinner on Friday night. Panera!

The Food:

NEIRA Road Show! The food tent team is heading south with your rowers, excited to fuel their championship rows! Sign up here and get ready to watch some amazing rowing!

The Rooming: see email from Julie.


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