Oar Blade TShirts

Coventry Lake Junior Rowing is on the Junior Rowing blade shirt, which has the blade designs for every high school aged rowing program in the US (939 blades).  Coventry Lake is on the front, 13th row down from the top, on the far left side.  See photos of the front and back of the shirt below. I … Read more

UCONN Women Alumni Day

Celebrating Women Athletes “Fight for the things you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you.” – Ruth Bader Ginsberg This year at UConn there was an extra celebration noting women in sports. This is an extra-special moment for CLCR as we rely on our “big sisters” next … Read more

New England JR/HS Regatta 2022

Wow, what a weekend at the New England Jr/HS championships in Worcester. Boasting a third place in U15 boys quad event, some pretty good times in all of our other events including squeezing ahead of some of our local competitive schools in CT. Details can be viewed on regatta Central. We can be very proud … Read more

Hartford Riverfront Regatta 2022

Excellent first race. The Connecticut River is a challenge to be prepared for when spoiled by the gem “Coventry Lake”. Our very young team (I think the mean age is 14 or 15), did great. Looking forward to our future. Next week, New England JR & HS regatta in Worcester.

Fall Registration is OPEN

Practices start Wednesday, September 7th and are held M, W, Th 5-7:30. Regatta Schedule is on registration page. Planned race schedule is: September 10: Rockrimmon Regatta. Springfield, MA – TENTATIVE but likely September 17: CRI – Charles River, Boston, MA – TENTATIVE if don’t do Rockrimmon October 2: Head of the Riverfront,  Hartford, CT October … Read more

Coventry Lake Algae Bloom Update Public Health Advisory TERMINATED August 8, 2022

The Health Advisory closing both Patriot’s Park and Lisciki beaches has been removed and the beaches will be reopened. You can read full article on the ehhd.org website or Download press release here > Please be aware that conditions still exist that may result in a higher risk in isolated parts of the lake. Residents … Read more

Algae Bloom Public Health Advisory

 UPDATED INFO: Coventry_Lake_Update_7-28-22 PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY  DATE: July 22, 2022  TO: Coventry Lake Residents and Visitors  FROM: Robert Miller, MPH, RS, Director of Health  RE: Blue-green algae bloom at Coventry Lake  Please be advised that recent algae test results have confirmed the presence of a blue-green algae bloom at Coventry Lake that may present harmful … Read more

Coventry Lake Advisory & Monitoring Committee Newsletter — Summer 2022

Download/View the Newsletter PDF Articles included in this edition with a section just for COVENTRY LAKE ROWING!!!: New High Water Speed Limit on Coventry Lake Coventry Lake Awarded Grant for Hydrilla Treatment 2022 New Marine Patrol Officer If you LOVE Coventry Lake…..Show your pride with a ‘Connecticut ‘Save Our Lakes’ license plate The Lake as … Read more

Coach hasn’t lost his touch – Hartford Courant Article

HARVARD-YALE REGATTA Coach hasn’t lost his touch At 81, Gladstone full of gratitude as he leads Yale in event’s return GALES FERRY- Most mornings you’ll find Steve Gladstone on the water. If you’re close enough to the river banks, you’ll hear him through his bullhorn, exhorting Yale’s rowers to move a hand or a knuckle. … Read more