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.

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

The joy of rowing

There are times in your life as a rower that are epic. You know what I am talking about, when it just clicks and the only thing holding you back is what kind of shape your are in. These moments happen because you put the work in. Maybe not that week, may not even the … Read more

Community Support – A Shed to Call Home

Ask and you shall receive. The support of the town and the community has always been amazing. Being the last group to arrive, there was no more storage space for Coventry Lake Community Rowing. Without hesitation, when asked if we could put a shed up over an already existing cement slab, the support was immediate. … Read more

MRR Grant Program

Coventry Lake Community Rowing prides itself on offering rowing to all persons who would like to try without any discrimination. This mission perked interest in applying for the Manchester Road Race grant in winter of 2020. The grant ask consisted of providing 8 scholarships to a group of youth from Manchester and a small portion … Read more

Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation Grant

By 2018, Coventry Lake Community Rowing had established itself well-enough, but, like any new non-profit or corporation, it needed a leg up. From inception in 2014, CLCR had a strong presence with adult rowing and had been building up to establishing a board-recognized Coventry High School team. Unfortunately, we were still lacking some key infrastructure … Read more