Weekend Events

UNC Crew 50th Anniversary Schedule *

Friday, March 25, 2022

2:30-5 p.m.
Boathouse Tour/Alumni Row, Michael Nicholls Crew Club Boathouse
Alumni and families are welcome to visit the boathouse at University Lake. Club and reunion representatives, as well as current athletes, will be present to provide a tour and answer questions. Alumni interested in taking a boat out for practice are encouraged to do so.

5 p.m.
Alumni Regatta, University Lake
Break out that old uniform and show up in all your glory! In a reprise from the 40th Anniversary event, we will be racing 8+s . Bring the family and some appropriate rowing apparel. Come as an individual or arrange your own team, we will put all interested alumni athletes back into boats for a 500m race and some serious bragging rights.  This event is sponsored by Campus Recreation and hosted by the Carolina Masters rowing program.

7-11 p.m.
Reunion Meet Ups
A trip back to Chapel Hill would not be complete without a walk down Franklin Street. Informal gatherings will be planned at local establishments.

Saturday, March 26, 2022

5:30-6:30 p.m.
Golden Anniversary Reception, George Watts Hill Alumni Center, The Carolina Club
Join us to hear from a University senior administrator. Alumni, family, friends and volunteers are welcome.

6:30-10 p.m.
50th Anniversary Dinner, George Watts Hill Alumni Center, The Carolina Club
Good food, renewed friendships and more than a few tall tales about races won or lost, we promise an evening to remember. Please join us in celebrating rowing’s 50 year history at Carolina.

Sunday, March 27, 2022

9:30-11 a.m.
UNC Crew Alumni Association Meeting, Fetzer Hall Room 109
In order to usher the rowing programs into the next half century, we are holding a meeting of all individuals interested in supporting UNC Crew.

*  Schedule tentative and subject to change