Pre-Elite Training

Sarasota Crew is looking for rowers with National Team aspirations to join their Pre-Elite training group. Sarasota Crew’s Pre-Elite training offers a comprehensive training plan including water and land sessions, at least five coached water sessions per week and access to all necessary equipment. Rowers have the luxury of being able to row on the water all year round.  The majority of the training will take place in Sarasota, FL.  


In particular, Sarasota Crew is putting out an open to call to lightweight women interested in racing at 2019 and 2020 Senior Worlds.

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  • Prepare and Select Lightweight Women’s 4x, 2x, 1x for the following

    • World Rowing Championships 2019

    • World Rowing Championships 2020 (4x and 1x)

    • 2020 Olympics (2x)

  • Offer proper training, testing, and guidance for future development


Selection timelines for the above boats will be determined upon USRowing publishing final selection procedures for this cycle.  


Housing is provided if needed.  Part-time employment can be offered.  


Coached by Casey Galvanek, Head Coach/Executive Director of Sarasota Crew and Head Coach of the US Men’s U19 National Team.  


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