The 40th Annual San Diego Crew Classic is This Weekend!
April 4, 2013
Looking for something to do this weekend? Head to Crown Point Shores on Mission Bay for the 40th Annual San Diego Crew Classic, where you’ll watch thousands of rowing athletes from over 100 universities, clubs and high school programs compete against one another. Ages of competitors range from 14 to 84, so there will definitely be some seasoned rowers to watch!
While the races are the main attraction, the San Diego Crew Classic will also feature a Family Festival area which caters to those families looking for a fun day on the bay with a kids zone and artist booths. There will also be plenty of music, a trade show and alumni tents for information on the athletes, clubs and more.
Are you getting excited for the Crew Classic? The schedule is as follows for Saturday & Sunday, April 6 & 7:
- 6:00 a.m. – Main gate opens for spectators.
- 7:30 a.m. – Racing begins
- 10:00 a.m. – Crew Classic Beer Garden Opens Festival area for families
Admission is just $15, but free for active military with ID and children under 12 years old–that makes this weekend even more sweet!
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