2015 Class Day Cruise/BBQ
The 21st Annual CLASS DAY
“Cruise with Croissants”
Cut - Saturday, March 28, 2015
Family and friends of
Washington Crew are invited to get a close up view of the races by joining
forces for our Cruise with Croissants.
As we did last year we will be loading and unloading near the Montlake Cut at the
Waterfront Activity Center.
Saturday, March 28,
8:15 AM - Noon…boarding promptly @
The Waterfront Activity
Center …located at the south east corner of the UW Football
Stadium @ the east end of the Montlake Cut.
is a map of the lower campus. The WAC is located at the bottom of the
picture surrounded by parking area E12. Conibear Shellhouse can be
found toward the top of the picture.
Husky Stadium continues…so look for the parking entry amongst the
construction site...first entrance nearest the Montlake Bridge. We are
encouraging guests to limit the number of vehicles in the lot.
person... AND $6 for each vehicle. The vessel can accommodate up to 200
passengers and space will go fast.
send $45 (plus $6 per vehicle) in advance to reserve your spot.
Please send checks by March 1st
Payable to ---“UW Rowing
Address envelope to:
24319 Crystal Lake Road
Woodinville, WA 98077
We will begin the cruise aboard the
Argosy, Goodtime II vessel with a tour around Laurelhurst, Sandpoint and
across to the east side of Lake Washington…Medina, etc. On board we
will have “Breakfast Croissants”, fresh fruit and of course espresso
drinks galore. We will return for an up close and personal view of the
races at which time Coaches Michael and Bob will join us on board to
provide their color commentary. At the completion we will disembark at
the point of origin and we’ll be encouraging folks to make the short
walk back to Conibear Shell House for the post-race barbeque and awards
Get your checks in the mail promptly.
Capacity of 200 guests will be considered “sold out”.
Please be aware we will NOT be mailing
tickets or confirmation information. We will compile a list of attendees
on a first come first served basis and check you off, and provide
you your parking pass in the parking lot prior to boarding the vessel. We
will make every attempt to call (leaving a message) for individuals whose
money was received after capacity was reached.
We prefer the $6 parking fee to be paid in
advance. If you opt to pay for parking on the day of the event, please
bring CASH as we are not set up for accepting debit/credit cards.
Questions: call Dwight @ (206) 550-0254
or Bob Ernst @ (206) 543-2136.
Please be punctual with your reservations!
Additional comments or questions, or need to add more names? Email us
And once again, please mail your check for the full
amount to reserve your spot(s), made out to "UW Rowing Stewards", to...
|24319 Crystal Lake
Thank you, and see you on board!
Class Day BBQ with the Team
The Class Day BBQ is served up by the Washington Rowing Stewards
to the team and is free (donations accepted) to all of the parents, friends
and alums at the crewhouse immediately following the Class Day races on the
On the menu are beef, chicken or garden burgers; hot dogs; chips, cookies,
and a beverage, and maybe apples from an eastern Washington alum and maybe candy
bars if we're hungry when we do the shopping.
Class Day Awards, including the naming of the 2015
captains, inspirational athletes, and academic award winners, begin about 11:30.
The BBQ will begin about 11:00, or when the coals are
hot. It is served up on a first come, first served basis - once the food
is gone it's gone - so get there early! See you there --
And thank you to the Rowing Stewards
who make this event happen each year!