1. What should I expect at the Row-A-Thon?
Teams of 10 will be rowing 42,195m (26.2 miles).
8: 15 am Check In
8:45 am Check In Ends
8:50 am Opening Ceremony
9:00 am Rowing Starts
11:00pm Food & Refreshments Will Be Available For Purchase
1:30pm Rowing Ends – TIME CAP (3 hr 30 min)
2. What are the rules for rowing?
Have fun! Remember, the ABC Hopes motto is everyone can
participate so come on down and don’t stress about the rules,
you’re rowing for a good cause and a good workout.
3. I’ve never been on a rower, do you have any tips?
Yes, we do! Checkout ABC Hopes’ Coach Kevin in the video below.
4. How long will it take to row 42,195m?
However long it takes your team to finish. The ABC Hopes team will stay until the last team finishes. We do have an average time cap listed above.
5. How many meters must each team member row?
We leave those details to you and your teammates. Some folks prefer to divide the row up equally, while others just row what they can then switch. Feel free to discuss your limitations and expectations amongst yourselves.
6. Can I bring in outside food or drinks?
Of course, NOT! This is a community fundraiser and all proceeds earned from the food and refreshment sales will go directly towards ABC Hopes’ fundraising efforts for the deserving families/individuals.You may bring your water bottle.