Race Report: Row Around Bumpkin Regatta

Race Report: Row Around Bumpkin Regatta

HMC, Rowing Program
Race report by R.Conroy Lincoln Maritime Center held its popular “Row Around Bumpkin Regatta” on Saturday, September 6th under blue skys and blustery winds, attracting a mixed field of over 64 youth and adult rowers from LMC, Hull, Hingham High and Cohasset Maritime Center. The morning of the race dawned bright and humid but a 6am inspection of the course revealed that conditions behind the island were not looking good. As the winds began to climb past 10 knots, Dusan Nikolic, LMC's Head of Rowing, went out again to Bumpkin at 7am and made the call - "Nope."  Undeterred, the race organizers switched gears and the Row Around Bumpkin was quickly adapted to a shorter 3 mile course that kept the racers out of as much rough water as possible,…
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Conroy named as LMC’s new Executive Director

Conroy named as LMC’s new Executive Director

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The Board of Directors of Lincoln Maritime Center is pleased to announce that Rosamund T. Conroy has been named as their new Executive Director. Ms. Conroy will lead LMC’s continued efforts to provide community access to the waterfront through its extensive rowing, sailing and maritime education offerings. Conroy is a Hingham native who returned to her hometown after living overseas for more than a decade. She has an academic background in waste management research and recently graduated from the University of Cambridge, UK with a doctorate in environment sociology. In addition to her academic work, Conroy also has an extensive background in competitive rowing, sports development and community outreach. She has also previously worked as a senior rowing instructor for LMC on an occasional basis since 2005. Board President Rick…
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Annual Sunset Cruise

Annual Sunset Cruise

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NEW BOAT - NEW PORT! Our annual Sunset Cruise will take place on Wed., July 23rd. Join us aboard the 72' Samuel Clemens, departing & returning to the Commuter boat dock at the Hingham Shipyard. This event sells out quickly. Registration details here.
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National Learn to Row Day -free at LMC!

National Learn to Row Day -free at LMC!

HMC, Rowing Program
LEARN TO ROW! Join us at the LMC boathouse on Saturday, June 7th, 8am-1pm and take part in "National Learn to Row Day". Have you ever driven around the rotary looking at the the flat water, crystal blue skies, then noticed those rowers lucky enough to be on the water in Hingham Harbor taking advantage of the paradise?  Wonder if it's something for you? Here's your chance for a no obligation test drive! Join us next Saturday, June 7th for our Learn to Row sessions, Become a rower - you'll never look back...best commitment you'll ever make for mind and body.
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Scholarships for 2014 season available

Scholarships for 2014 season available

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[caption id="attachment_634" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ginny Gray, LMC Founder, and Chris Mitchell, President of the Hingham-Hull Rotary Club, present a check to Ellen Gray, Executive Director of LMC to provide junior sailing and rowing scholarships for the 2014 season.[/caption] Lincoln Maritime Center has received a $7,000 grant from the Hingham-Hull Rotary Club to provide scholarships to junior sailors and rowers on a needs basis for the 2014 season.  The grant became available to Hingham-Hull Rotary Club  from the Mabelle Fullerton Grant.  The grant is managed by the Rotary Foundation of District 7950. Hingham-Hull Rotary Club President, Chris Mitchell, requested the grant for the Lincoln Maritime Center to offer scholarships to children who would not otherwise have access to the lessons.  Chris is an avid sailor who was unable to afford sailing lessons…
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Regatta Revels – RSVP by Mar 25th

Regatta Revels – RSVP by Mar 25th

HMC, Rowing Program, Sailing Program
FOR TICKETS: Please contact Ellen at egray@lincolnmaritime.org or contact@lincolnmaritime.org Please make checks payable to Lincoln Maritime Center, they can be sent to P.O. Box 492 Hingham MA 02043. If you are unable to attend, donations are appreciated. Our fundraising efforts support our scholarship program, our operations, and capital expenses. In 2013 we offered more scholarships than in the past to our sailors and rowers. Lincoln Maritime Center is designated by the IRS as a 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt, non-profit organization. Lincoln Maritime Center is located at the Hingham Rotary and has been in operation for 43 years. Our season begins in March when we host Hingham High School Varsity/JV Sailing and Rowing Teams, Notre Dame Academy Varsity Sailing. Our rowing programs run from May through October for youth and adult…
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Regatta Revels Organizational Meeting

Regatta Revels Organizational Meeting

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On Tuesday, February 25th at 7:30pm, there will be an organizational meeting for Regatta Revels in the LMC Boathouse. We are looking for volunteers to collect auction items as well as people willing to donate to the auction. If you are unable to attend the meeting, please contact Jess Burbridge at burbridge_jessica@hotmail.com or 781-264-3770 to get involved!
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