The board is very pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Freygang as the Executive Director of Sammamish Rowing. Steven has served as Head Coach of the Jr Men’s team for 3 years here at Sammamish Rowing and has coached with all the masters teams as well as being involved in Development and Equipment Committee work. He held leadership and coach positions at Lake Washington rowing club and Winter Park School crew and has recently completed his Masters in Education in Sports Management at the UW.
We would like to share the following from Steven:
“I am honored and tremendously thankful for this great opportunity. SRA has been an integral part of my life for many years and I am very excited about the future of our team. Great things are happening here and I am looking forward to working with all of our members, coaches and partners in this new role. Together, we will work to positively impact the lives of all SRA rowers, build a culture that inspires performance and personal growth, and add value to our sport and community. There is no better place to row than Sammamish and I can’t wait to get started.“
Steven will transition into his new role immediately and take on all responsibilities for the business and operations of club. Please contact Steven through Director@srarowing.com or on our normal business number 425-653 2583 Ex 101.
Sammamish is at a pivotal moment in its journey with the new boathouse completed and with our increasing success on the water, we are poised to be the best place to row and the best place to coach at all levels. We are excited that Steven will lead the club into this next phase and look forward to continuing success in our mission both on and off the water and in serving our eastside community.
Congratulations Steven and Go Sammamish!
Junior Team Year End Video
The junior team celebrated the end of their 2015-2016 season this week with their annual Year End Banquet. Alaena Roberds, Emma Dolan, and Jennifer Faulkner put together a great Year End Video:
Bricks for the Boathouse
SRA’s engraved-brick patio is quickly taking shape. Workers recently built forms and poured and leveled concrete, and soon a previously muddy mess had become a patio. All that’s needed now are the engraved bricks to fill it in this summer!
Orders are already coming in … have you purchased your brick yet? Order your brick here!