Posts Tagged ‘foundry’

The Crib Race

Introducing Cleveland’s first ever Crib Race. The regatta is a dinghy race from the West Basin of Cleveland Harbor to the Crib and back; approximately 7.5 miles round-trip. All dinghies are welcome, regardless of their class; those with multiple entries may get a one design start and all others will start and be scored under…

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Linda Muri at the Foundry

Linda Muri, a three-time world champion rower and 18-time U.S. national champion, will speak at the Foundry Community Rowing Center, in a free, public event.  Muri is a world-renowned coach with long stints at at Cornell, Harvard, Dartmouth, and now MIT.  This summer, she is coaching the American Women’s Doubles team at the World Cup…

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Foundry kicks off high school sailing season

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Foundry is kicking off the 2019 high school sailing season with a clinic Saturday and a regatta Sunday at the old Coast Guard Station on Whiskey Island. The sailing clinic at the community sailing center expects nearly 80 athletes — from Michigan, Sandusky, Toledo and Columbus, as well as all the…

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Bricks and Bridges Biathlon

The much-anticipated 2018 Bricks & Bridges Biathlon will include competitors of all skill levels and ages! Open to sixth grade student-athletes and up to any age, this year’s event is a 5K ERG & 5K Run through the Flats. First 50 athletes to register get a 2018 Biathlon T-shirt, and top three athletes per category receive…

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U.S. Coast Guard visits Old Coast Guard Station

The U.S. Coast Guard moved out of the old station at the tip of Whiskey Island in 1976. In the last few years, the Foundry and the Cleveland Metroparks have transformed the space into a sailing center.   The Coast Guard visited recently to share cold water survival tips. “These are some tough kids, learning to be…

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U.S. Sailing Team Championships

Watch the U.S. Sailing Team Championships, hosted by the Foundry, from Whiskey Island or the Old Coast Guard Station. Teams of six sailors — two on each boat — will apply to race in the event, Sept. 27-30. Between 12 and 16 teams will be accepted, made up mostly of nonprofessional sailors in their late…

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Foundry Open House

The Foundry Community Rowing & Sailing Center aims to serve the greater Cleveland Community. By opening up our spaces to the public, the Foundry can further its mission of providing opportunities for Cleveland’s students to row and sail on the Cuyahoga River and Lake Erie. Tour the facility and try out the state-of-the-art indoor rowing…

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