Mission Statement

The team’s mission is to row well, row hard, and race fast. We strive to create a team culture that fosters the development of individual athleticism within the context of true teamwork.

Our Goals

  • Provide quality coaching in areas of technique and physical training.
  • Stimulate individual growth as an athlete within the sport of rowing.
  • Develop the character to thrive with difficult training and competition.
  • Promote sportsmanship, discipline, a healthy competitive attitude, and inner team support.
  • Provide an open selection process to all DHS students for the opportunity to become members of the team.
  • Encourage habits that are necessary for proper physical development, athletic preparation, and overall success.
  • Provide resources and support athletes through the college recruitment process.
  • Form crews that qualify for national championships.