Get a great car wash and help send 11 Montclair High School Crew champions to the Henley Royal Regatta in England!
Next Saturday, June 17th, Montclair High School crew athletes will hold a car wash to support 10 rowers and a coxswain who are flying to England this month to train and compete in the Henley Royal Regatta. Henley, established in 1839, is among the most prestigious international rowing events, attracting top crews from around the world.
Share your Montclair pride and join our Henley-bound athletes on Saturday, June 17th, 1-5 p.m., at the George Inness Annex, 141 Park Street, Montclair, to have your car washed by our own state champions!
The Montclair High School Baking Club will also be on the scene, selling delicious homemade baked goods to help raise funds for the Henley trip.
Car Wash Tickets ($10) may be purchased in advance online at https://sports.bluesombrero.com/Default.aspx?tabid=927735
The Henley trip caps a winning season for Montclair Crew. In a sport dominated by private schools, the Montclair broke records this year, capturing 18 Stotesbury medals (Gold, boys 1st varsity 8; Bronze boys 2nd varsity 8), 27 National Championship Medals (Gold, boys 1V8; Silver, girls 2V8; Bronze, boys 2V8), 5 New Jersey State championships (boys 1V8, boys 2V8, girls 1V8, girls 2V8, and girls freshman 8) and 27 Garden State silver medals (boys JV8, girls lightweight double, boys freshman 8).
Most recently, on Saturday, June 10th, the undefeated boys 1st varsity 8 captured the National Schools Championship as well, defeating the fastest boat in the Northeast region, the varsity eight from Kent, a Connecticut private school.
The last Montclair boat to race at Henley was the boys varsity eight of 2014, which had also won gold at States and Stotesbury. This year’s eight is undefeated, having claimed three consecutive top rowing championships, twice ending multi-year winning streaks for top private school teams.
Enjoy brownies, cupcakes, lemonade, great music, and a great car wash!