The Erg Ed Games! is the Seattle Public School District Indoor Rowing Championship held on May 21st at Aki Kurose Middle School. Erg Ed students, from all K-8 and Middle Schools across the city, have been invited to represent their school and row for the District Championship Trophy. FREE entry!
Registation NOW OPEN – Registar HERE! (May 16th Deadline!)
We will provide FREE bus pick up for schools teams of ten or more students*
Volunteer at the event! REGISTER HERE to help make this a memorable event for everyone!
Join us at Erg Ed Games as a community partner! Host an activity, promote a healthy opportunity, and expose your organization to hundreds of Seattle Public School students. REGISTER YOUR ORGANIZATION HERE.
The District Championships will be based on both individual AND team relay results (top 10 finishers in each event earn points for the Championship. Full details of the point system can be found on rowtothefuture.org)
Students will race in BOTH races – team and individual!
Team Relay Race: Teams of 3-5 students race 2000m as fast as possible (we will help you find a team if you do not have one!)
500m Individual Student Race: Finishers will be ranked by grade and gender.
500m Teacher/Parent Race: Tell your parents/guardians and teachers to sign up! Points will be awarded to top finishers!
Erg Ed Games! Schedule: Wednesday, May 21st
Bus Pick Up from schools with 10+ students: Times TBA (after school)
*must reserve a seat on the bus for pick up no later than May 16th. Transportation is for parents, students and teachers, but to qualify for the bus, you must have ten or more students. Students may also meet at the event.
After school: bus pick up
4:30 All students meet at Aki Kurose Middle School (3928 S Graham St, Seattle, WA 98118) for registration
4:45 Welcome and Race warm up
5:15 Individual Races Start
6:15 Team Relay Starts
6:45 Award Presentation
7:00 Event Wrap up
7:15 Bus leaves Aki
*All times are subject to change
**Confirmation of bus schedule and racing schedule will be sent out by May 19th
Over 200 students participated in the inaugural Erg Ed Games on May 30th, 2013 at Pathfinder K-8 School. Students competed in both individual 500m races and 2000m team relay races. With a team score of 236 points, Aki Kurose Middle School was awarded the District Championship! In addition to taking home the team title, Aki Kurose also won the participation pizza party by representing their school with the most student entries.