J. Bird Sr. Shell Nest
The J. Bird Sr. Shell Nest is a 5,000 square foot facility specifically dedicated to the needs of The University of Tulsa women's rowing team. The "Birds Nest", as the rowers call it, allows TU access to one of the best waterways for rowing in the United States on the Verdigris River. The Verdigris River is part of the Mississippi River watershed and sports a natural setting of 18 miles distance for the TU Women's Rowing Team to practice and compete.
Jack Zink Indoor Rowing Center
The 6,500 square foot Jack Zink Indoor Rowing Center is located within the Mabee Gymnasium on the TU campus. The facility houses locker rooms, coaches' offices and an ergometer room capable of supporting the entire team at one time. Additionally, the Zink Center has an eight-station indoor rowing tank, which is used for training novices, doing individual and technical practices, and winter training.