The No. 4-ranked Washington women’s rowing team maintained its terrific start to the season with eight wins in eight races, including three each over No. 2 Ohio State and No. 3 Michigan, Saturday at the Pac-12 Challenge.
Washington men’s and women’s rowing teams won all eight of their races at the Husky Open Saturday morning on the Montlake Cut.
The No. 4 Washington women’s rowing team heads into a busy weekend as the UW will play host to the Husky Open and send four women’s boats to Redwood Shores, Calif. to face a strong field of competition in the Pac-12 Challenge.
The Washington senior men and junior women won the feature races at the 116th Annual Class Day Regatta at Montlake Cut.
Saturday, March 25, marks 116th year of the Class Day Regatta. Races begin at 10 a.m. PT.
Washington women’s rowing enjoyed a successful start to their 2017 spring season, sweeping the University of Southern California in three races Saturday morning on Lake Las Vegas. The first varsity eight, second varsity eight, and varsity four all won their respective races over USC with open water.
Washington Rowing, along with Windermere Real Estate, welcomes the Shanghai men’s and women’s High-Performance Rowing teams from China as the headlining opponent for the 31st annual Windermere Cup, scheduled for Saturday, May 6, 2017.
On Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 Washington Rowing honored the 40th anniversary of the Washington men’s rowing team winning the Grand Challenge Cup at the 1977 Henley Royal Regatta. A shell dubbed the ‘Grand Challenger’ was christened to celebrate the achievement of the ’77 crew.
Washington Rowing will hold its annual banquet on Friday, March 24, to kick off the 2017 rowing season featuring keynote speakers Eric Cohen, ’82, and Gail Stewart Bowser, ’84.
Sarah Keller, former Assistant Athletic Director for Facilities and Compliance at the Virginia Military Institute, will join the Washington Rowing program as the new Director of Operations, head coaches Michael Callahan and Yasmin Farooq announced Tuesday.