Heavyweight Rowing - Archives 2018
The Lions earned an open-water victory over the Scarlet Knights in the varsity eight race to retain the Collins Cup for the 14th consecutive year.
After a week of training of Canal 54 in Florida and a scrimmage with FIT, the Columbia heavyweight rowing team will make its spring debut this Saturday against Rutgers for the Collins Cup.
The Columbia lightweight varsity four claimed a bronze medal to highlight the Lions' day of racing.
The three Columbia rowing programs will send a total of four boats to the 53rd Annual Head of the Charles Regatta Sunday afternoon. Additionally, several alumni crews will take the water on Saturday.
Set to launch its fifth year as the game-day home for Ivy League live events, the newly-branded Ivy League Network (ILN) will welcome a number of broadcast and user-experience enhancements in the 2017-18 academic year.
Former heavyweight rower Ben Coombs '14CC and incoming heavyweight first-year Clay Watson are set to compete on their National teams. Will Solberg '16CC will look to join Coombs at Trials.
A total of 19 members of the Columbia heavyweight and lightweight rowing teams earned 2017 Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) All-Academic Team honors.