Dad Vail Regatta to hold Inaugural Alumni Challenge

Philadelphia, PA – The Dad Vail Regatta Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the introduction of the Alumni Challenge as part of the 79th annual Dad Vail Regatta presented by the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson Hospital, which will be held on Friday May 12 and Saturday May 13.
The 500-meter competition for eight oared shells will take place on Saturday May 13 between the morning and afternoon session. The races will feature men and women’s divisions with Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals presented to the top three finishers in their respective categories.
“Rowing is a lifetime sport,” said Jim Hanna, President of the Dad Vail Regatta Organizing Committee. “We are delighted to provide alumni rowers an opportunity to compete in a fun yet competitive environment in America’s largest collegiate regatta.”
To register or for more information regarding an innovative way to re-connect with old teammates along with a chance to re-live past glory, contact Kirsten Morasco at kirstenmorasco@klmconsult.com.