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Posts published in February 2018

January Race Reports

Sarasota Winter Erg Classic Clark Dean, the 2017 world junior singles champion, is picking up where he left off. The first American since Jim Dietz in 1967 to win the…

C.R.A.S.H. -B Sprints Recap

BOSTON, Mass. – Each year, the C.R.A.S.H. -B Sprints held at Boston University’s Agganis Arena in Boston, Massachusetts, unites some of the world’s top athletes, ranging widely in age, weight…

From Light to Heavy

Ireland’s Mark O’Donovan and Shane O’Driscoll were the toast of the 2017 worlds with their high-rating heroics in the lightweight pair in Sarasota-Bradenton. Rather than defend their title, however, they…

Vesper's New Boss

Vesper Boat Club has tapped former California Rowing Club assistant Peter Mansfeld to lead its high-performance rowing program. Mansfeld brings several years’ worth of international experience to his new role,…

Give Him a Hand

Late in 2017 a video surfaced on YouTube showing a man rowing a single. He carefully demonstrated the rowing stroke, focusing on the release. Yet when his hands approached his…

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