Oct 3, 2016

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Tail of the Lake Regatta 2016

Tail of the Lake Regatta 2016

Imagine a race where you miss winning silver by 3/10 of a second and can’t actually see your closest competitor.  That is the beauty and the maddening part of a head race, and that is exactly what the Vashon Island Rowing Club’s (VIRC) Junior Women’s Quad boat had to contend with at this year’s Tail of the Lake Regatta on Lake Union last Sunday, finishing with a bronze medal in...

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Jun 26, 2016

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2016 US Rowing Junior National Championships

2016 US Rowing Junior National Championships

One might be tempted to assume that the 2016 USRowing Junior National Championships were plagued by leprechauns. First was the unrelenting greenness of the Lake Mercer course with trees hovering out from the banks. Then, the cancellation of all racing on Thursday’s practice day eliminated the chance to fine-tune the rigging of the boats that the club borrowed for this...

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May 23, 2016

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2016 USRowing Northwest Youth Champi...

2016 USRowing Northwest Youth Championships

The 2000-meter course at Lake Vancouver along the Columbia River near...

May 9, 2016

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Vashon Rowers Compete in 30th Annual...

Seattle’s Opening Day festivities kick off with masters, juniors and...

May 2, 2016

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Brentwood Regatta 2016

Brentwood Regatta 2016

After a month of competition in blustery spring conditions Vashon Junior...