Tag: Olympics

25 Medals Won at Covered Bridge Regatta

25 Medals Won at Covered Bridge Regatta

Last weekend the Vashon Island Rowing Club medaled in 25 of the 43 races they entered at the 18th Annual Covered Bridge Regatta. The regatta, a high school, collegiate and masters event, draws rowers from Washington, California, Arizona, Idaho and Oregon, creating a large field of […]

Mia Makes US Team Priority Women’s Four Boat

Mia Makes US Team Priority Women’s Four Boat

The heart of a rower: Attitude and athleticism take a Vashon girl far When Mia Croonquist arrived for her first practice with Vashon’s junior crew, the then-eighth-grader almost turned around. “I was nervous to show up because I didn’t know anyone,” Mia recalled. “I wasn’t […]