Monday, July 21, 2008

Malvern wins USRowing Club Nationals in the Junior Quad

Malvern became USRowing Club National Champions in the Junior Men's Quad event this past Saturday. The Malvern boat finished one second behind Mexico. Mexico was not eligible to win a USRowing Club National Championship. The event featured more than 30 Quads from schools and clubs. The Malvern boat of Mike Donohue, Mike Rawlings, Matt Benedetto, and Sean Stewart are currently in Oklahoma City and will be racing at CanAmMex Regatta on Friday and Saturday.

Saturday, July 05, 2008

Henley Results

Malvern lost this evening in the semi-finals to Pertersborough. Malvern rowed great, losing to a stronger crew in bad conditions. The Quad will fly home monday, they represented Malvern well against crews from around the world.

A write up of Malvern's races and others can be found on row2k

Henley Update

Malvern began friday morning at Henley. Malvern won in the 2nd round against The Grange School of England. The margin was 4 lengths+. Malvern raced Saturday morning against The Cathedral School from Australia in the Quarter- Finals. Malvern won in the quarter- finals. Malvern trailed by two lengths early on but rowed back and won in an eight minute race. Malvern races against Leander and Sir Borglase in the semis tonight. The Leander crew is ranked as the top British junior Quad. The conditions are very windy with a strong headwind, the sun is out at the moment .