Thursday, November 26, 2009

Schuylkill Navy Run 2009 Results (Turkey Trot)

Today, Malvern Rowers continued the tradition of competing in the annual Schuylkill Navy Run, commonly referred to as the Thanksgiving Turkey Trot. The challenging course consists of 5 and 5/8 miles of hilly terrain. The race starts at Malta Boat Club on Kelly Drive, winds up and down through Fairmount Park, returns by way of Brewery Hill, down Kelly Drive and back to Malta. The top finishers from Malvern were Jeremy Gonzalez who placed 21st out of 241, Bill Doughty who placed 38th/241 and Dan Schwarz who placed 42/241.

For complete results click here

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Malvern Rowers Prepare Rowing Tanks for Indoor Season

Photo: Andrew Paisley(left), Alec Somers (middle), Austin Bury(right)

With the Fall season behind them, Malvern rowers all pitched in to help prepare the Melton Rowing Center for the upcoming indoor season. After a few hours of mopping, wiping, spraying and a little elbow grease, the Melton Rowing Center was as good as new and is now ready to host winter training.

Update: Video and photos taken at USRowing East Coast Speed Orders have been posted.
For Row2k photos click here.
For video click here.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

USRowing East Coast Speed Orders Results

Today, 9 Malvern rowers competed at the 2009 USRowing East Coast Speed Orders. The regatta was held on Carnegie Lake in Princeton NJ and consisted of a 4,500 meter head race. For complete results click here.