Sunday, June 26, 2011

As seen on Philly.com

ROWING: Malvern Prep's A Quad boat won the High School Event at the Reading Town regatta in England on Saturday.

The Friars beat several Australian, English, and American Quads on the Henley-style, 850-meter course.

Malvern A and Malvern B finished first and second, respectively, in the intermediate quad final, with an Australian crew third.

Malvern B made the final after beating St. Joseph's Prep by 6 feet in the semifinal.
Read more: here

Henley Update: Photos


Shane O'mara (above) is rowing in the Diamond Sculls
Representing 601 Washington Street Sculling Camp




Saturday, June 25, 2011

Henley



Malvern Quad B qualified for the Fawley Challenge Cup. 61 Quads
raced tonight with 8 boats moving forward to Henley. Malvern B will join Malvern A in a field of 24 High School and Club Quads. American Quads St. Joe Prep. All crews including Malvern A will be racing Saturday at the Reading town Regatta.
The Malvern Prep B lineup is Mike Lewers, Austin Moore, Austin Velte, and Jeremy Gonzalez.

Monday, June 13, 2011

USRowing Youth Nationals Results




This past weekend Malvern Rowing went to Tennessee to compete in the USRowing National Champions. Malvern won silver in the Quad event. The event had 22 Quads from every region in the country. It was a good fight with Malvern losing by 3.5 seconds to New Canaan Crew Club of CT. The competition was fierce as Malvern won the only medal from the Philadelphia area in any event.
Malvern finished 8th and 15th in the Light Double event, finished 11th in the Heavy Double event.

The team leaves for England June 18th.