Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Malvern Preparatory School to host reception at the Henley Royal Regatta

Please join varsity Head Coach Craig Hoffman for cocktails and light fare at the Henley Royal Regatta. All family, friends and alumni of Malvern Prep are invited to attend. No charge.
When: Friday, June 30, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Where: Cherwell Room, Phyllis Court Club, Marlow Road, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 2HT
RSVP: Marie Sumser at or 484-595-1110.
(Please RSVP by Friday, June 23, to be added to the Phyllis Court guest list.)

Dress Code: All guests will need to adhere to the following dress code:
  • Ladies:  Ladies aged 13 years and over are kindly reminded that formal day wear is a requirement. Dresses and skirts should be of modest length with the hemline falling on the knee or longer. We much encourage and appreciate the wearing of hats and fascinators. Ladies are not permitted to wear jumpsuits, jeans, shorts, trousers, culottes, or leggings of any kind.
  • Gentlemen: A blazer and tie or cravet, with chinos or flannels is a requirement for gentlemen. Otherwise a lounge suit, or sports jacket, are acceptable, with a tie or cravat. The wearing of boaters or Panama hats is encouraged but not compulsory. Jackets must be worn at all times unless the Club Chairman gives permission to remove jackets in exceptionally hot weather. Boys over 13 years should follow this code.
  • Children Under 13: Children under 13 years may not wear trainers, jeans, sweatshirts, or T-Shirts.
(The Haverford School will be participating in the Henley Royal Regatta as well. Haverford friends, family and alumni are invited to reception as well.)

Sunday, May 28, 2017

2017 SRAA National Championships

Malvern rowing had a great day, winning the Heavyweight Varsity Quad event, finishing second in the Heavyweight Varsity Double, finishing 3rd in the Varsity Lightweight Double, Junior Double, and Freshman Quad events. All Malvern boats medaled, racing well against competition from Canada to California to Florida. Malvern's Varsity Heavyweight Quad completed it's first triple win of major championships since 2011. 

For full race results click here

Monday, May 22, 2017

Stotesbury Regatta 2017

Malvern Rowing had a great day at the Stotesbury Regatta, winning medals in every event raced. Malvern's Varsity Heavyweight Quad won gold. The Varsity Heavyweight Double and Freshman Quad boats finished second in very close finishes, Varsity Lightweight Double and Junior Double raced to 3rd place. Malvern Rowers races next week at the Scholastic National Championships in NJ.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

2017 USRowing Mid Atlantic Regional Championships Mercer, NJ

Malvern Rowers had a good day in messy windy cold weather at the Mid Atlantic Regionals. The team raced in seven time trials events Saturday, making the finals in all seven. Finals were cancelled however due to weather. The team is racing at Stotesbury Regatta on Friday and Saturday. Racing at the Philadelphia City Championships last weekend qualified 5 Malvern crews for Scholastic National Rowing Championships in Camden, NJ and 3 crews for USRowing Youth National Rowing Championships for School and Clubs in Sarasota, Florida.

Monday, May 08, 2017

City Championships 2017

Malvern Rowers had a good day, finishing 1st in the Junior Double, Varsity Lightweight Double, Varsity Heavyweight Double, and Varsity Heavyweight Quad events. Freshman Rowers finished 3rd in the Freshman Quad and Double events. The margins of victory ranged from 1/2 second to 3.5 seconds, great racing by the team. The team travels next to the USRowing Mid Atlantic Regionals in Mercer NJ next weekend.

Monday, May 01, 2017

Cooper Cup 2017

Malvern Rowing had a good day at the Cooper Cup Regatta in NJ this past weekend, racing schools and clubs over 2000 meters with heats and finals. Malvern Rowers won the Freshman Quad, Junior Double, Varsity Lightweight Double, Varsity Heavyweight Double, and Varsity Heavyweight Quad events.  Malvern Rowing continues next weekend at the Philadelphia City Championships.
Varsity Quad winning their final