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What others say: Good luck cleaning up water in Rio

The only thing smellier than the Rio de Janeiro lake that sickened rowers preparing for next year's summer Olympics is the process by which the lords of the International Olympic Committee allowed this...

NEW YORK (AP) - An American rower who set out to cross the Atlantic Ocean in honor of his brother reached the Caribbean island of Saint Martin.A spokeswoman for...
Tail of the Bear Regatta rowing results

...third annual Tail of the Bear Regatta Saturday on Bear Lake, about seven miles north of Seward. The 5-kilometer course took rowers on a single loop of the lake.Results:Women's 2x - 1. ARA-Curran, 21:04.2; 2. KCRC-Swann, 21:18.8; 3...
Rowing under the Midnight Sun

...and soft grunts of rowers pushing to remain...It's not easy. Each rower, while trying to...dipping back in as the rower powers through to...constantly talking to the rowers, but only remembers...a second-season rower. "But, he knows...talked with one of the rowers in a solo boat after...
Getting in shape while rowing the summer away... medals the Midnight Sun Rowers are a non-profit organization...promoting and developing amateur rowers for competition. "Our goal...friends and recruited some new rowers I think," commented team member...part is enthusiasm. If a new rower has enthusiasm for the sport...
Rowing association gets new coach

...non-rowers (first-time rowers) and he was able to very...inexperienced and experienced rowers alike. There are races throughout...this summer.Owston said a rower is never done learning, and it's a sport rowers can do for life."It's...
Row. Row. Row.

...The fact that all the rowers face backward prompts...In sweep rowing, each rower has one oar of about...Zopf-Schoessler coaches other rowers from the club's motor...four, two and even one rower. The boat is called...said the Midnight Sun rowers own some boats, which...
Race to Alaska has a winner

...knots and suck down logs as big as telephone poles. My pre-race prediction, that winds would be tricky in the Narrows and rowers would gain on sailboats, was way off for the first boats. There's a picture of Elsie Piddock, with a crewman riding her...
Area rowers compete at Moose Nugget Regatta

The Moose Nugget Regatta, the state's largest annual rowing event, was held Saturday and Sunday at Newcomb Park on Wasilla Lake.
Around the District

...upcoming collaborative art project. We continue to request donations of paint for this project. We will be recreating Holton Rower's gravity paintings. Also, Mrs. Cannava's class will have family activities in her classroom on Wednesday, November 26...


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