University of Cincinnati Rowing Club

University of Cincinnati

Rowing Club

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Spring 2019 Season Update


Below you will find a season update from Director Peter Rosberg Bearcat family- Now that my first spring as head coach and Director has come to a close, I wanted to reach out to y’all and just tell you how proud I am of this team, and how freaking excited I am for the future of this program. ACRA-our national championship regatta was simply awesome. There isn’t a better was to describe it. Out of our 8 entries, 4 of them walked away with medals. Every boat had a very strong weekend. Peop...

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Another Race Weekend in the Books


The Bearcats traveled to Oxford, OH this past weekend to compete in the Redhawk sprints. The conditions were amazing and so was the racing. Of the 6 entries that UC fielded, all finished in the top 3 with many of the 1st place finishes being by open water. The teams next race will be MACRA in Grand Rapids, MI to kick off our month of championship racing. WV4+ - 1st MV8+ - 1st & 3rd MV4+ - 2nd MN4+ - 2nd MC8+ - 1st Thank you to the Miami University Rowing Club for hosting!

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Racing Season is upon us


The team spent the last week in Clemson, SC brushing off the cobwebs and learning again why it is we love the sport of rowing. The athletes were able to put away all the stresses at home and focus on rowing, eating and sleeping. Now that we have had our fun we are back in Cincinnati and putting together the final touches for our first race this weekend. This season promises tough racing but everyone has showed that they are up to the challenge.

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Join the Team


Interested in joining the team? There's no experience necessary! University of Cincinnati Rowing will be recruiting at all incoming Freshman Orientations through the summer of 2018. Current and incoming students can also contact us about joining the team at any time.

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A Tradition of Excellence


In the fall of 1981 eager students with the help of Cincinnati area rowers William Engeman and Harry H. Graves founded the University of Cincinnati Rowing Team. Initially the team was an entity within the Cincinnati Rowing Foundation, an umbrella organization that encompassed Cincinnati Rowing Club, Outdoor Co-operative (Cincinnati Junior RC) and Xavier University and the Cincinnati Training Center. Founding members Tom Ritter, Steven Baker and Tom Stork took on the great task of developing the structure for both men’s and women’s rowing representing the university, although they commuted to Lake Harsha to train the team had early success at the Dad Vail regatta where medals were earned in the first few years. The Bearcats also began competing within two leagues the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association and Midwest Sprints...

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Univeristy of Cincinnati Rowers

By the Numbers

38

Years in the Making

32

Active Team Members

631

Alumni

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"One Team"