Trinity men’s and women’s rowing sweeps at Head of the Charles Regatta
The Trinity College men’s and women’s varsity eight crews each finished in first place in the collegiate races at the Head of the Charles Regatta in Cambridge, Massachusetts, last fall. The Bantam men finished first of 42 teams with a course-record time of 14:58.71 and over three seconds faster than second-place Wesleyan. The Bantam women were first in a 44-boat field with a time of 17:20.08, which was over six seconds ahead of second-place Trent University of Ontario, Canada. The win is the third for the Bantam men in the last four years and the second for the Bantam women since 2005.
Since publication of the spring Reporter, the women’s varsity eight crew brought home the NCAA Division III Women’s Rowing Varsity Eight National Championship title, beating Williams College by 3.59 seconds.