Men's Crew

Tiny But Mighty
Men's Crew

Tiny But Mighty

The men's lightweight crew team seen in action during practice on May 2, 2015. The women coxswains, at 125 pounds, are much smaller than their teammates, but are an integral part of the team. Because of them, the rowers are motivated to row their best, and the boat is directed along the fastest course possible.

Tiny But Mighty
Men's Crew

She’s the Man: Women Coxswains on Men’s Crew Teams

Outside the world of rowing, the role of the coxswain is often unknown or misunderstood. Who are the people sitting in the boat, but not actually rowing? What even are they doing?

Losing the Cup
Men's Crew

Losing the Cup

The Harvard men's lightweight team, seen in action above, relinquished the Haines Cup after falling to No. 6 Navy on the Severn Rive

Losing the Cup
Men's Crew

Men's Heavyweight Crew Takes Home Adams Cup, Others Falls to Ranked Opponents

With little time left in the regular season, the Harvard and Radcliffe heavyweight and lightweight teams looked to leave its mark in the water. With the men's heavyweight crew team win, the team takes home Adams Cup for the 18th consecutive year, and the 53rd out of 80 years.

Men's Crew

Harvard Crew Teams Turn in Strong Performances

Spring has finally sprung for Harvard and Radcliffe heavyweight and lightweight teams, which, for the first time of the spring season, were able to row in good weather over the weekend.

Men's Crew

Men's and Women's Crew Post Successful Weekend Finishes

​Both the men’s and women’s crew teams were back in action this weekend, taking on some of the top teams in the nation. Facing below-average temperatures and windy conditions, the Harvard teams were able to walk away with various victories as they look to build momentum for the home stretches of their seasons.

Men's Crew

Men's and Women's Crew Begin Spring Season

​In rainy and slightly colder than normal temperatures, the Harvard men’s and women’s heavyweight and lightweight crew teams got back to work for the spring season, hitting the water for early morning races this past Saturday.

Snow Day in Spring
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Snow Day in Spring

Despite the snowstorm the previous night, the crew team practices on the Charles as the last of the snow melts.

10,000 Fans of Harvard
Men's Basketball

Harvard-Yale Rivalry Goes Beyond the Game

At the heart of the excitement and drama lies a rivalry that stretches back a century and a half. Although football may be the most salient part of this competition, the rivalry is a tradition between Harvard and Yale that runs deeper than the gridiron.

Men's Crew

Harvard and Radcliffe Crew Teams Wrap Up Fall Season at Foot of the Charles

As the temperature barely reached the 40 degree mark and the wind howled across the Charles River, the Harvard and Radcliffe crew teams fought against the tough conditions at the Foot of the Charles Regatta against Dartmouth, MIT, BU, BC, Northeastern, and Brown.

Men's Crew

Men's Lightweight Crew Competes at Princeton Chase

The Harvard men’s lightweight team brought the holiday spirit to Lake Carnegie, where it looked to improve on its strong performance in the Head of the Charles. The team traveled to Princeton, N.J., to avenge its loss to Princeton in the Princeton 3-Mile Chase​​

Head of the Charles 2015
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2015

Hundreds of boats from across the country competed in club and collegiate races over the weekend on the Charles River.

Head of the Charles 2015
Men's Crew

Men's Lightweight and Heavyweight Crew Teams Come Away With Third-Place Finishes at Head of the Charles

After last year’s performances, the Harvard men’s heavyweight and lightweight crew teams had high expectations to live up to. Both teams’ boats looked to remain in the top three of the club eight and four races and succeeded in doing so after strong performances across the board.

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles

The Yale and University of Pennsylvania men’s lightweight crew teams compete in the penultimate race of this year’s Head of the Charles regatta.

Charley Butt Mark A. Kelsey Spread
Men's Crew

Charley Butt Mark A. Kelsey Spread

Men's heavyweight head coach Charley Butt took the reigns two years ago, after nearly 30 years at the helm of the lightweight squad. In 2014, Butt led the men to an 8-0 dual season.