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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.

Women's Crew

Radcliffe Crew Takes Home Strong Finish at Princeton Chase

​This Sunday, Harvard women’s crew took on a field comprising many of the top teams in the country and came away with some strong finishes. The Radcliffe heavyweight and lightweight teams travelled to Lake Carnegie in Princeton, N.J., for 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.

Women's Crew

Radcliffe Crew Rows to Mixed Results at Head of the Charles

Ultimately, the lightweight team demonstrated its competitive prowess, breaking the top-three in multiple races, while the heavyweight team was unable to live up to expectations, leaving much room for improvement.

IRA Academics Women's Crew Robert F. Worley
Women's Crew

IRA Academics Women's Crew Robert F. Worley

Senior Lauren Tracey and captain Frederika Archibald of the women's heavyweight crew team were named Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Pocock All-Americans, one of the highest honors in women's rowing. This was the first time since the 2013 season that the Crimson had more than one rower earn this honor.

Pocock All Americans Frederika Archibald Mark A Kelsey
Women's Crew

Pocock All Americans Frederika Archibald Mark A Kelsey

Captain Frederika Archibald, who began her rowing career in her hometown of Merivale, New Zealand, joined teammate Lauren Tracey as one of two Pocock All Americans for the Radcliffe squad this year.

Women's Heavies HOTC Practice 2 Kelsey
Women's Crew

Women's Heavies HOTC Practice 2 Kelsey

The women's heavyweight crew team has not won the Head of the Charles championship eights since 1973, a fact it will look to change this weekend. The championship eight race will kick off for the Radcliffe heavies at 2:44 pm on Sunday.

Women's Heavies HOCR practice Kelsey
Women's Crew

Women's Heavies HOCR practice Kelsey

During the 2014 Head of the Charles varsity eight, the women took first among collegiate crews with a time of 16:59.60.

Women's Heavies New MAK
Women's Crew

Women's Heavies New MAK

The women's heavyweight crew operates under the charge of Liz O'Leary, who is in her 29th season at Harvard.

Womens Heavies Sarah P. Reid
Women's Crew

Womens Heavies Sarah P. Reid

The women's heavyweight and lightweight crew teams have won a combined nine Head of the Charles titles. Most recently the lightweight eights captured the top spot in 2013.

Womens lightweights worley
Women's Crew

Womens lightweights worley

The women's lightweight crew team has a new leader at the helm in Sarah Schwegman. Schwegman most recently coached for the Riverside Boat Club and The Winsor School.

Womens lightweights worley
Women's Crew

Between Two Boats: Faulkner Returns on the Lightweight Squad

A recruited heavyweight rower out of high school, senior Kristen Faulkner took time off from the sport before rejoining the Harvard program—but this time as a lightweight competitor.

Pocock All American Lauren Tracey Mark A Kelsey
Women's Crew

Leading By Example: Seniors Archibald and Tracey Among American Standouts

­The designation of a Pocock All-American is one of the highest honors one can attain in women’s collegiate rowing. Recently, senior Lauren Tracey and captain Frederika Archibald—members of the women’s heavyweight crew team—were honored as first-team and second-team All-Americans, respectively.

Women's Crew

Newest Face On The Dock: Schwegman Brings Wealth Of Experience to Radcliffe Lightweight Crew

Just a few years removed from international competition, new Radcliffe lightweight crew coach Sarah Schwegman brings her experience to the dock.

Men's Heavyweights for Butt Spread MAK

Head of the Charles 2015

With thousands of fans on hand for the Head of the Charles regatta, the Harvard crew program will have the chance to showcase old and new talent over the weekend spectacle.

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