May 13, 2012
MIT Crew Competes at Eastern Sprints
WORCESTER, Mass. – MIT’s heavy and lightweight crew teams both had multiple entries at the 2012 Eastern Sprints Regatta on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester. Boding well for the future of both programs, the Engineer freshman teams had the best finishes at the regatta, with the freshman lightweight team taking second in the petite final of its division.
April 28, 2012
Heavyweight Crew Third In Wisconsin
BARABOO, Wis. – It was a light weekend of racing for the MIT heavyweight crew team. The squad fielded just a freshman eight boat against crews from Dartmouth College and host University of Wisconsin in a race that was moved to Devils Lake State Park in Baraboo, Wisconsin due to weather.
April 21, 2012
Heavyweight Crew Downs UMass
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s heavyweight crew team picked up its first head-to-head win of the season this morning as the Engineers rowed past a crew from UMass.
April 14, 2012
MIT Heavyweight Crew Falls To Harvard, Princeton
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s heavyweight crew team took on a pair of nationally ranked teams on the Charles River on Saturday, rowing against second-ranked Harvard University and fourth-ranked Princeton University in a battle for the Compton Cup. The Harvard crew came out on top in the Varsity 8 race, with Princeton second and MIT third.
April 7, 2012
Heavyweight Crew Takes On BC, Bates and Trinity
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT returned to its home venue of the Charles River for the first time during the spring racing season. Taking on Boston College, Bates College and Trinity College, the Engineers fielded crews in the varsity 8, freshman 8 and freshman 4 races this morning.
March 31, 2012
Columbia Rows Past MIT to Take Alumni Cup
BRONX, N.Y. – MIT and No. 13 Columbia squared off with their heavyweight rowing teams for the rights to the Alumni Cup in the first outing of the spring for the Engineers. On a cold and blustery day it was Columbia that came out on top to win the cup in a race that also had crews from No. 17 Dartmouth and Holy Cross on the 2,000-meter course.
March 27, 2012
America Rows Feature: Sunday School At MIT
MIT Crew works with inner city youth to introduce them to the sport of rowing.
January 23, 2012
MIT Crew Completes Florida Training Trip
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - On Wednesday, January 11, MIT Crew departed Cocoa Beach, Fla. after an intensive, ten-day training trip. All four MIT Crew squads: open and lightweight women and heavyweight and lightweight men, met in Florida just after the New Year to row on the Banana River and Sykes Creek, gaining considerable improvements in technique and fitness. Practicing twice daily on the water, all four MIT Crew squads logged valuable miles with an eye on successful spring racing.
November 19, 2011
Men’s Crew Closes Fall Season at Foot of the Charles
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT’s crew program closed out the fall portion of its seasons today with the Engineers having a number of crews entered in the Foot of the Charles competition. MIT had four entries in the Varsity 4+ field while also fielding four crews in the Freshman of 8+ competition.
November 5, 2011
MIT Crew Competes at Dartmouth
HANOVER, N.H. – It was back on the road for the MIT crew teams this weekend as both the lightweight and heavyweight squads entered novice crews at the Dartmouth Green Monster on the Connecticut River in Hanover.
October 30, 2011
Heavyweight Crew Has Solid Outing at Princeton Chase
PRINCETON, N.J. – MIT’s heavyweight crew team made its second outing of the season at the Princeton Chase. The Engineers fielded a pair of eight crews at the event and came away with solid results while picking up some valuable experience for the coming season.
October 24, 2011
Men’s Crew Opens Season at Head of the Charles
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – It was the official start of the crew season for MIT’s heavyweight and lightweight crew teams this weekend as both had entries in the prestigious Head of the Charles competition held on the Charles River. A pair of eights from each team plied the waters of the Charles in the world-famous event.
October 18, 2011
Tech Crews Prep for Head of the Charles Regatta
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – This coming weekend the MIT varsity crews will kick off the fall portion of their season with one of the biggest competitions of the year, the historic Head of the Charles regatta. With more than 8,000 athletes from around the world competing in 55 different events, the Head of the Charles is the world’s largest, two-day rowing event. It attracts up to 300,000 spectators to Boston and Cambridge.
October 2, 2011
MIT Crew Dedicates New Racing Shell to Director of Athletics, Soriero
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Following a spirited, early morning alumni race, coaches, alumni and friends of MIT crew gathered at the Pierce Boathouse to dedicate the newest racing shell in the Tech fleet in honor of Director of Athletics and DAPER Department Head, Julie Soriero, on Saturday morning.
August 24, 2011
MIT Crew Summer Rowing Recap
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Over the summer current rowers and alumnae of MIT Crew represented various rowing clubs in club racing both nationally and internationally.