Head of the Schuylkill: Raining Gold

Head of the Schuylkill: Raining Gold

Our last race of the fall season, the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta, was full of beautiful weather and represented by all of Row New York: youth, adaptive, and masters. We had top notch results across the board and the race served as great regatta exposure for our Queens Novice rowers.


Girls Varsity 1x – Queens (Kass Castillo) – 17th of 21
Girls JV 1x – Queens (Giana Gerald) – 12th of 21
Boys Varsity 4+ – Manhattan – 37th of 62
Girls Varsity 4+ – Manhattan – 24th of 46
Girls JV 4+ – Manhattan – 42nd of 48
Boys Varsity 8+ – Manhattan – 63rd of 70
Boys JV 8+ – Manhattan – 52nd of 61
Girls Varsity 8+ – Queens – 37th of 46
Girls Varsity 8+ – Manhattan – 41st of 46
Girls JV 8+ – Queens – 33rd of 51
Girls Varsity 2x – Queens – 27th of 32

The Row New York community programs put up an amazing performance! Pulling in a collective 5 medals (2 gold, 2 silver, and 1 bronze!!) the masters and adaptive rowers closed out the season with the most successful regatta in the history of the programs! Medaling boats included a Women’s 4+ with gold, Adaptive T/A single with gold (won by 3 minutes and 15 seconds!), Men’s 8+ with silver, Men’s 4x with silver, and Mixed 4x with bronze!


Women’s masters 4+, left to right: Marianne Bers, Victoria Farr, Raphi Tayvah, Anna Hiatt, Linde Finrud-Wilson

We congratulate all of our outstanding rowers and coaches who made this weekend so fun and successful! Next up? The Queens and Manhattan teams will have an inter-squad scrimmage next weekend before ultimately shifting gears towards indoor winter training.