NEW YORK – It will be another busy weekend of competitive racing for the Columbia lightweights, who face off against three more top-10 foes at Overpeck Park. On Saturday, the No. 2 Lions will take on top-ranked Cornell and No. 7 MIT with the Geiger Cup on the line. Columbia also will take on No. 9 Dartmouth on Sunday for the Subin Cup.
NEW YORK – The Columbia heavyweight rowing squad will return to action this Saturday, April 19 against No. 9 Penn and No. 5 Yale for the Blackwell Cup in New Haven, Conn.
NEW YORK – The Columbia women's rowing team has a busy slate on tap this weekend, taking part in nine races against 14 other programs over two days at the Clemson Invitational on Lake Hartwell in South Carolina.
Northeastern once led the Woodbury Cup series, four races to one, but Columbia has fought back. Its victory today was its fourth in the last five regattas, and evened the Cup series at 5-5.
The Columbia heavyweights were not able to defeat Princeton and Penn, both Top Ten teams, in the 104th running of the Childs Cup regatta. Princeton swept two of Columbia's three races, and Penn took the other.
It was a dream match-up in the world of collegiate rowing, but Yale's dream had the best outcome, as the Bulldogs edged Columbia for the Dodge Cup on the Housatonic, with Penn finishing third.
NEW YORK – The Columbia women's rowing team will compete against Northeastern in the 10th running of the Woodbury Cup on Saturday, April 12 in Boston.
NEW YORK – The Columbia heavyweight rowing program is set to take part in the 104th edition of the Childs Cup Regatta when they take on nationally-ranked Penn and Princeton in Philadelphia on Saturday, April 12.
NEW YORK – The No. 2 Columbia lightweight rowing squad will vie for the Dodge Cup against Yale and Penn this Saturday, April 12 on the Housatonic River.
The blasting crosswind virtually brought crews to a stop. "WIT mentally brought us back in that last 250," James Winford said. Suddenly here came the Lions. "We really cranked the last 250," he recalled. It was barely enough.
Heavyweight Rowers Win Three of Four in Home Opener; Wind Conditions Cause Cancellation of Several RacesApril 6th, 2014
Buffeted by a steady 30-mile per hour wind which swept across the lake, and occasionally gusted to 40 MPH, the crews of Columbia, MIT, Dartmouth and Holy Cross battled the conditions as much as each other
The Columbia women's crew couldn't have worked any harder, but the young Lion squad was unable to cope with the speed, power and experience of the University of Virginia or Princeton.
NEW YORK - The Columbia women's rowing team will take to the waters of Lake Carnegie in Princeton to face off against their Ivy League foe Tigers and Virginia on Saturday morning.
NEW YORK - Columbia's lightweight rowing team will find out what its made right off the bat as they take on No. 4 Navy and No. 2 Princeton on Saturday to begin its spring season. The race against the Midshipmen will feature the return of the WIT (Whatever It Takes) Cup.
NEW YORK - Columbia's heavyweights will make its home debut when they host MIT, Dartmouth and Holy Cross with the Alumni Cup regatta at the Lions' home course at Overpeck Park in Ridgefield, N.J.