Submitted by Mike Puckly on Sun, 10/30/2016 - 18:16
The Men's Team completed it's 2016 season on Saturday, October 29th at the Nation's second largest regatta, the Head of the Fish.
In his first singles race EVER, Eric Truntz competed in the Master 1x (40-49) and successfully made it across the finish line and back to dock. Congratulations, Eric. We see more singles races in your future.
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Mon, 10/24/2016 - 08:07
The Men's Team competed at the 52nd Head of the Charles this past weekend. And even with a much smaller roster this fall, the team fielded competitive crews across all of it's entries.
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Sat, 10/08/2016 - 21:51
In nearly perfect conditions for rowing, the men's team turned in a strong performance at the biggest single day regatta in the United States.
The master 4+ of Luc P., Kyle S., Eric T., Simon D. and Hamza A. rowed to an 8th place finish out of 20 boats, raw time (14th after the handicaps were applied).
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Sun, 10/02/2016 - 21:14
For the first time, ever, every member of the men's team who competed came away with a medal at our own race, the Head of the Riverfront, on Sunday, October 2nd.
Simon started the day with a row in the Master 1x (age 27-39) with a 2nd place finish and a silver medal.
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Mon, 09/26/2016 - 12:38
Several members of the men's racing team competed at the Coastweeks Regatta in Mystic, CT on Sunday, September 18th. Before the regatta fades into history, I wanted to post the results.
In the first race of the day, Hector D. won the gold in the Open 1x by over 2 minutes! His raw time for this 2k race was 9:34.19
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Mon, 08/22/2016 - 06:50
The men's team finished the 2016 Master National Championships as they began it on Sunday in Worcester, MA.
Fittingly, our eldest team member, Ev Seyler, started the 'day of medals' by take a silver medal in the LTWT I1x event.
Our Club B4x of Ryan N., Tom B., Steve G. and Ian H. put on a technical show for us and 'dorsi-flexed' their way to a silver medal.
Staying with the small boats, Matt C. and Hector D. rowed to a gold medal in the Open A2- event. A great effort by this pair and big win for both.
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Sun, 08/21/2016 - 08:33
Master National's Day 3 is in the books for the Riverfront Men's Team. The day started with the news that Paul Fitzgerald had injured himself in an earlier race and had to pull out of his remaining events at the Regatta. Jonathan N. stepped in to fill his shoes in the Open C2x event with Scott. In their first row ever together, Scott & Jonathan came within 2 seconds and one place of advancing to the semi-finals.
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Sat, 08/20/2016 - 12:17
The men's team continued their successful run at the 2016 Master National's on Day 2.
The LTWT A4+ of Luc P., Jonathan N., Hector D., Matt C., and Ian H. took the Silver Medal.
The Club E4+ of Johnny D., Eric R., Fred S., Scott P. and Mike P., progressed through heats, semi-finals and a final to lead the field from start to finish, winning the gold.
Paul F. and Jonathon R. finished the day by taking a hard fought silver medal in the A2x.
The Riverfront Men's team now stands in 4th place with 125 points, just 4 points behind New Haven.
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Fri, 08/19/2016 - 07:46
The Men's Team had a great first day at Master National's in Worcester placing it second in team point with 82, with only Cambridge tallying more team points.
Peter Belmonte advanced to the Final in the Open A1x where he took a bronze medal ahead of Paul Fitzgerald in 4th place.
Next our Open AA4+ of Luc, Matt M., Ryan N., Tom B. and Hector D. took the gold for our first sweep boat medal of the regatta.
Our Club A4+ progressed through a heat, semi-final & final to take a hard fought silver medal beating out rivals Lincoln Park and Potomac.
Submitted by Mike Puckly on Mon, 07/25/2016 - 09:55
The Riverfront Men's Team returned to the Diamond State Regatta for the first time in 5 years over this past weekend. Diamond State is the largest Master's Regatta on the East Coast outside of Master National's.
From our start in the Saturday sculling events through to the finish in the sweep and quad events on Sunday, the men's team put in strong performances in EVERY SINGLE event. Our hard work and focus are paying off.