July 20, 2009
Tech Heavyweights Finish Season with Strong Performance at Henley Royal Regatta
The MIT's men's heavyweight crew concluded its outstanding 2009 season with a strong showing at the prestigious Henley Royal Regatta in Henley-on-Thames, England. Competing in the Ladies' Challenge Plate event for eight-man shells, Tech defeated a powerful crew from London's Molesey Boat Club, before falling to eventual champion Brown University in the second round.
May 18, 2009
Engineers Place 12th at Sprints; Earn Bid to National Championship
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The MIT's heavyweight crew continued its best season in decades with a 12th place finish at the EARC Sprints. After many years of finishing 17th or 18th, the Engineers made the leap to the petite final, relegating such crews as Yale and Princeton to the third-level final. MIT's freshman crew continued to race impressively, finishing ninth.
May 4, 2009
Mixed Results for Tech Heavies at Cochrane and Jablonic Cups
CHICAGO, Ill. - A full day of racing on Chicago's Cal Sag Canal yielded mixed results for MIT's men's heavyweight crew. In their first race - the Cochrane Cup - Tech's varsity boat had one its best races of the year, beating Dartmouth by nine seconds and finishing only 2.8 seconds behind defending national champion and current nationally-ranked No. 1 Wisconsin.
April 13, 2009
Heavyweight Crew Powers to Donahue Cup
October 30, 2008
Men's Heavyweight Crew Off to Strong Start in 2008-09