Lightweight Rowing - Archives 2016-17
Head lightweight rowing coach Sean Healey has announced the hiring of Steve McCarthy as an assistant coach. He brings over seven years of coaching experience to the Big Green program.
The Dartmouth lightweight rowing team hosted its final event of the fall, the Green Monster, on Sunday. The race was freshman-only and the Big Green entered two boats, one of which was combined with the lightweights.
Dartmouth lightweight rowing returned to the water on Sunday morning for the Princeton Chase, taking part in nine races throughout the day.
Dartmouth men's lightweight rowing opened the 2016-17 season at the 52nd Head of the Charles Regatta on Sunday, racing in the Varsity 4+ and Varsity 8+.
"The important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle, the essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well." - Pierre de Coubertin, father of the modern Olympic Games.
Two Dartmouth rowers were recently announced as members of the Under 23 Team that will compete at the 2016 World Rowing Senior, Under 23 and Junior Championships in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, from Aug. 21-28.
Dartmouth lightweight rowing alums Anthony Fahden '08 and Josh Konieczny '13 have qualified for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Fahden will compete in the four and Konieczny will row in the double sculls.