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Photo: Rower

An early morning rower passes old pilings at Sandy Beach on Tuesday. Wednesday's forecast calls for overcast skies with tempertures in the mid-50s.
CCFR: Good Samaritans rescue rower at Aurora Harbor

A local rower was rescued at Aurora Harbor after he bumped his head and fell into the water earlier this week, according to the chief of the...
Local rowers take to Gastineau Channel for inaugual regatta

...53. Fluetsch was the only rower without college crew team...Kirchhoff, a former Syracuse rower whose daughter Rachael also is a former Syracuse rower. Toy Campbell, another club...organizing the club so local rowers could get together. "This...
Local rowers may form club

JUNEAU - Local rowers are sending out a survey to...said Matt Kirchhoff. Local rowers have used area waters, mostly...for years. "Most of these rowers use lightweight, sliding-seat...said. Kirchoff and fellow rower Ron Flint are asking anyone...
Photo: Weather respite

Two rowers take advantage of Monday afternoon's clear and calm weather to put in at the North Douglas Boat Launch. The National Weather Service calls for mostly cloudy on Tuesday with a chance of snow and rain in the afternoon.
Photo: Gastineau Channel Challenge Regatta

...Gastineau Channel Challenge Regatta, a 1,000-meter course, features two races, one for men and one for women, and is open for rowers of all ages and abilities. The finish line is the end of the sailing club's dock in Gastineau Channel.
Kohan, Boyce find a home on the water injuries and hasn't rowed. Even though several college rowers came from Juneau and the Juneau Rowing Club ( the Cascade Sprints on April 26). Several other novice rowers, all freshmen, from Southeast Alaska competed for the Lutes...
All-weather athletes

...There's always something neat to see." This time of year, the fall colors are showing and mushrooms are thriving, he said. Rowers and kayakers have to pay closer attention to weather forecasts than other outdoor athletes, so they don't find themselves...
Peter McKay

...out of camp and left you out there alone in the wilderness. "And that handshake! What the hell was that about? It was a rower's grip. It could make you cry," he added laughing. Adventures-miserable, ill-fated, thrilling, and exciting-that's...
79 days on water

...The boat Callahan used is a traditionally built lapstrake sailing dory, also known as a surf dory. Though it's not a fast rower or a fast sailor, he said it does both very well and suited his needs perfectly. Its small size was an advantage when he was...


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