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Some US rowers fall ill at Olympics test event

...featured more than 500 young rowers.On July 30, The Associated...Olympic gold-medal rower, said in an get as sick as her rowers."I don't know if...answer is to protect the rowers."Rio Mayor Eduardo...we'll do it."Swiss rower Katharina Strahl, noting...
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...
Quirky Inside Passage boat race has a rule: No motors

...a spackling of islands known for its dramatic tidal changes and spectacular scenery.The inaugural Race to Alaska has drawn rowers, sailors, canoers and kayakers from across the country to compete in a contest that only has a few rules - no motors allowed...
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.
Cuba, US improve relations, but sports defections continue two weeks ago in the United States, and last week four rowers at the Pan Am Games in Canada left the team and crossed representative at the games, declined comment about the rowers."We're not speaking in regard to this," he told The Associated...
Race to Alaska names a winner

...knots and suck down logs as big as telephone poles. My pre-race prediction, that winds would be tricky in the Narrows and rowers would gain on sailboats, was way off for the first boats. There's a picture of Elsie Piddock, with a crewman riding her...


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