As a Midwest kid from the suburbs, I really didn’t know what I was looking at, but it was beautiful and I had to find out what it was.So I biked down West River Parkway, hoping to catch up with it somewhere.In 1991, he was a finalist in the men's pair at the United States Pan American Games trials.
The Dragons wound up with 42 overall points for the meet to outdistance co-runners-up Massachusetts and Bucknell. With the weather situation, we had to put them on ice a little bit, but they got themselves back and ready to go." Lightning that accompanied two substantial spells of heavy rain resulted in a delay of more than 21/2 hours, setting up the final stretch of seven races. Although they won only one race - the men's junior varsity heavyweight eight - they showed enough depth to pick up the Jack Bratton Trophy for overall points. "Any time you're talking about team points, your whole team has to do something good.
He oversaw the Freshman 8 take silver at IRA's in 2002, which is currently the best eights finish by a club team at the varsity national championships.
In 2004, he coached the Varsity 4 to the bronze medal at IRA's.
By luck, I found an entrance to the Minneapolis Rowing Club.
They invited me to try it out, and that’s how I got started.