• Fall Fun
    September 29, 2014
    Fall Season is underway with a great squad of returning rowers and a full group of novices. The weather on the coast of Maine has been spectacular and crews are taking advantage of it mornings and afternoons.
  • Bowdoin Rowing Loses Close Race at Henley Regatta
    June 26, 2014
    HENLEY ON THAMES, U.K. - After an undefeated regular season, and a first-time win at the international Reading Amateur Regatta, Bowdoin’s varsity rowing team this weekend lost a close race with Yale.
  • Bowdoin Rowing Wins Reading Amateur Regatta in Advance of Henley
    June 18, 2014
    READING, U.K. - Bowdoin Rowing’s Varsity 1 Women’s boat won the Women’s Elite 4+ at the Reading Amateur Regatta Saturday, claiming Bowdoin’s first ever victory in an international regatta and continuing their undefeated streak for the year.
  • Really Grand Finals at NE’s!
    May 03, 2014
    Bowdoin placed all six of its entries into the Grand Finals at the New England Rowing Championships on May 3, and came away with a gold, two silvers, a bronze, and two 4th place finishes!
  • Great Rowing at Greater Boston
    April 27, 2014
    At the Greater Boston Invitational on the Merrimack at Lowell, the Bowdoin Navy again showed speed and determination. We earned top three finishes in all eight events we entered, with 3 firsts, 4 seconds and a third.
  • Spring Season 2014
    March 27, 2014
    After a great spring break at Camp Bob Cooper we are back to the frozen north! Ice in the river has delayed installation of docks, but we are hard at work back on the ergs while we wait for the thaw.
  • Speedboats!
    November 14, 2013
    A beautiful fall season saw speed boats right through the Navy!
  • Strong Showing at the Snake
    October 12, 2013
    At the Quinsigamond Snake Regatta in Worcester on 10/12, the Bowdoin Navy snagged one gold, two silver, and two bronze medals in a great day of racing.
  • Textile Medal Haul
    October 09, 2013
    Steady rain throughout the day could not dampen the spirits or speed of the Bowdoin Navy at the 34th Textile River Regatta in Lowell, MA on Sunday. With 10 boats in 6 events, we pulled in 3 gold, 2 silver, and a bronze for a great day of time trial racing.
  • Opening days 2013
    September 23, 2013
    Our Opening Days bring some 27 new rowers and coxswains to the Navy for our 2 week “try it out” session. With several of our juniors abroad this term, we’re thrilled with the turnout! The upper boats have been hard at work preparing for racing in October.
  • The Henley Royal Regatta
    July 09, 2013
    After a terrific week of training we entered the Opening Round of Prince Albert Cup with high hopes for a deep run into the regatta. But it was not to be. The men rowed level with Edinburgh for the first half of the race but couldn't match the Scots’ higher rate over the end.
  • New England Championships!
    May 06, 2013
    At the New England Rowing Championships on May 4th at historic Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, MA, the Bowdoin Navy dominated the six events for four oared crews by winning four of the events and finishing third and fourth in the other two races. The team finished 7th out of 32 schools in total points without competing in any of the events for eights.
  • Recent Racing Domination
    April 24, 2013
    Bowdoin Rowing had a great weekend of racing - we dominated the racing at the Riverhawk Racing Series hosted by UMASS Lowell on Saturday, April 20
  • Spring Speed!
    April 14, 2013
    After a terrific training trip to good old Camp Bob Cooper, The Navy is off to a speedy beginning to spring season. At The Big Three with Amherst and Middlebury on April 13, Bowdoin won 4 of the 8 events for fours, and was second in the remaining 4 races. In the Eights, Bowdoin finished just a length behind Midlebury in hard fought rows up the Connecticut.
    October 22, 2012
    At The Head of The Charles on Oct. 20th 2012, Bowdoin crews made Navy history as both the women and the men earned medals in this classic fall festival of rowing. Racing in the College Fours event, both crews pulled with enormous determination and just plain guts as they attacked the course from beginning to end. When results were posted, the men repeated a medal winning row from 2011, and the women won Bowdoin’s first gold at The Charles. It was glorious.
  • Through The Snake; On To The Charles!
    October 14, 2012
    We had a great day of racing at the Quinsigamond Snake Regatta in Worcester on 10/13. Both men and women repeated last year’s gold medal sweep in the fours events; the men beat 2nd place Vt. by :32 and the women zoomed to a :52 win over Amherst in 2nd. The novice men and women came in first among the novice entries, with the Novice Women stealing the show with a 6th place finish among all crews! In the eights, the men were 20th and the women 23rd. Complete results are at snake.qra.org.
  • Fall Opener!
    October 02, 2012
    The Fall Racing Season opened with The Textile River Regatta on Sunday 9/30, during Bowdoin’s Family Weekend.
  • Dad Vail Icing on The Cake
    May 16, 2012
    After sweeping the varsity fours events at New Englands the Bowdoin Navy headed to Philadelphia for the Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta and iced the season’s cake with with three crews advancing to the semis, a silver medal for the women in the D-2/3 Varsity Four, and lessons learned in Lane 0.
  • Rowing Alchemey Turns Silver Into Gold!
    May 16, 2012
    At the close of its 25th Anniversary Season, The Bowdoin Navy found some racing alchemy that turned the silver commemoration into Gold! On May 5th at the New England Rowing Championships on historic Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, MA, Bowdoin advanced all 6 of its entries to the Grand Finals and once there, took 4 gold medals.
  • Bowdoin Rowing Takes Three First-Place Finishes at Big Three Regatta
    April 14, 2012
    HADLEY, Mass. - At the Big Three Regatta with Amherst and Middlebury on 4/14, Bowdoin took 3 firsts, 3 seconds, and 2 thirds. Bowdoin won the Men's Varsity Four, Women's Varsity Four, and Men's Second Varsity Four.