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Snake Regatta

Masters Snake Regatta

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It was a bright sunny day for the the inaugural masters edition of the Quinsigamond Snake Regatta. Twenty-three teams/scullers competed on Lake Quinsigamond in the afternoon post the collegiate Snake Regatta.  The QRC Womens Masters 8 took first place over Narragansett. The Blackstone Hammers finished first in the open 4+/x. Overall, it was a great start to the masters regatta.

View  Resultshttp://www.row2k.com/results/files/20151010QuinsSnake.pdf

Photos  @ Sports Graphics

A note of appreciation to the QRA for hosting the event with the support of the Worcester Boat Club and the QRC.

 


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Heri and Ami

QRC Practice

Heri Sontgerath of Shrewsbury and rowing partner Ami Mehr of Upton practice on Lake Quinsigamond early Thursday morning. T&G Staff/Paul Kapte

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Aziz-Daniel

Varsity rower Daniel Aziz – Pull for a Cure

Created and supported by the Mass General Cancer Center, the one hundred honors 100 Everyday Amazing individuals and groups each year who are changing how we fight cancer. Their commitment inspires us all to take action. “Varsity rower Daniel Aziz literally launched his annual breast cancer fundraising and awareness initiative, Pull for a Cure, on the water. A junior at Brown University in 2009, he recruited his entire crew team to help. The team raised $25,000 leading up to and culminating at the prestigious Head Of The Charles® Regatta, held in Boston every October, breast cancer awareness month.

QRC’s Ami Mehr  was the challenge’s top fundraiser in 2014. “As a recent breast cancer survivor and rower, it was extremely meaningful for me to see so many rowers on the Charles River wearing pink,” she says. “Dan’s organization is very important because it gives rowers an opportunity to raise awareness about breast cancer at one of the world’s largest regattas.”

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