CBC rocks the C.R.A.S.H.-B. Sprints!

CBC rowers and coxswains competed at the C.R.A.S.H.-B. World Indoor Rowing Championships.  Many personal bests were set and Kaitlyn Kynast beat 190 athletes to win Gold in the Junior Women’s Openweight division! (See the Photos page for pictures.)


Bridget Galloway and Phoebe Inall finish 1st and 2nd at CT Indoors U14 Girls 1k race


CBC rowers make their college picks!

Congratulations to our CBC Seniors who have chosen where they will be studying — and rowing — next year!

 


2016 National Championships: CBC Pair wins Gold! CBC Eight takes Bronze!

Bronze medalists: Sophie Perez, Kaitlyn Kynast, Julia Cornacchia, Katie Bower, Taylor Lust, Irene McLaughlin, Lauren Squitieri, Paige Cleary, Andy Bernhardt, and Coach Liz Trond

National Champions:  Julia Cornacchia & Kaitlyn Kynast


CBC’s Kaitlyn Kynast wins Bronze in 2- in 2016 World Championships!

Kaitlyn Kynast (stroke) with her USA teammate Kailani Marchak.


CBC’s Olivia Luther wins two Golds as part of the US 8+ and 4+ at the 2016 CanAmMex Regatta.

Olivia Luther (third from left) with her USA teammates in the 4+.


Ella Petreski and Casey Batson win Bronze racing in the 4X at the 2016 Club Nationals


CBC’s Julia Cornacchia wins Bronze in the 8+ and Kaitlyn Kynast wins Gold in the 4- at the 2015 Junior World Championships!

Julia Cornacchia (2nd from left) with her USA teammates.

Coach Trond with Kaitlyn Kynast (fourth from left) with and her World Champion teammates.


CBC Takes Silver Medal at USRowing Youth Nationals

The Connecticut Boat Club, an all-girls rowing team, placed second in women’s youth 8+ at the USRowing Youth National Championships June 14-15. The CBC boat was the only boat from the Northeast.

The CBC silver medal-winning team consists of New Canaan’s Casey Clifford, Darien’s Kendra Shutts, Wilton’s Katherine Squitieri, Darien’sKatie de Haas, Darien’s Courtney Lincoln, Fairfield’s Isabel Fitter, Ridgefield’s Meg Galloway, Darien’s Paige Voigt and Fairfield’s Jessica Ferrante.

“It was definitely one of the best moments of my life,” said Clifford, a rising senior at New Canaan High School. “We were all kind of screaming. There was a lot of relief, and it was unbelievable because it’s been a long season with a lot of ups and downs. To have that outcome was amazing because our boat is unbelievably close and we’re all best friends.”