Catherine Garrett commits to Princeton!!

Congratulations to CBC’s Catherine Garrett who has committed to attend Princeton next year!  Catherine will be racing for the #5-ranked Tigers.

Jenna Macrae (bottom right with her family) commits to Princeton!!

Congratulations to CBC’s Jenna Macrae who has also committed to attend Princeton next year!  Both of CBC’s team Captains will be racing for the Tigers!

CBC’s Ella Petreski commits to Georgetown University!!

Congratulations to Ella Petreski, who committed to Georgetown University, where she will row for their new head coach, Kendall Mulligan, in the Patriot League!!  Go Hoyas!!!

CBC’s ViVi Van Ingen commits to UVA!!!

Congratulations to CBC coxswain, Vivi Van Ingen,  who committed to attend the University of Virginia, the reigning ACC Champion in Women’s Rowing and 5th-place-finisher at the 2018 NCAA Championships.  Go ‘Hoos!!!

CBC 8+ earns Bronze medal at Head of the Charles!

CBC’s 1st Varsity 8+ finished 3rd out of 85 entries at this year’s Head of the Charles regatta in Boston!

CBC’s other boats also turned in impressive performances. CBC’s 4+ finished 35th out of 84 boats — which earns CBC an automatic entry for that event in next year’s regatta — and CBC’s 2nd 8+ finished ahead of over 40 crews, most of whom were their program’s 1st boats!


Congratulations to Catherine Garrett, Olivia Luther, Kat Kern, Julia Abbruzzese and Vivi Van Ingen for winning GOLD at the 2018 US Youth National Championships!

Congratulations as well to Bridget Galloway, Ellie Urdang, Jenna Macrae and Ella Petreski (4th in the 4X) and Heidi Jacobson and Casey Batson (6th in the 2-).

CBC athletes win Gold and Bronze medals at 2018 World Junior Rowing Championships!!!

Four CBC athletes represented the USA at the 2018 World Junior Rowing Championships.  CBC Co-Captain, Catherine Garrett, won GOLD in the 4- race, Julia Abbruzzese and Heidi Jacobson won BRONZE in the 4+ race and CBC Co-Captain, Jenna Macrae made the team as a spare.

CBC athletes compete in Road Race

On Labor Day, several CBC athletes competed in the annual Faxon Law New Haven Road Race, which included half marathon, 20k, 20k-relay and 5k categories.  This event raises funds to benefit people in the New Haven area.  Participating in it has been a CBC tradition for several years now.

CBC athletes win multiple medals at Club Nationals!

Four current CBC athletes raced for USRowing’s Selection team at the 2018 Club National Championships.  Congratulations to Catherine Garrett (Gold – Elite/Senior 4- and Silver – Intermediate 2-), Heidi Jacobson and Julia Abbruzzese (Silver – Elite/Senior 4+ and Gold – Intermediate 4+) and Jenna Macrae (Bronze – Elite/Senior 2-).

USRowing Article features CBC

The June 2018 edition of Rowing Magazine featured a lengthy article called “Connecticut Rules.”  It contains a great description of Connecticut’s rowing teams and the CBC program.

To read the article, click the picture above then the link below it.

USRowing magazine – Connecticut Rules optimized – USRowing, June 2018