2018-19 Men's Heavyweight Crew News

  • Yale Takes 154th Regatta
    June 08, 2019
    A perfect season came to an end in a classic fashion. The Yale Heavyweight Crew Varsity Eight, the 2019 IRA National and EARC Sprints Champions, completed another unblemished campaign by beating Harvard in the 154th edition of the Yale-Harvard Regatta on the Thames River.
  • Bulldogs Capture Snider Cup
    June 07, 2019
    The Yale-Harvard Regatta weekend began with the Bulldogs capturing the combination race, for the Snider Cup, by a boat length this evening on the Thames River.
  • America’s Oldest Intercollegiate Athletics Contest is Saturday
    June 04, 2019
    America’s oldest intercollegiate athletic event, the rowing race between Yale and Harvard, takes place for the 154th time this Saturday on the Thames River. The three races of the Yale-Harvard Regatta, a truly unrivaled experience, begin at 12:45 and can be seen on ESPN+.
  • Yale Wins 3rd Straight National Championship
    June 02, 2019
    Yale won its third straight national title this morning, and all boats medaled for the first time in Yale's history. The 1V won gold, the 2V won bronze, and the 3V won silver.
  • All Boats To Race in IRA Grand Finals
    June 01, 2019
    All boats punched their tickets to tomorrow’s IRA Grand Finals after racing in near perfect conditions early this morning. Racing begins at 10:08 AM tomorrow with the 3V Grand Final.
  • All Boats Progress to Semifinals
    May 31, 2019
    All boats secured spots in tomorrow’s A/B semifinals following a beautiful morning of racing here in California.
  • Yale Racing for 3rd Straight National Title
    May 30, 2019
    The No. 1 ranked Yale Bulldogs begin racing at the 117th Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championships this Friday, May 31, on Lake Natoma in Northern California. Yale seeks its third consecutive national title. The racing takes place Friday through Sunday, June 2.
  • Gladstone Named Ivy Coach of the Year
    May 23, 2019
    The Bulldogs have won five straight Eastern Sprints titles under Steve Gladstone, the Craig W. Johnson ’68 Head Coach of Yale Heavyweight Rowing. The ninth-year mentor of the Elis was named Ivy League Coach of the Year for the fourth time in five years following his squad’s victory at Lake Quinsigamond last Sunday.
  • Yale Wins 5th Straight Eastern Sprints and Rowe Cup
    May 19, 2019
    Yale's Varsity won Eastern Sprints for the fifth consecutive year, and was awarded the Rowe Cup for best overall team preformance.
  • Undefeated Bulldogs Seek 5th Straight Sprints Title
    May 16, 2019
    This Sunday, the 2019 EARC Sprints takes place on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass. The No. 1 ranked Bulldogs are racing five undefeated boats, while the varsity seeks a fifth consecutive Sprints Championship.
  • Yale Wins 6th Straight Carnegie Cup
    April 27, 2019
    For the sixth straight year, the Carnegie Cup remains at the Gilder Boathouse as the Yale Heavyweight Crews remained undefeated. Today’s wins over Princeton and Cornell were the Bulldogs’ final races before the championship season.
  • Yale Seeks Sixth Straight Carnegie Cup
    April 25, 2019
    The top ranked Yale Bulldogs are set to race No.7 Princeton and No. 16 Cornell for the Carnegie Cup on Senior Day this Saturday in the final home race of the 2019 season.
  • Yale Wins the Blackwell Cup
    April 20, 2019
    This morning, Yale's first and second varisty crews won their respective races against Columbia and Penn on the Schuylkill River in Phiidelphia.
  • Yale Races Penn and Columbia for Blackwell Cup
    April 18, 2019
    Yale’s top two boats compete against Penn and Columbia for the Blackwell and Colgan Cups on the Schuylkill River Saturday morning, while the remaining boats race in the 53rd Kerr Cup Regatta hosted by Drexel University.
  • Yale Sweeps Dartmouth in Home Opener
    April 13, 2019
    The Yale Bulldogs had a great morning of racing with all boats finishing ahead of Dartmouth.
  • Yale Takes on Dartmouth in Home Opener
    April 11, 2019
    Yale races Dartmouth for the Olympic Axe this Saturday morning on the Housatonic River in Derby.
  • Yale Wins San Diego Crew Classic
    April 07, 2019
    After winning both the first and second varsity races at the San Diego Crew Classic, Yale returns home with two new pieces of hardware.
  • Four Yale Alums Set For The Boat Race
    April 04, 2019
    The Boat Race, the famous rowing contest between the crews from Oxford and Cambridge Universities, will have a distinct Yale flavor this year. The men’s and women’s races are set for Sunday on the Thames River in London. There will be three former Yale women’s rowers – Sophie Deans ‘18, Kate Horvat ‘18 and Lily Lindsay ‘18 - sitting in the Cambridge eight that faces its archrival over the grueling four-mile course. In addition, Gerard Kuenning ’14, who rowed for the heavyweights at Yale, will sit in the No. 4 seat of the Cambridge reserve men’s eight.
  • Yale Retains Albert Cup
    March 30, 2019
    The two-time defending national champions opened the 2019 racing season by winning the Albert Cup and sweeping Brown at Providence.
  • Spring Racing Season Begins
    March 28, 2019
    This Saturday, March 30, the Yale Heavyweights take on the Brown Bears on Brown’s home course in Providence.
  • Yale Looks for 3rd Straight National Championship
    March 02, 2019
    Yale Heavyweight Crew is in a unique position. Its 2017 and 2018 IRA National Championships were the first for the Bulldogs since 1982; the only other title was nearly 100 years prior.
  • National Champs Training in Sunshine State
    January 06, 2019
    The Yale Heavyweights have headed down to the Sunshine State to start the winter training season.
  • Bulldogs Top Collegiate Boat at HOC
    October 22, 2018
    Yale had an impressive showing at the 54th Annual Head of the Charles Regatta, with boats finishing 2nd and 17th respectively.
  • Yale Set for Head of the Charles Regatta
    October 20, 2018
    Tomorrow morning, Yale heads to Boston to race in the 54th annual Head of the Charles Regatta.
  • Bulldogs Triumph on Housatonic, Get Rings
    October 06, 2018
    The back-to-back national championship winning heavyweight crew team saw continued success this morning by posting the fastest time at the 2018 Head of the Housatonic Regatta.