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Rowing World Cup Munich 2010

On the weekend from the 18th to the 20th of June the Rowing World Cup 2010 took place at the Olympia regatta track in Munich and the Jacobs Rowing Team was invited to participate in the Stӓdte Regatta. Coming together from all parts of Germany, we managed to have a crew for our eight Frieda. Considering that we never rowed together in that constellation and just had 15 minutes of practice before the race, the two 250 m sprints went surprisingly smooth. Already on Saturday we could watch the national teams’ semifinals, were fascinated by the latest developments on the rowing market, and tried...

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End of the Year Trip to Schamaika

After the very intense season with daily outings, the Jacobs rowing team went on a fun rowing trip to celebrate their successful end of the year. With fourteen happy rowers, three heavy wooden boats and several crates of beer we embarked on the 30 km to Schamaika, a camping place in the Teufelsmoor. Passing through the Ritterhuder Schleuse and enjoying the beautiful scenery, the team proved once more how well we row together. After everyone was coxing a boat at least once, we arrived after around five hours of leisure but exhausting rowing at our destiny. We had a very nice BBQ, quite...

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