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New Boat El Ganador

On a warm and sunny Saturday afternoon of May 14th, 2011, the latest addition to our fleet was christened. With great enthusiasm, the company Eplax (http://www.eplax.de/) had decided to sponsor this eight for the Rowing Team. For the christening, Mr Mielke from Eplax, his wife as well as their son Cedric came to honor the beautiful wooden eight and give it its new name. For this event featuring the christening and afterwards a delicious BBQ on the terrace of the VRV boat house the Rowing Team had further invited the training team of the VRV as well as all members of the VRV board and also from...

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Bremer Hochschulsportachter gewinnt beim Odra-Cup in Breslau

Am vergangenen Wochenende ist der Bremer Hochschulachter der Einladung der technischen Hochschule Breslau (Polen) gefolgt und auf der internationalen Studentenregatta in Breslau an den Start gegangen. Das Bremer Team setzte sich aus erfahrenen Ruderern aller Bremer Vereine zusammen. Für die Hochschule Bremen starteten Peter Dirlam, Simon Petereit und Steuerfrau Charlotte Peters. Während die Studenten Dirk Werthmann, Jens Große, Knud Lange, Joos Lange und Mateusz Cienciala von der Bremer Universität an den Start geschickt worden. Stephan Huerholz aus dem Jacobs University Rowing Team komplettierte...

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Hanse Boat Race 2011 – Total Jacobs Domination

The days after the Spring Training camp were quickly passing by and the D-Day was getting closer and closer. Finally Lars sent an email saying 1 day left and everyone realized that it was already Friday morning before the 2011 Hanse Boat Race. Everyone was packing their bags and getting ready for an important weekend ahead; the boats were already on the trailer and five of us drove downtown for a morning radio show in Bremen Vier promoting the Hanse Boat Race and of course our rowing team. In the afternoon, while the Royal wedding was taking place in London, the Jacobs Rowing Team took the train...

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