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43rd Heineken Roeivierkamp Cup 2015

Amstel River 13th - 15th March 2015 On Friday evening part of the rowing team left for the Heineken Cup in Amsterdam. We were able to participate with a coxed men’s eight (8+) and a coxed women’s quad (4x+). The Saturday races consisted of a 2,5 kilometer race and a 250 meters sprint for both our boats. 52 boats participated in the same category as our 8+. Despite the strong competition we made the 12th place in the 2,5k race. After the 250 meter sprint, however, the men’s eight finished on place 21, thus not qualifying for the races the next day. Our 4x+ raced the same race on Saturday...

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Jacobs Ergocup 2015

On the 14th of March it was time for the first face-off between the Hamburg School of Business Administration Rowing Team and the Jacobs University Rowing Team in 2015. This year, for the first time in its eight-year history, the Ergo Cup did not take place in the Campus Center but in the Cinema on the Campus of Jacobs University. After having dinner and the traditional “noodle party” the night before, a pasta dinner for the entire team to get loaded with carbohydrates, the team met the next morning in the cinema. The main races of both universities, the women’s four and double and the men’s...

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