Stanford To Host Fifth Windermere Real Estate Collegiate Classic Saturday And Sunday

April 12, 2007

Stanford, Calif. - Event Website

Stanford will host the fifth Windermere Real Estate Collegiate Classic this Saturday-Sunday, April 14-15. The event featuring a series of races between 14 women's team and seven on the men's side will take place at the Redwood Shores Lagoon, which is considered the finest two lane `match race' racing venue in the world.

Women's squads scheduled to take part in the event include California, Central Florida, Louisville, Loyola, Notre Dame, Princeton, Stanford, Tennessee, UCLA, Virginia, Washington and Washington State. Princeton will have two teams competing in the lightweight competition with Loyola and Stanford both fielding one lightweight boat.

The teams participating on the men's side include No. 1 Washington, No. 2 Stanford, No. 8 Wisconsin, No. 9 Trinity, Georgia Washington, Oregon State and No. 4 California (Sunday only).

Racing begins on Saturday at 9 am, PT, with Sunday's action to start five minutes prior at 8:55 am, PT. Races will run every eight minutes. Awards will be presented at Paragon Point (1 Lagoon Drive, Redwood City, California) on Sunday at 12:30 pm, PT.