A win in the women's championship fours was the highlight for the four Washington men's and women's crews that competed Sunday in the 55th annual Head of the Charles Regatta.
The Washington men's and women's rowing teams will travel east to take part in the 55th annual Head of the Charles Regatta, the world's largest two-day rowing competition. The Boston-area event marks the first competition of the 2019-20 school year for the Huskies.
Finals have been set in all race categories at the 2019 World Rowing Championships, where nine Washington rowers will vie for world titles over the next two days.
Three Washington alumnae earned qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games by advancing to A finals Thursday on the fifth day of the 2019 World Rowing Championships.
UW alumni Conlin McCabe '13 of Canada and Megan Kalmoe '06 of the United States each took a big step towards qualifying for the 2020 Olympic Games on Wednesday, advancing from their pairs quarterfinals at the 2019 World Championships to earn a spot in the A/B semifinals.
Washington athletes helped guide three different eight-oared crews directly into the A final, highlighting the busiest day thus far for the 20 current and former Huskies competing at the 2019 World Rowing Championships.