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Peter Mansfeld VesperBC Coach
Vesper Boat Club is excited and pleased to announce that Peter Mansfeld has been appointed as the head coach of the high performance rowing program. Peter takes the helm, following a very successful 2017 campaign for Vesper athletes, which resulted in seven medals at the FISA World Rowing Championships. Peter […]

Vesper Boat Club Appoints Peter Mansfeld As High Performance Coach


Sarasota, FL — Vesper’s Ellen Tomek and Meghan O’Leary, under guidance of coach Sarah Trowbridge, rowed to a 2nd place finish at the 2017 FISA World Rowing Championships. The duo got out with the field, which stuck together without separation for the first 1000m As New Zealand slowly pushed out […]

Vesper’s Ellen Tomek and Meghan O’Leary Earn World Champs Silver


Sarasota, FL— Vesper Boat Club’s Michelle Sechser, paired with Potomac Boat Club rower and Philly native Emily Schmeig, rowed to a bronze medal finish at the 2017 FISA World Rowing Championships, in Sarasota, FL. In the final of the lightweight womens’ double sculls, the USA duo sat back in 5th […]

Vesper’s Michelle Sechser Earns World Championships Bronze Medal