“The National Rowing Foundation announced the selection of two devoted patrons of rowing, and six crews comprising twenty-six athletes for induction to the prestigious National Rowing Hall of Fame. The crews of the boats being honored include exceptional men and women—heavyweight and lightweight—who undertook the daunting competitive challenges of international […]

Vesper Boat Club Members Inducted into the Rowing Hall of ...

On June 13th, 2015, The Royal Sport Nautique & the Vesper Club came together for a day of racing and an All American, “AllTogether” BBQ to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of both Clubs. The event was attended by 100 guests with fourteen visitors from the Belgian contingency. The Belgians enjoyed […]

All Together Bar-B-Cue

Michelle Sechser (s) and Devery Karz (b) won the lightweight women's double at the 2015 National Selection Regatta I
April 25, 2015, Mercer County, New Jersey— At the 2015 USRowing National Selection Regatta I Vesper Boats showed success in first step towards the 2016 Rio Olympics. All seven Vesper boats which raced at the NSR made the A finals. • Men’s Pair: Yohann Rigogne and Tom Peszek finish 2nd […]

Vesper Athletes Successful at National Selection Regatta I

Mary Jones, Yohann Rigongne, and Shannon Kaplan were recognized as the Open Female, Open Male, and Masters Female Schuylkill Navy 2014 Athletes of the Year. Shannon, one of the most exceptionally gifted athletes in our [the Philadelphia] community. A strong cyclist and multi-sport competitor, Shannon is a multi-time elite national […]

Three From Vesper Recognized by the Schuylkill Navy as Athletes ...