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Help Michelle Get to Bulgaria -or- Visit Michelle’s USRowing Donations Page West Windsor, NJ — Vesper Boat Club’s Michelle Sechser secured her position on Team USA, for 2018, by winning the USRowing National Team Trials, in the lightweight women’s single sculls. Michelle rowed from behind—until the final 250m—to defeat the […]

Michelle Sechser Wins 2018 USRowing National Team Trials

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 — In a ripping tailwind, the USA M8+ with Yohann Rigogne in 2 seat, and Tom Peszek in 5 set finished behind the Germans, in a close and exciting final of the 2017 FISA World Rowing Championships. Germany led the race, with little separation between 2nd and 6th […]

Vesper’s Tom Peszek and Yohann Rigogne Row to Silver

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