world championships


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


Vesper Boat Club is excited to announce that Sarah Trowbridge has been appointed as the head coach of the high performance rowing program. Sarah will guide Vesper’s top athletes towards medals at the World Championships, and ultimately, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Prior to joining Vesper, Sarah’s most recent international coaching […]

Vesper Boat Club Appoints Sarah Trowbridge As High Performance Coach




“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 ...