June 25, 2010
Senior Perspective: Sailing's Alee Perkins
On a sunny, November morning this past fall, I was bicycling back over the Anderson Bridge from weight practice with the sailing team when I heard the familiar sound of oar blades catching the water.
June 11, 2010
Senior Perspective: Sailing's Liz Powers
On the morning of August 24, 2006, my dad and I drove on the winding one-way streets of Cambridge in a torrential downpour. I was on my way to Mather House, the dorm where the sailing team was staying for preseason. A confusing mix of excitement and worry filled me.
June 8, 2010
Sailings Powers Garners National Sportsmanship Award; Palmer Earns All-America Mention
Harvard senior Liz Powers was the recipient of college sailing's top award for sportsmanship, and junior Alan Palmer received All-America honorable mention at the ICSA national banquet.
June 3, 2010
No Wind , No Sailing; Harvard Finishes Second at ICSA Coed Nationals
The third and final day of racing at the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association/Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship saw no action due to lack of wind Thursday, leaving the Harvard sailing team as national runner-up, just five points behind champion Boston College.
June 2, 2010
Sailing Gains Ground, Enters ICSA Final Day Five Points Back
The Harvard sailing team cut 13 points off Boston College's lead on Day 2 of the ICSA/Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship Wednesday on Lake Mendota and enters Friday's final day of competition in second place, just five points behind the Eagles.
June 1, 2010
Crimson Stands Second After Day 1 of Coed Sailing Nationals
The Harvard sailing team stands second after Day 1 of the ICSA/Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship on Lake Mendota. Through six races in each division, the Crimson has accumulated just 76 points to trail only leader Boston College.
May 29, 2010
Crimson Sails to Seventh Place at ICSA Women's National Championship
The Harvard sailing team placed sixth in the B division and ninth in the A division on the way to a seventh-place team finish at the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association Womens National Championship Thursday and Friday on Lake Mendota.
May 27, 2010
Follow Harvard Sailing Live at ICSA Nationals
The Harvard sailing team kicks off the spring nationals by competing in the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association Women's National Championship Thursday and Friday on Lake Mendota in Madison, Wis. Fans can follow the action via live video and Twitter feed.
May 11, 2010
Wareham, Palmer, Konstadt Named All-New England Sailors
Juniors Meghan Wareham and Alan Palmer and senior Michelle Konstadt of the Harvard sailing team have been named to the All-New England coed sailing teams, the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association has announced.
May 10, 2010
Harvard Sailing Places Seventh at New England Team Racing Championship
The Harvard sailing team finished seventh at the New England Team Racing Championship, hosted by Salve Regina Saturday and Sunday at Sail Newport. The Crimson advanced from its opening round robin with a 5-0 record but was eliminated after the first gold round robin.
May 6, 2010
Sailing Photos Now Available at Harvard Photo Store
Action and team photos of the Harvard sailing team are now available for purchase at the Harvard Photo Store.
May 1, 2010
Crimson Places Fifth in Coed Semis, Sails on to Nationals
Juniors Alan Palmer and Meghan Wareham placed fourth in the A division to lead the Harvard sailing team to a fifth-place finish at the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association Western Semi Finals, earning a berth in the ICSA Coed Dinghy National Championship.
April 30, 2010
Follow Sailing at National Semis in Seattle
The Harvard sailing team will compete Saturday and Sunday at the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association Western Semi Finals at Sail Sand Point in Seattle, Wash., and fans can follow live results via Twitter.
April 27, 2010
Harvard Lands Four on Womens All-NE Team; Powers Honored
Senior captain Liz Powers has been named the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Associations womens Sportsman of the Year and has been named All-New England, along with teammates Marie Appel, Alexandra Jumper and Emily Lambert.
April 27, 2010
Harvard Sails on to Women's Nationals with Runner-Up NE Finish
The Harvard sailing team earned its second straight second-place finish at the New England Womens Championship over the weekend on Narragansett Bay, advancing directly to the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association National Championship.
April 24, 2010
Harvard Sailing Seeks Another Strong New England Women's Showing
The Harvard sailing team competes in the New England Womens Championship this weekend at Brown, looking to replicate last seasons top-two finish and land a spot in the national-championship regatta.
April 20, 2010
Coed Sailors Qualify for National Semis with Sixth-Place NE Finish
The Harvard sailing team qualified for the national semifinals with a sixth-place finish at the New England Dinghy Championship over the weekend at Connecticut College. The womens team placing sixth at nearby Coast Guard and other sailors competed at three local regattas.
April 16, 2010
Crimson Sailing Set to Compete for New England Coed Title
The Harvard sailing team has competed in more than 40 events so far this season and hopes all that hard work will pay off starting this weekend at the New England Dinghy Championship, the first championship regatta of the spring.
April 12, 2010
Harvard Sailing Captures Marchiando Trophy
The Harvard sailing team won 14 of its 15 races in Sundays round robins to claim the Lynne Marchiando Trophy in team racing hosted by MIT on the Charles River. The Crimson also placed sixth at the Longfellow Bridge Invitational/Central Series Four.
April 5, 2010
Harvard Women's Sailing Takes Fifth at Dellenbaugh Trophy
A second-place finish in the B division and a fifth-place overall showing at the Womens Dellenbaugh Trophy at Brown were part of a weekend of three top-six team performances for the Harvard sailing team.
March 29, 2010
Four Top-Five Finishes for Harvard Sailors
Harvard sailors placed in the top five of four regattas over the weekend. The Crimson posted two division-winning performances and had another division runner-up entry.
March 21, 2010
Sailing Places Sixth of 20 Schools at Truxtun Umstead
A sixth-place finish among 20 schools at the four-division Truxtun Umstead intersectional regatta highlighted three weekend events for the Harvard sailing team. The Crimson also placed third of 11 teams at Central Series three and 15th at the St. Marys Womens Intersectional.
March 15, 2010
Sailing Wins Jackson Team Race, Takes Fifth at Navy Women's
The Harvard coed sailing team posted its first team victory of2010 with a first-place 13-4 record at the John Jackson Memorial Team Race over the weekend, while the Crimson women took fifth place at the Navy Spring Womens Intersectional.
March 8, 2010
Sailing Opens Spring Season by Placing Third at Sharpe Trophy
The Harvard sailing team opened the 2010 spring season with an 11-7 record and third-place finish in the Sharpe Trophy Team Race Saturday at MIT. The Crimson posted a 9-6 record in three round robins against the rest of the six-team field and beat Boston College in a best-of-three series for third place.
February 13, 2010
US Sailing: Clay Johnson '07 on Open Water
Clay Johnson '07, a former All-America skipper for the Harvard sailing team and an aspiring 2012 Olympian, was featured in an article on the official site of US Sailing Friday.
December 19, 2009
Genny Tulloch 05 Nominated for 2009 Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year
Former Harvard sailor Genny Tulloch 05, the U.S. women's match racing champion, is one of five nominees for the 2009 Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year award, the United States Sailing Association announced this week.
November 16, 2009
Harvard Takes Eighth at Coed ACC Regatta; Women Place 14th
The Harvard sailing team wrapped up its fall season by placing eighth at the Atlantic Coast Championship on the Charles River and 14th at the Womens Atlantic Coast Championship at Brown.
November 9, 2009
Crimson Takes Horn Trophy
The Harvard sailing team won the Michael Horn Trophy Team Race Saturday and Sunday on the Charles River, posting a 12-3 round-robin record and topping Vermont in the final.
November 3, 2009
Harvard Coeds, Women ACC-Bound After Placing Fourth
The Harvard coed and womens sailing teams both posted fourth-place finishes over the weekend, qualifying for the Atlantic Coast Championships in two weeks. The Crimson also placed ninth at the Nickerson Trophy, New Englands freshman championship.
October 26, 2009
Crimson Logs Runner-Up Finish at Stu Nelson
A week after placing second in their division, senior Liz Powers and sophomore Marie Appel did one better at the Womens Stu Nelson Trophy over the weekend, winning the B division and leading the Harvard sailing team to a second-place team finish.
October 18, 2009
Harvard Women Seventh at Yale; Coeds Eighth at Navy
Senior Liz Powers and sophomore Marie Appel placed second in the 20-team B division to lead the Harvard sailing team to a seventh-place team finish at the Yale Womens Intersectional held over the weekend.
October 11, 2009
Harvard Places Third at Moody Trophy
With top-four finishes in both divisions, the Harvard sailing team placed third overall at the Moody Trophy Saturday and Sunday at Wisconsin.
October 5, 2009
Harvard Women Take Second at Regis Bowl
The Harvard sailing team finished second among 10 schools at the Womens Regis Bowl over the weekend. The Crimson also placed 13th at the Smith Trophy and ninth at Central Series Four.
September 27, 2009
Two Fifth-Place Finishes for Crimson
The Harvard sailing team earned a pair of fifth-place finishes over the weekend, in the Hood Trophy at Tufts and Central Series Three, hosted by Boston University.
September 22, 2009
Harvard Competes at Four Weekend Regattas
The Harvard sailing team placed seventh at the women's Mrs. Hurst Bowl, the Crimsons top finish on a weekend in which it competed in four events.
September 18, 2009
Season Outlook: Young Crimson Squad Looks to Make its Mark in 2009-10
The Harvard sailing teams fall season is underway, and the team is young but ready to compete with the regions top teams. The Crimson is set to compete in its second weekend of the fall, sending competitors to the Nevins Trophy at Kings Point and the Womens Mrs. Hurst Bowl at Dartmouth.
September 14, 2009
Crimson Women Fourth at Inaugural Schuman Trophy
A fourth-place finish at the inaugural Womens Antonia Schuman Trophy highlighted the Harvard sailing teams first weekend of competition in the 2009 fall season.
June 30, 2009
Go Time: GoCrimson Redesign Launches July 1
The Harvard University Department of Athletics is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned official athletics' website, GoCrimson.com.