Heavyweight Crew Wins Visitors' Challenge Cup

Heavyweight Crew Wins Visitors' Challenge Cup

Harvard won the Visitors' Challenge Cup for the second-straight year (photo courtesy of Henley Royal Regatta).

HENLEY-ON-THAMES, England – The Harvard heavyweight coxless four featuring Max Meyer-Bosse, Andrew Reed, Peter Scholle, and stroke Andy Holmes won the 2014 Visitors' Challenge Cup at the Henley Royal Regatta Sunday.

The Crimson bested Leander Club by 2¼ lengths, finishing in 7:01 to take home the cup for the second-straight year.   

In the Prince Albert Cup final, coxswain Will Hakim, Sean Vedrinelle, Ross Jarvis, Matt Carter and stroke Henry Kennelly fell to Newcastle University 'A' by 3½ lengths.

Rowing for South Africa, Vincent Breet '16 and Shaun Keeling finished second in the Silver Goblets and Nickalls' Challenge Cup, losing the final by two lengths.