Cambridge, Mass. – Brown women's crew was represented by three different boats at the 48th Annual Head of the Charles Regatta this weekend, with the Bears' varsity four putting in a strong performance, placing fifth overall; third among college crews.
In the championship four event Brown finished in 19:21.20, just a few seats behind Virginia. Two clubs boats, one from Canada, placed first and second, while Yale finished in third.
Not only was Bruno's varsity eight boat in action, but the Brown alumni showed up in full force, entering a boat of their own. The V8 finished in 24th at 17:51.52 while the Friends of Brown's Women's Crew placed 32nd in 18:35.64.
Brown wraps up the 2012 portion of its schedule next Sunday when the crew heads to New Jersey for the Princeton Chase.