Archives for "Athletics"
August 18, 2008 1:21 pm
Just wanted to give you a little update about the Bates Olympian. Bates graduate Andrew Byrnes (’05) won a gold medal yesterday in the men’s eight rowing event. Byrnes and his 7 teammates beat out Great Britain (Silver medal) and the U.S. (Bronze) to capture the gold medal for Team Canada.
August 18, 2008 12:00 pm
After Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps won his historic eighth gold medal, the hard work to ‘transform the swimmer’s Olympic feat into a marketing juggernaut, akin to Michael Jordan or Tiger Woods,’ in the words of The Wall Street Journal, was just beginning for his agent, Peter Carlisle ’91.
August 17, 2008 12:00 pm
Bates College graduate Andrew Byrnes and the Canada men’s eight captured the gold medal on Sunday at the Shunyi Rowing–Canoeing Park, Canada’s first medal in the event since 1992.
August 16, 2008 2:11 pm
I am completely obsessed with sports. So obviously since getting back from camp I have been watching as much of the Olympics as I possibly can.
August 15, 2008 2:28 pm
The number of Bates students that worked in the AMC and RMC huts this summer is astounding. So astounding that the college’s magazine commissioned one of its students to traverse the White Mountains to photograph all the Bates students/alumni working there.
August 12, 2008 12:00 pm
Andrew Byrnes ’05 is a member of the Canadian men’s eight crew that captured the gold medal Aug. 17 during the 2008 Olympics — Canada’s first medal in the event since 1992.
July 1, 2008 1:38 pm
Born prematurely, Sarah Blomstedt ’09 has been a winner ever since her triumphant fight to live
July 1, 2008 1:12 pm
Finding a bit of Bates in Somerville, yet needing to move on, fuels conflicting emotions in recent grads.
July 1, 2008 12:00 pm
In The Encyclopedia of Sports Parenting, authors Dan Doyle ’72 and Deb Doermann Burch help parents manage their athletes less and better.
June 23, 2008 3:17 pm
Edwin Thompson, a former Division I and professional baseball player from Maine, has been named head baseball coach at Bates College, Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh announced on Wednesday.