Stories about "rowing"
Field hockey balls on the GreenFields TX turf on Sept. 1, 2016, the second day of practice on the new surface. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: Sept. 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016 11:28 am

With 55-65 Campus Ave. open and 2016's other major projects all but complete, Campus Construction Update says "so long" until the next big build comes along.

The exterior wall coverings were in place on the front of Bates' new boathouse by late July 2016. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: Aug. 12, 2016

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 4:04 pm

The four Bates College construction projects that we've been following for months are all coming to fruition in the next few weeks.

Carpenters for R.S. Egenstafer Construction of Littleton, Maine, dismantling the old Bates boathouse on July 19, 2016. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: July 22, 2016

Thursday, July 21, 2016 4:34 pm

As Bates College's new varsity rowing boathouse comes closer and closer to completion, the old boathouse comes closer and closer to vanishing.

Gifts from the Friends of Athletics exceeded $609,000 to strengthen the experience of Bobcat athletes. (Aaron Morse/Bates College)
Video: Bates women rowers reflect on a decade of excellence

Thursday, June 23, 2016 2:54 pm

Begun as a club sport in 1987, rowing only lacked a boat. Today they've got boats...and boatloads of hardware. But rowing is more than the bling.

Campus Construction Update: June 10, 2016

Friday, June 10, 2016 8:44 am

The new Bates College boathouse now has a roof and some walls, and two dorm improvement projects will shift into high gear after Reunion.

With the old boathouse in the background, an excavator moves dirt at the foundation site of the new boathouse. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update: May 20, 2016

Thursday, May 19, 2016 2:35 pm

The construction of Bates College's new boathouse got off to a rocky start — literally.

Co-captains Naso, Conover, Taylor, and Wettstein join Steenstra for a turn at the shovels.
 (Photograph by Rene Roy)
Boathouse groundbreaking culminates Bates rowing’s winning day

Thursday, April 21, 2016 6:22 pm

“What a great way to spend a gorgeous Sunday,” said President Clayton Spencer of the events at the Bates rowing facility on the Androscoggin River in Greene.

Nora Collins '11

Monday, October 20, 2008 12:00 pm

The Bates College women's eight took second place out of 34 boats in the Women's Collegiate Eights Sunday at the 44th Head of the Charles Regatta.

Olympic Gold for Batesie!

Monday, 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.

Rower Andrew Byrnes ’05 and Canada win gold medal in men’s eights

Sunday, 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.

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