Rowing Season Starts with the First Coast Head Race

Oct. 24, 2003

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The JU rowing teams open the 2003-04 season with the First Coast Head Race, this Saturday beginning at 8:40 a.m. on the St. John's River. The annual regatta includes crews from Auburn, the College of Charleston, Florida State, Florida Tech, the University of Miami and UCF, as well as crews from area high schools, including Leon and Melbourne.

The regatta will consist of six openweight races which should challenge the Dolphins early in the season.

The race schedule is as follows (JU entries):
Women's Championship 8          8:40 a.m. (1)
Men's Championship 4+           9:15 a.m. (2)
Women's Championship 4+         12:25 p.m.(2)
Women's Novice Championship 4+  12:40 p.m.(1)
Men's Championship 8            1:15 p.m. (1)
Men's Novice Championship 8     1:30 p.m. (1)