It’s near the end of the racing season for the UCI crew. The varsity eight is having a great year and coach AJ Books feels they have a real shot a winning a national title at the ACRA championships, May 27th and 28th in Gainesville, GA. Friends of UCI Rowing is […]
May 7, 2017
Feb 28, 2017
Here are some photos from the event!
Henry T. Nicholas, III – UC Challenge Cup. Saturday, March 4th!
Come to our home course to watch the best boats of the UC system compete for the cup then head to Shellmaker Island for a BBQ afterward!
Races start at 8am, full schedule in graphic below. Hope to see […]
Jan 19, 2017
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Orange County Area
San Fransisco Area
Los Angeles Area
To get you excited to meet Coach Brooks, and talk about this year’s program, check out some great […]
Dec 5, 2016
Watch Duvall Hecht and Jimmy Fifer winning their heat and final race in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics. Duvall shares some thoughts on his performance in this gold medal victory:
Here is a remarkably well restored copy of a film George [Pocock] took in 1956 of our pair in Melbourne. It shows a number […]
Aug 23, 2016
This summer, two of our Varsity oarsmen, Cole McGuire (team captain) and Khalid Elassaad, went to the University of Washington for US National Team training camp. They have since finished the program, but we wanted to share a note that Cole sent to the friends. The Friends organization was able to provide Khalid […]
Jun 2, 2016
As the 2016 rowing season has drawn to a close, the Friends of UCI Rowing, Coach AJ Brooks and the Men’s Crew thank all of our alumni for their support!
This year we were able to take four boats back east to the ACRA National Championship in Georgia. After WIRA the boys broke into smaller boats […]
Feb 24, 2016
Jan 29, 2016
Tinkering with some features on our website… soon we will have a more robust social platform to better connect our alumni and current athletes. We hope to also provide our donors with easier to access account information to track contributions for tax time. Last, we are planning to enrich the website with more photos, and […]
Apr 21, 2015
Thank you to alumni Robert Sulc for letting us know about this job opportunity!
Administrative support (production/scientific/R&D)
Bio-Edge, Inc., is a small Biomedical-Polymer company located in La Jolla, CA, specializing in R&D and laboratory scale manufacturing since 1993. Bio-Edge is expanding its product lines for the medical device industry in addition to researching and developing new materials […]
Mar 18, 2015
We are putting together a UCI Men Rowing Team’s 50th Anniversary book. It will cover the past 50 years of the team in photos and essays. If you have photos you would like to contribute to the book, we would love to have them. We are looking for candid photos, team photos, artsy rowing photos […]