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Three Big Races

Rhinebeck Crew ended the season with a succession of three regattas on the Hudson River, with many spirited performances: Dutchess Cup – May 29 HVRL Championships – June 1 Row for the Cure – June 2 This fundraiser for breast cancer causes was a festive affair highlighted by Rhinebeck’s two cancer survivor coaches, Casey Heady…
  • June 6, 2019

WARS Regatta

Rhinebeck Crew performed well with one Gold Medal by the lightweight 4 women, a Silver by the Women Varsity 8 and several other impressive finishes in the annual WARS Regatta in Poughkeepsie.
  • May 28, 2019

A Gold Medal Sunday

Our Girls Novice 4 team competed and won gold at the HVRL Novice Championships held on May 19th at Pinecliff Lake in West Milford NJ. They led for the entire race and easily won their heat by 6 boat lengths. Logging their best time of the season with a 6:19 finish, this was the lowest…
  • May 24, 2019

Rhinebeck Crew at the NY State Rowing Championships in Saratoga Springs

It was brilliant sunshine and big smiles when after the time trials Saturday morning, ALL of our boats advanced to the final races! Our team performed extremely well in a very competitive field. We are so proud of how they represented our organization, Rhinebeck High School and the Rhinebeck community throughout the course of the…
  • May 16, 2019

Rhinebeck Wins at Triangulars

After weather-related cancellations of the Saratoga Invitation on April 27th and the Dutchess Cup on May 1st, Rhinebeck Crew finally got a chance to race at the 2019 Triangulars Regatta held May 3 & 4th. While all boats were competitive for a first race of the season, the Rhinebeck Girls had a banner day. Their…
  • May 8, 2019

19th Annual HRRA Indoor Sprints

Rhinebeck crew took part in the 19th Annual HRRA Indoor Sprints March 16 at the Poughkeepsie High School. Our team was well represented at the event with 27 rowers competing out of 326 athletes from various schools, clubs, and affiliations. All of our athletes rowed their hearts out and many achieved personal bests! Congratulations to…
  • March 28, 2019

Wine Tasting & Special Hors D’oeuvres

Join us for a special wine tasting event with Charles Debyshire of Mill Street Wine & Spirits to benefit Rhinebeck Crew. You say Shiraz, I say Syrah! The many different tastes of one grape. Special Hors D’Oeuvres & Wine Bar Reception Our Event is at Rhinebeck’s New Co-Working Space – Co.! 6571 Springbrook Avenue Across…
  • January 30, 2019

Rhinebeck Crew Ends Year on Good Note

Rhinebeck Crew enjoyed racing on the Hudson River to support breast cancer research June 3. Our teams fared well in the competition and spent the day participating in the festive atmosphere. We are proud to be a part of such an important event supporting a good cause. Results are here. Full States results are here.…
  • June 11, 2018

Eastern NYS Indoor Rowing Championship April 2013

We’re excited to add the following medal winners! That includes – Two Gold Medals! Congratulations Rhinebeck Crew! Girls Events Girls Varsity: 6th Place Molly Imperato, 5th Place Taylor Russell 4 Person Relay: Tied for 3rd Place Molly Imperato, Taylor Russell, Taylor Dahlem, and Ashley Carlucci. Novice: 5th Place Maggie Hanson, 2nd Place Anne Pietrow Boys…
  • April 8, 2013

Rhinebeck Crew Novice Girls in the Observer 2013

Meet the champs! While the whole team was not mentioned in this article, the entire team are medal winners. And there is a novice boys coach that brought in the gold! Coach Douglas Mulqueen. Go Rhinebeck Crew! Congratulations!
  • May 28, 2013

2018 Hudson Valley Rowing League Championships

Rhinebeck Crew advanced all of their boats through time trials to finals races, all finishing either first or second in their heats. Two of our boats medaled in finals races! The Hudson Valley Rowing League awarded the Rhinebeck Crew Girls team the regular season Championship trophy and plaque for amassing the highest number of competition…
  • June 5, 2018

A Day at the Dutchess Cup

It was a beautiful evening on the Hudson River for the 2018 Dutchess Cup. Rhinebeck Crew competed well with a limited roster in this mid-week race. Our Novice teams also performed well at the HRRA Novice Championships at Pinewood Lake, New Jersey, with our Novice Girls 4 boat finishing 1st! Thanks to all of our…
  • May 29, 2018

2018 New York State Championships

Rhinebeck Crew participated in the New York State Rowing Championships May 12 and 13 in Saratoga Springs. More than 70 teams competed in time trials on Saturday with hopes of advancing to final races Sunday. All but one of our boats advanced to finals races amongst very strong competition. We could not be more proud of how well…
  • May 21, 2018

Rhinebeck Crew Wins Four Golds at Triangulars

At the May 5 Triangulars Regatta at the HVRL Boathouse on the Hudson River, Rhinebeck teams had a breakout day with four golds among a host of impressive performances. Our Novice team placed first in two races: Girls Novice Four and Mixed Novice Eight. Our varsity team also had two first place finishes, in the…
  • May 15, 2018

WARS Regatta

We’re off to a great start with Rhinebeck Crew garnering three 1st place, one 2nd place, one 3rd place and one 4th place in the annual WARS Regatta in Poughkeepsie.
  • April 30, 2018

HRRA Indoor Sprints

Rhinebeck Crew competed in the Hudson River Rowing Association Indoor Sprints competition this past weekend at Marist College. All rowers who attended rowed in the competition with several placing in the top three in their respective categories. Thanks to all team members who showed up to row, serve as coxswain for their fellow rowers and…
  • April 4, 2018

Wine Tasting & Special Hors D’oeuvres

Join us for a special wine tasting event with Charles Debyshire of Mill Street Wine & Spirits to benefit Rhinebeck Crew Taste and compare six Bordeaux wines from around the world! Wine bar and special hors d’oeuvres reception by CIA chef Tom Palastra. Register for a chance to win dinner at the celebrated Culinary Institute…
  • February 14, 2018

A Great Year!

Rhinebeck Crew competed in two regattas over the past weekend: Hudson Valley Rowing League Championships Rhinebeck Crew raced with a limited team as many of our rowers had conflicting academic priorities. However, the team performed well, highlighted by the Lightweight Mens 4 finishing first in their qualifying race and third in the finals. View Full…
  • June 5, 2017

Dutchess Cup

Rhinebeck Crew fared well at the recent Dutchess Cup on the Hudson River in Poughkeepsie, with our Varsity Boys 4 boat coming in FIRST PLACE! Additionally our Lightweight Girls 4 boat came in second place and our Junior Girls 4 boat came in third place in their respective races. View Full Results Thanks to everyone…
  • May 30, 2017

2017 New York State Championships

Shout out to the rowers and spec-atheletes (spectators that spend long hours supporting our team), including parents, siblings, and friends, for displaying terrific, positive energy and unbridled enthusiasm.  Your continued, absolute support throughout the weekend was impressive.  Particular gratitude goes out to those parents and rowers who stayed through the very last race on Sunday…
  • May 17, 2017

O’Neil Race

Rhinebeck Crew braved the chill and wind to compete in the O’Neil Race this past weekend at West Point in New York. The regatta’s highlights included first place finishes by our Lightweight Girls 4 boat and our Junior Girls 4 boat. We also earned a 2nd place finish for the Boys Lightweight 4, 3rd place…
  • May 9, 2017


Rhinebeck Crew kicked off the season at the W.A.R.S. Regatta in Poughkeepsie on April 22. Rhinebeck Crew performed well in their first races of the season, highlighted by a first place showing by our Lightweight Boys 4 boat. Girls Lightweight 4 – 3rd Place Girls Varsity 4 – 3rd Place Lightweight Boys 4 – 1st…
  • April 24, 2017

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Please join us for a great spaghetti dinner complete with salad, garlic bread, beverage and dessert! Sunday, April 30 4pm – 7pm American Legion 6331 Mill Street (Rt 9), Rhinebeck Tickets Adults & Children 12 and Over – $12 Children Under 12 – $8 To-Go Dinner for Four w/ Garlic Bread – $25 (PRE-ORDERS ONLY)…
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  • April 10, 2017

Arlington Invitational Race

Rhinebeck Crew kicked off the 2017 season with a spirited and impressive showing at the Arlington Invitational Erg Race on March 11. Thanks to all of the rowers and coaches who participated in the race. The race included six area crew teams. You can find all the results here: Thanks Ricardo Gutierrez for the…
  • March 22, 2017

Wine Tasting & Special Hors D’oeuvres

Join us for a special wine tasting event with Charles Debyshire of Mill Street Wine & Spirits to benefit Rhinebeck Crew Taste and compare six wines from the east and west coast as we recall the historic crew rivalries illustrated in The Boys in the Boat Wine tasting followed by special hors d’oeuvres reception by…
  • December 20, 2016

One Weekend – Two Regattas

Hudson Valley Rowing League Championships Congratulations to all of the Rhinebeck teams for medalling in this past weekends HVRL Championships. Our Womens Varsity 4 won Gold in one of the most exciting races of the season, capping a memorable 4-year run. Thanks to all of our senior women, several of whom plan to row at…
  • June 7, 2016

Rhinebeck Wins at HVRL Novice Championships

Congratulations to our Novice Mens and Womens Eight boats, both of which placed first in their divisions at the Hudson Valley Rowing League Novice Championships in West Milford, New Jersey. The wide margin victories reflect a promising young class of rowers on a growing competitive team and we are already looking forward to an exciting…
  • May 25, 2016

New York State Championships

For the first time in its history, all of the Rhinebeck Crew entries advanced in the time trials and into the finals heats. While Saturday was a beautiful day for rowing, Sunday turned cold and blustery and the races were canceled after only a few hours. Our Novice boats once again performed impressively at States:…
  • May 18, 2016

3 Wins on the Hudson

Gold medals were awarded to three Rhinebeck boats during this weekend’s Triangulars regatta in Poughkeepsie. The Girls Lightweight 8 continued its winning streak, competing in the full-weight open varsity category. And both of our novice 8 boats recorded their first wins in exciting fashion Saturday morning! More importantly, it was a successful day for the…
  • May 9, 2016

O’Neil Race

Rhinebeck Crew returned to winning form at the O’Neill Race last weekend at the beautiful West Point Boathouse on the Hudson. The team had three first place finishes: Girls Varsity 8: 1st Place Girls Varsity 4: 1st Place Girls Lightweight 4: 1st Place Boys Varsity 4: 2nd Place Boys Lightweight 4: 4th Place Girls Novice…
  • May 4, 2016

Rhinebeck in the Dutchess Cup

All of Rhinebeck’s entries in the 2016 Dutchess Cup regatta improved on their previous performance times from last week! It was a perfect day for rowing and Rhinebeck took advantage of the conditions with impressive finishes, highlighted by medals for the following boats: Varsity Girls 4 – 2nd Place Varsity Girls 8 – 3rd Place…
  • April 29, 2016

Getting Started!

Rhinebeck Crew kicked off the 2016 season this past weekend with our annual fundraising event, Rock the Boat, as well as the team’s first meet at the Poughkeepsie boathouse. It was the first opportunity for the team to get their feet wet in real competition. All of the Rhinebeck boats performed with promise, highlighted by…
  • April 25, 2016

Back to Boston

Coach Ralph and senior Walter Gadsby competed in the World Indoor Rowing Championships, also known as CRASH B Sprints, in Boston last week against rowers from around the world. More information and results are here:
  • April 4, 2016

Dance and Donate!

Rock the Boat Dance Party! Saturday Night, April 16th, 7pm – 10pm Red Hook Fire House Help support the Rhinebeck High School Crew Team! Enjoy PJ the DJ playing your favorite dancing music Hors d’ouevres and Light Fare See any crew team member or parent for tickets Tickets can also be purchased at the door…
  • March 15, 2016

Row for the Cure

Rhinebeck Crew participated in the annual Row for the Cure event last week to support breast cancer awareness and research. The day was filled with festive and creative uniforms and an overall spirit of cooperation and joint purpose. The Rhinebeck Crew team was particularly focused on mutual support and team companionship as the season came…
  • June 9, 2015

Rhinebeck Grabs Silver at the Hudson Valley Rowing League Championships

Rhinebeck Crew put together one mens combined 8 boat and two womens combined 8 boats for the Hudson Valley Rowing League Varsity Championships on May 30. The second womens combined 8 boat took first place in their qualifying heat and finished in second place in the finals, just missing first place by 4 seconds while…
  • June 2, 2015

Another Trip to the National Championship Regatta

Rhinebeck Crew competed in the SRAA National Regatta again this year on the Cherry River outside of Philadelphia. While the Womens Lightweight 8 boat improved significantly from their qualifying time at the NY State Championships, it was not fast enough to advance to the finals. The National Regatta features some of the fastest boats and…
  • May 26, 2015

First Year Hawks Fly!

Congratulations to all of our novice teams who rowed to either first or second place finishes this weekend at the 2015 Hudson Valley Rowing League Novice Championships. All of the races included dramatic finishes and featured strong performances by all boats. Thanks also to all of the varsity rowers who showed their support for their…
  • May 19, 2015

Rhinebeck Competes in Saratoga

For the second straight year Rhinebeck Crew made an impressive showing at the New York State Scholastic Championships in Saratoga Springs. Freshman and Novice boats got a taste of big time competition and the team came home with two sets of medals. Highlights included: – The Girls Novice 4 placed first and are the reigning…
  • May 12, 2015

Rhinebeck Crew Competes on the Hudson

An Update from Coach Ralph Bosco: Believe it or not the long awaited, highly anticipated NYS Championships in Saratoga is already upon us. This past weekend was the annual Triangular’s Regatta. Despite a long winter/late start to spring and several windy days, Rhinebeck nonetheless had a strong showing at this event. The boys freshman 4…
  • May 5, 2015

The Season Begins

Rhinebeck Crew kicked off the season at the W.A.R. race in Poughkeepsie on April 19. The cobwebs are gone and we’re ready to row! We’ll be back at the historic riverside in Poughkeepsie several more times this season (see calendar). Poughkeepsie has been the site of some of the most prominent races in American rowing…
  • April 27, 2015

Thanks to our Sponsors!

We couldn’t do it without you! Rhinebeck Crew is extraordinarily grateful to all of our donors and contributors, who help our student athletes grow and compete.
  • April 22, 2015

Rhinebeck Crew Makes News!

Our own Casey Heady was profiled in the recent River Chronicle. The experienced senior rower shares a positive outlook on the season and her future plans. River Chronicle Article
  • April 15, 2015

Spring Break on the Hudson

Rhinebeck Crew continued their training through the cold spring break. Thanks to everyone for making the extra commitment to what is sure to be an exciting season!
  • April 15, 2015

Dance and Donate!

Rock the Boat Dance Party! Saturday Night, March 14th, 7pm – 10pm Enigma Dance Club Route 199 Rhinebeck Help support the Rhinebeck High School Crew Team! Enjoy PJ the DJ playing your favorite dancing music Hors d’ouevres and Light Fare See any crew team member or parent for tickets Tickets can also be purchased at…
  • March 4, 2015

Rhinebeck Crashes Boston

Members of Rhinebeck Crew competed in the World Indoor Rowing Championships, also known as CRASH B Sprints, in Boston this past weekend. Walter Gadsby and Maggie Hanson both made the long trip to participate against rowers from around the world. Coach Ralph was also at the indoor Regatta with his Vassar Crew team. Highlights included…
  • March 4, 2015

New Year! New Season!

Although the season does not officially begin until March 9, Rhinebeck Crew is already gearing up for a promising year. Sign ups have begun and informal training is underway at the gym. If you’re interested in joining the team, please reach out to the coaches or any of the Board members listed on the contact…
  • January 28, 2015

Rhinebeck Crew Celebrates 2014

A successful 2014 season came to a close as the coaching staff, Ralph Bosco and Doug Mulqueen, acknowledged the commitment, strength of character and personal growth of the entire team (speech excerpt below). The coaches comments echoed Rhinebeck Crew’s longstanding welcome message found on the homepage of this website: “…a great recreational sports outlet that…
  • June 25, 2014

Rhinebeck Competes in Row for a Cure

As the season came to a close, Rhinebeck Crew competed against a multitude of local crew teams in Row for a Cure on June 1st on the Hudson River. The event was overflowing with positive energy and enthusiasm for a good cause, supporting breast cancer research. The Rhinebeck team put on an impressive performance in…
  • June 12, 2014

Girls Lightweight 4 Makes Nationals

Rhinebeck Crew qualified for the 2014 SRAA Nationals Regatta in Princeton, New Jersey with a strong performance at the New York State Championships in Saratoga. Congratulations to the entire Rhinebeck Crew Team, coaching staff and the Lightweight 4 Girls boat, which competed in Princeton: Maggie Hanson, Madison Lortie, Casey Heady, Isabel Murray, Shoshi Goldman. Rhinebeck…
  • June 3, 2014

Hawks on the Hudson

Rhinebeck Crew had another impressive showing on May 18th at the Eastern New York State Championship in Newburgh. The Womens Varsity 8 took second place in a close race and the Womens Lightweight 4 took first place, winning their race by 45 seconds. Men Varsity 4 – 5th Place Walter Gadsby, Garrett Bolton, Brandon Riccobono,…
  • May 29, 2014

Rhinebeck Girls Novice 4 Wins Gold!

Rhinebeck Crew performed well at the New York State Championships in Saratoga on May 10th an 11th. The weekend was highlighted by the Girls Novice 4 boat taking 1st place. The Girls Lightweight 4 boat also performed well enough to qualify for Nationals in Princeton on May 23 and 24. Complete Rhinebeck Crew results are…
  • May 22, 2014

Rhinebeck Wins on the Hudson

Rhinebeck Crew had multiple boats with impressive showings in two recent Hudson River Rowing Association events: Triangulars on May 3 in Poughkeepsie and the O’Neill Race at West Point on May 4. Congratulations to all the rowers and coaches. Results are as follows: Triangulars: Girls Novice 8 – Silver Caitlin Melvin, Jamilia Waltzer, Siobhan Forbes,…
  • May 16, 2014

Rock The Boat Dance Party

Rock the Boat Dance Party! Saturday Night, March 8th, 7pm – 10pm Enigma Dance Club Enjoy PJ the DJ playing your favorite dancing music Celebrated Chef Tom Vaccaro, Dean of Baking and Pastry Arts at the CIA will be serving up your favorite American Cuisine PLUS A Silent Auction! Tickets can be purchased at the…
  • February 19, 2014

New Site for the New Year!

Welcome to the new Rhinebeck Crew Site! We are looking forward to a new season and we hope that everyone will help contribute photos and stories as the season unfolds. If you are missing our old posts and photos of past events no worries! See the Rhinebeck Crew of the past!
  • February 12, 2014