The Ohio State University Crew Club

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The Ohio State University Crew[1] is the rowing club of Ohio State University, located in Columbus, Ohio, in the United States. It was founded in 1978. Open to both men and women, it is an official university club sport. [2]


The team's boathouse, provided by the university, is located on the Olentangy River in the basement of Drake Union. Team members practice on the Scioto Mile in downtown Columbus, OH.


The club competes against crews from around the country, including both club teams and varsity programs. The club is a founding member of the American Collegiate Rowing Association, and competes in the ACRA national championship regatta on a yearly basis.

All Competitions[edit]

Event Season Location
Head of the Hooch Fall Tennessee River; Chattanooga, Tennessee
Dayton Dual Fall Alternating; Home or Away
Michigan Dual (Men Only) Fall Alternating; Home or Away
Midwest Championship Erg Sprints Winter RPAC - The Ohio State University; Columbus, Ohio
Lubbers Cup Spring Spring Lake, Michigan
SIRA Championships Spring Melton Hill Lake; Oak Ridge, Tennessee
MACRA Championships Spring Varies Year to Year
Dad Vail Regatta Spring Schuylkill River; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
ACRA National Championship Regatta Spring Lake Lanier; Gainesville, Georgia

Ohio State Crew Club Schedule


The team is led by an experienced group of coaches selected by the leadership of the team. Captains are elected to contribute to the day-to-day operation of the team. On the administrative side of the team, a corps of officers are elected on a yearly basis to lead the team. These officers also nominate directors, to whom they can delegate various responsibilities contributing to the smooth running of the club.[3]


Team Coach
Head Coach Mark Williams
Women's Coach Meagan VanBrocklin
Assistant Coach Brendan White


Team Captain
Men's Captain Keith Gamila
Men's Captain Mark Fisher
Women's Captain Emma Hoying
Woman's Captain Corinne Zycherman


Position Officer
President Brandon Buss
Vice President of Budgeting Ben Young
Logistics Rachel Bushman
Accounts Greg Fette
Communications Tamara Sabbagh
Fundraising Kristina Hallof
Safety and Equipment Johan McGwire


  1. ^ "The Ohio State Crew". Retrieved 2009-10-23. 
  2. ^ "History of The Ohio State Crew". Retrieved 2009-10-23. 
  3. ^ "Ohio State Crew Contact Information". Retrieved 2009-10-23.