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No. Cascades Crew Wins Gold, Silver, and Bronze


The North Cascades Crew, rowing out of Lake Stevens, overcame the competition in five events at the Northwest Masters Regionals on June 20 and 22.

Jen Huffman, of Bothell, and Wendy Clark of Lake Stevens won the Womens AA-A Double,(age category21 to 26 years). They won a silver in the Double C,(age category 43 to 49) race.

Jen Huffman won a gold medal in the single C race and a silver in the B division, (age category 36 to 42).

In the mens lightweight AA+, (all ages), Ben McIsaac of Arlington and Don Huffman of Lake Stevens won the Bronze.

A month later, on July 19-20, NCCs competitive rowers showed well at the Canadian Masters Nationals which is open to US rowers. Jen Huffman won in both the A and C single races. Wendy Clark and Huffman beat the reigning World Masters 2X champions to win the B Double title while also earning silver in the AA-A and C events. Kat Runyon rowed to a bronze in the Lightweight F+, (age category 60 to 64) race.

Composed of recreational as well as competitive rowers from 11 years old to senior citizens, North Cascades Crew has contracted with Snohomish County to offer Learn To Row classes for all county residents at Wyatt Park in Lake Stevens. If you are interested in rowing contact http://www.NorthCascades or 888 ROW NCC1.


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