Author Archive | Eric Richardson

Now we need a dock!

GREAT NEWS (UPDATE)!  The Friends of Hanover Crew Boathouse roof is up, and we are 80% of the way toward our $900,000 fundraising goal! It’s been a long process, and the finish line is in sight!  Your tremendous support got us through the difficult permitting phase, and the rewards can be seen as you drive up […]

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What is your story?

Here is a wonderful essay written by Lilly Proom, HHS Class of 2010, about her crew experience. We’d love to hear yours! “Starboards one foot in and down,” the coxswain commands, prompting me to grudgingly ease my sore, tired body into the boat. I huddle in my seat, trying to physically squeeze out every ounce […]

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CONGRATULATIONS !

Congratulations and a BIG thank you to all!!  We registered 234 participants before the close of online registration, and have raised $120,485.00 for the Norris Cotton Cancer Center so far, our highest fundraising total ever!!  We gained 17 team members and $9,000 just yesterday, and 38 members and $24,000 over the last 2 days! We thank […]

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Parade on the 4th !

We want YOU! Join the HHS/Friends of Hanover Crew in the 4th of July parade!  Meet at the Dartmouth boathouse at 7:30 to decorate (please send a note to Taylor Clerkin if you can make it then) – everyone else (and I mean EVERYONE!) can join us at the parade staging area on Hovey Lane (next […]

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picture of HHS Girls at St. Paul's School

Banquet Time

All boats are de-rigged and all the motors and launches are put away!  Now we just need to put the crew shells away tomorrow. Here are the food assignments for the banquet! ALL FAMILY MEMBERS WELCOME! The banquet will be at Storrs Pond Area 1 and it will be a potluck dinner on Thursday June 6th. 5:30-6:30pm Eating […]

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Races this week – Hanover Invitational

Hanover Invitational, Sunday June 2nd – This is the grande finale of the season! This Sunday at the Chieftain Inn, Hanover NH, rowers will compete for the Sleigh Cup NH Championship:  Lebanon HS, Concord HS, Manchester Central HS, Lowell HS, Bedford HS, Hingham HS, Durham HS, Boston Latin School. The Plan (revised 5/31): 8:30am Shuttle bus from the […]

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Breaking News – Hanover Invitational One Hour Earlier

Hopefully this is the right decision.  We are going an hour earlier on Sunday in order to avoid the storm!  Everything is exactly in the same order with the hour difference. Julie The Plan (revised 5/31): 8:30am Shuttle bus from the Dartmouth boathouse to the Chieftan 8:45am All rowers arrive at the Chieftan 9:00am Cox meeting 10:00am Races Begin 3:00pm Races End/Row […]

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Hanover Invitational Food Info and Sign Up

Sunday’s Hanover Invitational is a wonderful end to a busy season. Seven NH high schools will come together – HHS, LHS, Concord, Bedford, Manchester, Hollis Brookline and Great Bay. 500 rowers plus assorted family members will also make for our largest feed yet, with well over 1,000 attendees expected. The Invitational involves one big potluck […]

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Think you can beat these guys?

Hey alum rowers and seniors! 2:30 pm on Sunday is the much anticipated Cox’n/Coaches/Senior/Alumni Race. Don’t miss your chance to go down in Hanover Crew history! Contact any of the coaches during race day if you are interested.

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NEIRA Results

Congratulations to the girls and boys 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Varsity boats that qualified for the New England championships!  See the complete results here. We had a strong showing against a field of highly experienced crews, and commend all rowers for your courage and determination in miserably cold, rainy conditions.  The Girls 3V won 4th […]

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