Dad Vail Regatta Kicks Off Its 80th YearMore than 100 schools and 3,500 rowers are taking part in the two-day races, which kicked off at 7:30 a.m.
Rain Not Enough To Dampen Excitement At Dad Vail RegattaDespite the wet and chilly weather, thousands of athletes and spectators flocked to the Schuylkill River Saturday for the final day of the Dad Vail Regatta.
Rain Forces Cancellation Of Afternoon Races At Dad Vail RegattaWeather conditions Saturday morning forced the cancellation of all third through sixth level final races.
Members Of University Of Pittsburgh Rowing Team BurglarizedThe crooks got away with laptops, wallets, keys and even team uniforms and gear.
Philly's Dad Vail Regatta Gets New SponsorThe Dad Vail Regatta has found a new patron to replace the Scottish investment firm that sponsored it for the last seven years.
Collegiate Rowers Converge On Schuylkill River For 78th Dad Vail Regatta100 college crew teams have converged on the Schuylkill River for the 78th Dad Vail Regatta.
Schuylkill River In Dire Straits After Dredging Is Delayed By Tight BudgetsThe river, from boathouse row to the twin bridges in East Falls, is so clogged with sediment that boats soon may not be able to safely row.
Thousands Of Rowers Compete In Final Day Of Dad Vail RegattaThe day started with a low cloud ceiling, but that did little to dampen the enthusiasm of the crew team members from more than 120 schools across the country and Canada.
Thousands Of Collegiate Rowers Converge In Philadelphia For The Dad VailThe oars are in the water and the energy is in the air along the Schuylkill River.
Philadelphia-Area Sports Mascots Help Promote This Week's 'Dad Vail' RegattaThe Phillie Phanatic, the Drexel Dragon, and St. Joe's Hawk were among the mascots competing on ergometers -- fancy rowing machines -- to publicize the Dad Vail regatta, for college rowers, this Friday and Saturday.
Guide To The 2014 Dad Vail RegattaOver 100 colleges and universities and thousands of athletes compete in the annual Dad Vail Regatta each year.
Title Sponsor of City's Dad Vail Regatta Re-ups For 3 More YearsAberdeen Asset Management first stepped up in 2010, when the Dad Vail regatta almost moved to New Jersey