Schuylkill Navy

Greg Ansolabehere, far left, is one of 11 elite rowers heading to the World Rowing Championships, Aug. 25 through Sept. 1, in Austria.
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Hadas Kuznits
August 08, 2019 - 1:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Eleven elite athletes from Philadelphia are heading to the World Rowing Championships this month to try qualifying for the 2020 Olympics. Nine additional local rowers are competing in the Pan American Games underway right now through Aug. 10 in Peru. It's the largest...
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A crew team rows on the Schuylkill River.
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Pat Loeb
July 03, 2018 - 7:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's rowing association and local elected officials have been working for several years to get the Army Corps of Engineers to dredge the Schuylkill River, but in a final decision, the Corps has issued a resounding "no" to funding for the project. The...
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