Team Echo Rowing had a wonderful showing at the Great Cross Sound Race in Seattle, Washington on August 26, 2006 in the Recreational Rowing class, placing 1st and 3rd in Men's & 1st in Women's. Congratulations Team!
Also, the Great Cross Sound Race was a big day for Echo Rowing when we debuted our new additional, the ACE.
You can log on to www.soundrowers.org to see the entire results, names, classes, and home towns.
The ECHO results are as follows:
George LeBoutillier of Perrysburg Ohio came in FIRST IN MEN in the Recreational Rowing Shell under 19' Category with a 1:09:49 time, in his Echo. Here's George with his Blue ribbon.
John Rybczyk of Bellingham, WA came in THIRD IN MEN in the same division in his Echo, with 1:21:55 time.
Samantha Ritchie, from Olympia WA, came in FIRST IN WOMEN'S with a 1:21:06 time, also in a sliding seat recreational shell, her Echo.
The ACE, rowed by Ray Panek from Rye, NH, placed 11th in the Recreational Shell with a time of 1:07:44.
Mike Snyder of Bellingham,
WA placed 20th in an ACE with a time