With the banks of the Charles river less than a mile from the College, Simmons women have enjoyed the city’s rich tradition of competitive rowing since 1978. RBC has been Simmons Crew’s home on the Charles River since 1999.
The Sharks race during the Fall and spring semesters, practicing out of the Riverside Boat Club during the warmer months and at the WilliamJ. Holmes Sports Center in the winter using Simmons Indoor rowing tanks, ergometers, spin room, pool and indoor track.
Simmons Is NCAA DIII school and the member of the NEWMAC. Their rowing team is coached by Nikolay Kurmakov (click link to find Nikolay’s bio) out of Riverside’s boathouse. Please visit Simmons’ rowing website for more information: http://athletics.simmons.edu/sports/wcrew/index