Jon D’Alba ’07 and former GW Crew Captain competed as a US National Team member in the 2007 World Rowing Championships, held in Munich, Germany. This was the second consecutive year Jon represented the red-white-and-blue on top of his Buff & Blue.
In recognition of this achievement, Jon was also named GW Athletic Department Top Senior Male Athlete for the 2006-2007 academic year. For more on this achievement, read here.
Jon continues excellence in his athletic pursuits with an extensive and impressive bicycle racing resume.
GW holds its own as a first-time participant of the prestigious Eastern Sprints Regatta!
Freshmen 8 finish 5th in their first heat, behind Georgetown (1 second), Wisconsin, Princeton, Brown – but ahead of Penn. GW Freshmen eventually go on to win the 3rd level Final against Rutgers, Holy Cross, Penn, Dartmouth and MIT.
Second Varsity 8 finishes 2nd in the 3rd level Final behind Boston University, but ahead of Holy Cross and Dartmouth.
Varsity 8 wins 3rd level Final ahead of Holy Cross, Columbia, Dartmouth, Rutgers and MIT.
See full 2007 Eastern Sprints Results