Rowing Hosts Long Beach State in Season Opener

March 11, 2003

Los Angeles - The UCLA women's rowing team opens their second NCAA season this weekend as they host Long Beach State on Saturday, March 15, in Marina del Rey, CA. Races will start at 8:30 a.m.

This Saturday against Long Beach State is also Parent/Alumni Day. Spectators are invited to come meet Bruin alumni rowers and USA Olympians, Kevin and Mike Still. A new eight will also be christened in their name, the "Still Brothers."

Following the meet, there is a luncheon at 11:00 a.m.

Event Schedule
8:30 a.m. - Women's Novice Eights
9:15 a.m. - Women's 2V Eights
9:45 a.m. - Women's Varsity Eights

Directions to the UCLA Boathouse
UCLA Marina del Rey Aquatic Center
14001 Fiji Way
Marina del Rey, CA

From UCLA:
Take the 405 South (San Diego Freeway).
Take the 90 West (Marina del Rey Freeway).
Follow the 90 all the way to its end (which is a surface street).
Make a LEFT on "Mindanao."
Make a LEFT on "Lincoln Blvd."
Make a RIGHT on "Fiji Way" (the Aquatic Center is located at the end of Fiji Way, behind the Villa Venetia Apartment Complex).

Free Parking at Dock 52 (15 minutes walk from the Aquatic Center). Parking also available at the Fisherman's Village (5 minutes walk from the Aquatic Center).

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
vs. Marina Challenge
Marina del Rey, CA
vs. SDSU Scrimmage
Saturday, Feb 06 - All Day PST
vs. Stanford Scrimmage
Redwood Shores, CA