On September 9-16, five current members of the Riverside High Performance Group competed at the 2018 World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
Kevin Meador raced in the Open Men’s Single, placing 2nd in the D Final.
The US Lightweight Women’s Pair was comprised of Riverside athletes Jillian Zieff and Jen Sager, coached by Andrew Hashway and placed 2nd in the A Final.
Hillary Saeger raced in the Lightweight Women’s Quadruple Sculls and placed 4th in the A Final.
Sam Hausmann raced in the Lightweight Men’s Quadruple Sculls and placed 4th in the B Final.
Five High Performance Group Alumni also competed.
Emily Huelskamp, Elizabeth Sonshine, and Mo McAuliffe accounted for three of the members of the Open Women’s Quadruple Sculls crew and placed 6th in the A Final.
Peter Schmidt raced in the Lightweight Men’s Double and came in 1st in the E Final.
David Smith raced in the Lightweight Men’s Pair and came in 3rd in the A Final.