RIDGEWOOD, N.J. — Ridgewood High School will send 50 of its finest crew athletes to Philadelphia this weekend for the Stotesbury Cup Regatta, the largest high school rowing regatta in the world.
The Ridgewood Crew team is coming off the Cities Championship on May 1, another Philadelphia regatta in which they won a record eight medals. At the Stotesbury Cup Regatta, Ridgewood rowers will be competing against 5,000 other rowers from across the United States and Canada for 31 trophies.
The event takes place on the Schuykill River and is expected to draw upwards of 10,000 spectators.
Ridgewood Crew will row again on May 27 at the Scholastic Rowing Association of America (SRAA) Championships race in Ohio.