Tagged: Rowing

Stein Hoff, traveler and extreme rower

Stein Hoff, “extreme rower,” on his solo north-Atlantic crossing attempt Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Last November I had the opportunity to meet a dynamic duo of adventurers, or as they prefer to be called,...

Two bronze medals in rowing for Norway

Two of three Norwegian teams brought home medals, but veteran Olaf Tufte wasn’t satisfied Cathrine Løvaas Bergen, Norway Double sculls In Rio, Olaf Tufte (40) competed in his fourth Olympic Games and took his...

A Viking ship sails the Potomac

Washington, D.C.-area Vikings learn to row and sail in an authentic Viking ship Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Favorable winds. A clear blue sky with a few puffy white clouds. No humidity. A perfect...