Archive for April, 2010

Freezer Ep 51: The Finals

The picnic lunch by the river at the State Rowing Championships was a welcomed distraction, particularly for Ruth and Jane, who had three hours to kill before they were to compete for the Junior Women’s Coxless Pairs title. Small talk and the various finals for the Senior events were interspersed with enthusiastic optimism tempered by […]

Freezer Ep 50: Race Day

The weekend of the State Rowing Championships had finally arrived. Year in, year out the program followed the same format: Heats for the Senior events on the Saturday, Junior heats Sunday morning and all the finals in the afternoon. On the Sunday morning, Abraham Goldsmith drove Jane Thomas and his daughter Ruth out to the […]