Ellen Manovich wins Gold!

August 16, 2010 in Uncategorized

Ellen Manovich, who graduated May of 2010, went on to row on the Under 23 national team out of the Oklahoma City Riversport program. After a long summer of training, Ellen has accumulated quite a few impressive wins. At the USRowing Club National Championships at Melton Hill Lake in Oak Ridge, Tennessee from July 14th to 18th, Ellen took silver in the Women’s Intermediate Pair. At the same event, she went to the medals dock again for another silver, this time in the Women’s Intermediate Quad.

Oklahoma City Riversport also sent Ellen and her pair partner to the 128th Royal Canadian Henley Regatta in St Catherines, Ontario from August 1st to the 8th. Another extraordinary performance by Ellen resulted in her taking gold in the Under 23 Women’s Pair!

Ellen rowed for the Ohio State Crew Club for 4 years. She currently holds the women’s 2,000m record on the erg at 7:09. She graduated from the Ohio State University with degrees in both English and History.