Vote PR3 Mixed 4+ and W2- for Team USA Best of September Honors
By Allison Mueller • October 3, 2017
PRINCETON, N.J. — Fresh off competition at the 2017 World Rowing Championships in Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla., the silver-medal U.S. PR3 mixed coxed four and silver-medal U.S. women’s pair crews are finalists in the team category for Team USA Awards Best of September honors.
Each month, the United States Olympic Committee celebrates the outstanding achievements of Team USA athletes through the Team USA Awards presented by Dow. The USOC announced today the five nominees in the female and male categories, and three nominees in the team category for Best of September. Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on Monday, Oct. 9.
U.S. PR3 Mixed Coxed Four
The U.S. crew of Jenny Sichel, Jaclyn Smith, Zachary Burns, Danielle Hansen and Mike Varro claimed its fourth-consecutive silver medal in the event at the 2017 World Rowing Championships, racing the new 2,000-meter distance.
U.S. Women’s Pair
Having switched disciplines from sculling last season to sweep rowing this spring, the U.S. women’s pair of Megan Kalmoe and Tracy Eisser edged ahead of Denmark in the last 500 meters of the final to take silver at the 2017 World Rowing Championships.
Cast your vote now! Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on Monday, October 9.