About to kick off the spring semester, the athletes paid their annual respects to “The Queen”, the RMS Queen Mary I, that is permanently docked in the Downtown Long Beach Shroreline Village District. This is usually the only time the crews get the real experience of rowing in open ocean waters.
Beach Crew has a scrimmage with UC Irvine and Orange Coast on Satuday, February 27. Opening Weekend is scheduled Saturday, March 6, and will be hosted by UC San Diego in Mission Bay this year. Long Beach State is scheduled to host this event next season where collegiate teams will go head-to-head down Marine Stadium.