The USRowing Fan's Choice Awards
The 2015 USRowing Fan’s Choice Awards is an important part of USRowing's tradition to award superior performance and contributions to the success of the sport. The awards characterize excellence in rowing across seven categories and are awarded at the Golden Oars Awards Dinner on Thursday, November 19, 2015, at the New York Athletic Club in New York City. [Read more].
On Saturday, 18-year-old Roni Vorvoreanu took home the gold medal in the Israel Rowing Championship for Juniors shortly followed by the silver in the National Rowing Championship. Despite being the only rower competing in both events, Israel native, Vorvoreanu, finished 17 seconds faster than the requirement set by the Israeli Olympic Committee. Her impressive finish in the race qualified her to compete in the Junior Olympics in the Czech Republic in May as well as the University Championship in South Korea this July.