Alcatraz Swim – August 23, 2009

PILOTS: Marcus Auerbach, Eduardo Barranco, Jon Bielinski, Erik Von Blankenburg, Paul Brady, Barry S. Christian, Richard B. Cooper, Kenneth Alan Frank, Don Harrison, Reuben Hechanova, Brian Herrick, Libbie Horn, Paul Irving, Scott Nadig, Steve Pratt, Emily Roth, Jenny Von Blankenburg, Diane Walton HELPERS: Andy J. Stone, Neal Powers, Naphtali (Hal) …

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2008 Rowing Results

Sprint Racing 2008 (Summer): Lake Merritt Sprint, Oakland, CA (6/15/2008); Distance: 1000M Joe Abrams: 3:57.8, 1st Place MM1x-C; 3:51.3, 1st Place, MM2x A-C Click for Photo; 3:21.2, 1st Place, MM4x A-C, Click for Photos- Before the race, After the race. Charlie McIntyre: 4:18.36, 4th Place, MM1x B Racheal Perry: 4:29.55, …

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The Sacramento Row

By Susanne Friedrich Call it serendipity.┬áSomeone dropped out the day before the row started. I got his spot in the boat. That evening I rushed to gather the gear they told me to gather: a sleeping bag, T-shirts, sweaters, a hat, sunscreen, gloves, and food for the trip. It was …

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The Wieland Remodel

This article, put together by Sid Hollister is a compilation of a story John Kortum wrote for the Dolphin Log in the Fall 1997 and of Jon Bielinski’s talk to the Maritime Museum Small Craft Association on September 14, 1998. John Wieland, gold miner, baker and beer baron, was one …

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