The men's and women's varsity eight rowed to their seventh straight Windermere Cup victories in the best weather and biggest crowd Opening Day has seen in years.
The No. 8 Huskies' varsity eight beat the number two ranked Golden Bears on the Montlake Cut on Saturday morning, capturing the Simpson Cup for the first time since 2003.
The Washington men and women officially open up the 2013 slate with the Class Day Regatta on Saturday on the Montlake Cut. Races start at 10:00 A.M.
Select members of Washington men's and women's crew spent the last week of Holiday Break at the Olympic Training Center at Otay Lake in Chula Vista, Calif.