Round Shaw Row

August 5, 1978

Distance: 14 miles

Place Overall Name Class
1 Don Cameron & Nick Fahey 13 1/2' Westcoast Whitehall

On this day the Round Shaw Row was born. A bet was made on whether Shaw could be circumnavigated quicker by oars or sails, the rowers racing the sailors int he Shaw Island Classic. The rowers won.

Course was from the UW Labs dock and back again.