Tag Archives: Rowing

Images: Volume 1, Week 43

Last Sunday, Laura and I arrived at the KU rowing boathouse in Lawrence’s Burcham Park. The facility sits along the Kansas River just north of downtown. We were photographing the annual Jayhawk Jamboree, an afternoon-long rowing event for men and women with … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Aquaphotog and This Old Man and the Sea

For the past two winter school breaks, Laura has abandoned frigid Kansas and her husband for fun and sun – along with some work – in the balmy climes of Puerto Rico and then Hawaii. This winter, the swimming and … Continue reading

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A Bridge Over Rower’s Water

Usually, the sight of two Highway Patrol cars with red and blue lights flashing, along with my Honda pulled over on the Kansas Turnpike, would be a clear sign I was in trouble with the law. Except last Saturday. This … Continue reading

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Goosed

The Sunflower Showdown rowing regatta between KU and Kansas State took place Saturday. The regatta featured five races at Wyandotte County Lake in Kansas City, Kansas. The racing shells stir the lake’s bird population. The results have made interesting pictures over … Continue reading

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The JayRock Variety Show

Tanned women tennis players shaking in grass hula skirts, huge football players showing off their sensitive side, softball players dreaming what it would be like to be a boy, men’s golfers just being strange and rowers flashing back to the … Continue reading

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Sack Art

What was in the sack was not as important what was on the sack when Laura and I stopped in the Which Wich Superior Sandwiches in Norman, Oklahoma, Saturday.  We were on home turf for Laura to cover the Big … Continue reading

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Laura’s Dark Side

Often I have written about Laura’s athletic accomplishments or action photography skills on this blog. In comparison, mentions of her work as an academic counselor have been few. There is a simple reason for this seeming oversight. Laura wants none … Continue reading

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