Our Program

At the University of Iowa, our nationally ranked rowing program strives to foster a community of well rounded young athletes.  By focusing on respect, punctuality, accountability and quality, we aim to help our athletes grow through both their athletic and academic endeavors at University and beyond. 

"The University of Iowa is the best place to row in the world."

Head coach Andrew Carter

National Recognition

Since Carter joined the program, the Hawkeyes have earned nine All-Americans, while qualifying for the NCAA Championships three straight years (2017, 2018, 2019).

The Hawkeyes earned their best finish with a ninth-place finish in the IV8 at the 2019 NCAA Championships. Contessa Harold, Hannah Greenlee, and Hunter Koenigsfeld earned All-America honors.

International Stage

Since 2013, the Hawkeyes have consistently represented Iowa at the international level.

As a team, the Hawkeyes have competed at the prestigious Henley Royal Regatta…

Individually, Iowa has had multiple athletes compete for national teams, including Eve Stewart (Netherlands) and Hunter Koenigsfeld (USA).