CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— Virginia senior Heidi Long (Buckinghamshire, England) claimed the Hambleden Challenge Cup at the prestigious Henley Royal Regatta on the Thames in England.
Long, a two-time All-ACC selection, teamed with Hannah Scott to win the women’s pair championship race in a time of 8:00.
Long and Scott posted the win by 3/4 length over Great Britain’s senior tandem of Rowan McKellar and Harriet Taylor, who won the bronze medal at the 2018 World Cup II in Linz Ottensheim, Austria.