First a club program, Crew became a varsity interscholastic program beginning in the fall of 2019.
The team practices and competes in the fall and spring with the primary competitive season being in the spring. Winter training is also available.
In the 2022 season, the Tigers secured their first-ever Stotesbury Regatta gold medal. Fourteen athletes also advanced to the USRowing Youth National Championships and six boats earned medals at the City Championship.
The GFS Rowing Program has seen a high level of success with athletes going on to row at Boston College, Brown, Harvard, Penn, Princeton, Stanford, Wesleyan, and Wisconsin. GFS crew alumnus James Wright ’18 (Stanford '22) represented the United States at the 2022 U23 World Championships.