Fred began rowing in 1972 at South Kent School and was captain of the Wesleyan University Crew 1977-78. His summers, from 1974 to 1982, were spent with the Dartmouth College Rowing Club. His coaching resume includes: Head Coach Rutgers Lightweight Men 1980-82; Coach of Princeton University Novice Women, Eastern Sprint and National Champions in 1983; Freshman Coach at Cornell 1983-85; Head Coach at Mount Holyoke from 1986-1992; Head Coach at Colgate University 1995-2003. Fred has been coaching with Hanover High School since 2005.
Photo credit: Kristine Newbold, Fred Cressman and his V1 Boys, NMH Regatta 2016