The wonderful Daniel Spring has yet again laid his neck on the line by predicting the medalists for the World Rowing Championships – which start tomorrow. Here are the links to his detailed appraisal of all the events Eights, Quads, Fours, Doubles and Pairs, Singles, To summarise then, these are my medal picks for all […]
Today’s offerings include view through the rack crowded Para-rowing dock (during Para-rowing only practice) standard coaches meeting!
Long arm self portrait of Oksana, Rob and Coach Brad at the Chungju race course.
Now here’s a classic – you thought you couldn’t row back-to-front – these guys prove it’s not only possible, there is already a boat designed to do it. Front Rower – where you can row looking in the direction of travel. Designed to fit into a canoe – the Front Rower system feathers for you, […]
We reported in February on the very public $2.2 million loss made by the New Zealand world championships last year and yesterday the independent report on why it happened was published. Read the full report here. Is it a good thing that the S**T hit the fan? Well, there is probably a small golden nugget […]
This is an interview with Drazen Sudic about Valent and Martin Sinkovich. They are our best rowers ever. They have trained regularly since 2000 when they came to Mladost Rowing Club. In 2000 we attended the World Championships in Zagreb, winning two silver, one bronze and a bronze medal on OI Sydney. RC Mladost has good […]
Richard – you’re a known top athlete – How do you feel about your brother, Peter being here at the World Champs with you? I think it’s awesome having my brother here. I watched him race yesterday and it was really quite emotional. He’s in the Lightweight single sculls event Yes and to be honest, […]
Jon Winter was in US LM4x at the Worlds. He had to fund the trip himself once he got selected adn did so using a blog and emailing group list. I paid some money to his campaign and so was part of the group getting his updates. They were great, insightful and gave much more […]
And to round up the end of this year's Worlds here is the self-compiled medal table. Any mistakes- please let us know. Source FISA Medal table Germany Gold = 4 Silver = 1 Bronze = 4 New Zealand Gold = 4 Bronze = 1 Great Britain Gold = 3 Silver = 5 USA Gold = […]