Category Archives: RowingChat

Strength Coach Roundtable #11: Movement Assessments for Rowing

strength coach roundtable

Rowing strength coaches Will Ruth and Joe Deleo discuss movement assessments for rowing. How can we evaluate an athlete’s movement and use that information in our coaching? We talk application to strength training and rowing training so that you can get the most out of your movement in the weight-room as well as on the […]

RowingChat with Eira Parry of High Performance Parenting

Eira Parry, rowing parent, parenting expert,

Listen live on Sunday 15th April 2018 at 8 pm UK time by clicking the YouTube video link. Eira Parry is originally from a teaching background; she worked in both primary and secondary education. Seeing the need for parents to learn how to support their child through sport, she launched High Performance Parenting to teach […]

Strength Coach Roundtable #10: Strength, Physical Therapy, Rowing

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Guest coaches Karen Calara and Caitlin McClain join the Roundtable for a discussion of how strength coaches, physical therapists, and rowing coaches can better support each other and work together to solve common rowing technical problems and ultimately build better, faster, healthier rowers. Tune in for specific advice for common technical problems of the stroke […]

RowingChat: Athlete Retirement Gearoid Towey

Gearoid Towey

Crossing the Line Sport is dedicated to helping athletes “cross over” into retirement from active sport.  Whether you’re an Olympian or a club athlete, scaling back your rowing can be a challenge – weaning yourself off dopamine.  Gearoid Towey set up CTL to educate federations, coaches and athletes about the process and how to help […]

RowingChat with Gearoid Towey on Athlete Retirement

Listen live on Wednesday 21st March 2018 at 9 pm UK time by clicking the YouTube video link. Gearoid Towey – Crossing the Line Sport Three-time Olympic rower and former World Champion, Gearoid Towey has worked in athlete personal development for Western Sydney Wanderers Football Club and the New South Wales Institute of Sport. Since […]

Strength Coach Roundtable #9: Strength Training for Adaptive Rowers

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Guest Coach Tara Morgan of Seize the Oar Unified Rowing in Seattle, WA, joins the Strength Coach Roundtable for a discussion on strength training for adaptive rowers. In this 45-minute discussion, we talk performance needs, minimizing injury risk, how to structure your training area, making individual adjustments in training, and more! Check the shownotes below […]

RowingChat: The Rowing Network episode 2

Matt Lehrer

The Rowing Network is a coach education website set up by Community Rowing Inc in conjunction with Rowing Australia led by Matt Lehrer and Ron Batt.  This is the second Episode we have recorded with the Rowing Network – Episode 1 is here. Listen to RowingChat with The Rowing Network Episode 2 on SoundCloud Timestamps […]

RowingChat with Ron Batt & Matt Lehrer

  Listen live on Wednesday 21st February 2018 at 8 pm UK time by clicking the YouTube video link. Ron Batt Ron has been involved in rowing for 25 years after trying the sport through a council funded learn to row program. He has been an athlete and a coach including running rowing clubs, working […]

RowingChat: Rowing Technique and Aging

Rowing technique and aging

Masters rowing is one of the fastest growing parts of the sport.  Yet aging places compromises onto the rowing and sculling stroke. Expert masters rowing coach, Marlene Royle joins Rebecca Caroe on this episode of RowingChat to discuss rowing technique and aging. Listen to RowingChat Technique and Aging on SoundCloud Timestamps to the interview 01:00 […]

RowingChat: Rowing Technique as you Age

Marlene will talk about how to adapt your rowing and sculling technique so that you can continue to make technical gains while managing physical compromises or injuries. The discussion will address posture, joint protection, range of motion, and a system of body support throughout the stroke cycle. Also, rigging tips to help you maintain effectiveness […]