Category Archives: Upcoming Episodes

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 […]

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 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 […]

A very special RowingChat dedicated to Zig. RIP

Small Puddles, rowing book, Michael Danziger

Michael (Zig) Danziger, author of Small Puddles, The Triumphant Story of Yale’s Worst Oarsman.  Ever. passed away two weeks ago.  He was scheduled to be my guest on RowingChat this week. Rather than cancel, I invited his rowing friends to join theRowingChat to talk about Zig, his book and what his life taught them.  Dave […]

RowingChat with Charlie Simpson and Jim Flood

Dr Charlie Simpson, is a senior lecturer in Sport and Exercise Science at Oxford Brookes University, has coached junior, club and university rowers for the last 17 years in the UK, USA and Australia. He received the Coach of the Year award from British Rowing in 2007. Jim Flood is the author of Know the […]

RowingChat: at Craftsbury Sculling Center

Troy Howell

This month we welcome back two previous RowingChat guests who are both expert sculling coaches.  Together they’re coaching at the world famous Craftsbury Sculling Center in Vermont, USA. Our focus will be around rowing and sculling camps, The Benefits of going on camp, Coaching people who row for other clubs and in other programmes, How […]

We have agreed a slightly different format for August RowingChat – Joe de Leo will interview Rebecca Caroe as the guest!

  Rebecca is a rower, coach and masters athlete and the co-owner of Rowperfect with her husband, Grant Craies.  The discussion will centre on how Rowperfect became an international web phenomenon and the fourth most popular rowing website in the world. Joe is a member of the Strength Coach Roundtable and expert podcaster on the Leo Training podcast. If you’ve […]

RowingChat with The Rowing Network – Online Global Coaching Education

Matt Lehrer

This month we’re welcoming the authors of the world’s first online rowing coaching training course, The Rowing Network. Created jointly by Rowing Australia and Community Rowing Inc, this innovation is going to be revolutionary for every community rowing club who struggles to keep their coaches skilled and informed about the best ways to teach rowing […]

RowingChat with Matt Langridge

Matt Langridge MBE Matt is a classic athlete developed and made successful by the British Rowing system. he started rowing as a junior and has now spent 15 years at the highest levels of the sport – all in pursuit of the dream of an Olympic Gold medal, which he achieved in Rio 2016. His insights […]

RowingChat with Nikos Gkountoulas

Nikos Gkountoulas, rower international greece,Hellas, sea rower

This month we’re welcoming an Olympian and world competitor in both flat water and ocean rowing.  Nikos is well known as one of the identical twins who have raced both lightweight and heavyweight for Greece from 2004 to 2012 winning European and World Championship medals. Listen live on 7th May at 8 pm GMT by clicking […]