Winners at Henley Veterans Regatta

Teamer At The Ready For Marlow Manager

By Rebecca Caroe

It will be another busy season for the members of Marlow Rowing Club Women’s Masters. Starting with the Marlow Spring Regatta and culminating in September’s Master World Championships in Bled, not to mention the many coaching sessions and events in between, it’s fair to say that the organisers will have their work cut out again this season. […]

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Passengers, or what can a masters crew do with a free rider

By Rebecca Caroe

One of the glories of rowing is that a boat is only as fast as the slowest crew member. Unless all the members are contributing the boat will not be fast.  I say this is one of the glories of the sport because it means that, unlike a football team, a basketball team ora hockey team, […]

Masters rowers – want to get faster?

By Rebecca Caroe

Announcing Faster Masters the Rowing Coaching membership service for masters rowers and scullers developed with expert coach Marlene Royle.. It is called Faster Masters and will launch to the public on 1 October 2016. What is Faster Masters? The programme is 7 “lessons” each comprising a video and transcript plus some additional guides written as pdf ebooks. […]

Join RowingChat with Masters Rowing Specialist, Marlene Royle

Join RowingChat with Masters Rowing Specialist, Marlene Royle

By Jeremy Peskey

Attention Masters Rowers: Next time on RowingChat, we have a special guest just for YOU! Masters Rowing Specialist, Marlene Royle If you are looking for tips and advice about improving your technique and becoming a more competitive Masters rower, coaching and advice doesn’t get any better than Marlene Royle! Marlene’s focus on RowingChat will be around master […]

Adjusting race times for Masters rowers

By Rebecca Caroe

Following up our article about Adjusting Erg Scores for Masters Athletes, we got a reply from Lewin who shared a spreadsheet by RowPro with a calculation for a 2000m race giving handicap in seconds and a per meter factor. This means if your race is a different distance you can easily work out the adjustment […]