Tag Archives: World Rowing Championships

Follow World Rowing Champs via app

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We’ve found the clever Sarasota organisers of the WRC2017 have created an app using Yapp to keep you up to date So I downloaded it and what a disappointment. I hoped that the social feed would aggregate any mention of the hashtag – but instead it’s just full of promotions from local catering companies. It […]

Who will win Gold at the 2015 World Rowing Champs?

Join @Fatsculler and Rowperfect as we debate and discuss the finalists who will be racing for gold. Live Google Hangout (webinar) where you can ask the questions Expect a fast-paced discussion where nothing is held back, as per @FatSculler’s track record.  He knows. Details sent when you reserve a ticket. Powered by Eventbrite

World Champs medal predictions

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 […]

Quirky Rowing Websites: Front Rower

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, […]

Rowing E-Magazines – get more rowing news

You have your list of rowing websites to frequent, but what about rowing magazines? That’s right, online. If you have environmental concerns or simply like the accessibility and never-lose-ability of keeping your magazines safely on the web, you no longer have to receive your magazines via post. Here are three excellent online rowing magazines, two […]

Karapiro 2010 Worlds – damning report on financial loss

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 […]

Valent and Martin Sinkovich of Mladost Rowing Club

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 […]

Interview: Richard Chambers

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, […]