Rowperfect had the privilege of interviewing rowing coach legend Thor Nilsen.
Our conversation was very wide-ranging and he generously told us a lot of tips and insights
Thor Nilsen FISA Council member
into rowing, coaching and we have curated these into four short articles.
- Thor Nilsen’s background in rowing – how he got started, his athletic career and the argument that led him to switch to coaching
- Advice for coaches – what to do to coach yourself, how to improve as a club coach
- Testing athletes and what you want to achieve by testing, how to test for strength, fitness and crew selection
- Concept 2 ergos versus Rowperfect rowing simulators