Success Sunday - November 02, 2014

Welcome to the weekly /r/Rowing achievement thread!

What was your achievement this week? It could be anything! A new 2k PB? Get a good lift at the gym? Or even your first time capsizing a single!

This thread is likely to fill up quickly, consider sorting the comments by “new” …

Donations for new club: where to start

Hello!

I am planning to start a new club in Durham, NC, and am looking for some equipment donations, I just don’t know where to solicit donations.

I am hoping to get started with something like a 4, or a double and a single. etc. so if you know of …

Is this a good 5k time?

Hi, I’m a novice rower who is walking on my university team with no prior experience. Been training for about 2 months now. We had our first 5k test today and I pulled an 18:10, 1:49.0 split. I’m an 18-year-old male, 6’2″ who weighs ~165 pounds. Is this a good …

Trying to be better

Hi, I am a varsity rower in the tenth grade, I’m 5’7 120 lbs. I’m a guy. My current 2k time is 2:17 except that was at the beginning of my novice year. Since yesterday was our last fall season practice I have started to think about sprints and how …

How to take Coxing to the next level?

Hey guys,

I was wondering if anyone has had any experience / info on how to get to the next level as a male coxswain. I am in the Varsity four as a Sophomore, but have also competed in eights. Our boat is really good, and has been on a …

Wanting to start a rowing club

My friends and I have pooled together about 10k in credit, and want to start a junior rowing club.

We were thinking of a double and a single, without coaches(most of us have a decent amount of experience)

We found a lake that’s nearby that will host us, so we …