Starting double two

So i just got asked to team up with someone to start training in a 2 double. And as a first year rower (with talent so I’m told) i don’t know what to expect. Any tips? I don’t know many of the correct english terms, so sorry for my writing.…

Multiple heart-rate monitors read by one smartphone

Hi all,

We’ve had the idea of monitoring the heart rate of all rowers in an eight using a single Galaxy S5 (which supports ANT+ and Bluetooth smart HR monitors).

Does anyone know of software that lets you see the heart rate of more than one monitor at a time? …

Erg Playlists

We just started our winter training schedule and I want to know some good songs for an erg playlist as we have testing (2k, 6k, and hour) coming up in a few weeks. I will probably do the 2k without music, but some advice for the longer pieces would be …

Junior National Team (US)

16/Male/145 lbs/6’0 – 2k: 6:58, 6k: 22:41; Rowing for 1.5 years

Looking to give a good try to be on the US Junior National Team this summer and row for my nation at the Junior World Championships. I realize my size is not ideal for sweep rowing as they tend …

I want to make it into our V8

So I’m a second year rower on the UCLA club team. I want to make it into the V8, and to do that I’m thinking I need to try and fit in more workouts in my weeks. Our current schedule is:

Monday – morning water practice, olympic lift second workout …

Schoolboy rowers help me out

I’m planning to take a gap year and will be free from Henley this year (Mid July 2015) through September 2016. What schools have good rowing teams that offer gap programs? I was thinking Scots in Australia – What other good options are there? I’d like to go Aussie or …