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Heart monitor advice

I’m looking to buy a heart monitor watch and chest strap combo, I was wondering if anyone could give me some advice on the best available model. I’m looking for something with a long life that’s very reliable and ideally not ridiculously expensive. Any help would be much appreciated.

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Questions about Lactic Threshold Testing

Our club has Lactic Threshold Testing a week from now, and despite having rowed competitively for a number of years, I have never done Lactic Threshold testing. Is there anything I should expect? How exactly is the testing performed? Is any special prep necessary?

Thanks

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When does the recruitment process start?

Im a junior in high school and already have a relatively short list of schools Im interested in. At what point in the year do i “make the first move” and send out emails to coachs (and what should they say) Thanks! Athletic Stats: female, 5,8′ 138lbs, 2k: 7:50 (back …

Rowing prospect and recruitment

Hey guys, I’m currently a junior in high school on the east coast, and started rowing this year(late). I dropped everything else basically, and am focusing on rowing. I started about 3 months ago, and am doing everything I can. I’m 5’9-5’10, 155 lb, pulled a 22:45 6k and 6:50 …