row2k Features
'More Power: The Story of Jurgen Grobler'
Just in time for the ramp towards the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Chris Dodd and High Matheson's book looks at a coach who has massively impacted the global rowing world; this is not an understatement, for we are talking about the GB's Jurgen Grobler.  more

row2k Exclusives
This Week's Best of Rowing on Instagram 1/17/2020

Winter training camps, movie trailers, remembering Grace Rett, and more.  more
Documentary feature film A Most Beautiful Thing to be released March 27

Based on the upcoming A Most Beautiful Thing: A Memoir by Arshay Cooper, narrated and produced by Common, Grant Hill, Dwyane Wade, and 9th Wonder, directed by Mary Mazzio  more

Book Reviews
Rowing Lessons, Simply Told

Fred Borchelt's new eBook, "Another Power 10," devotes 10 chapters to technique, training, psychology and all-around advice for rowers and coaches.  more
Andy Larkin's Life in Boats

Andy Larkin's rowing memoir, 'My Life in Boats, Fast and Slow' is anchored by the intriguing, seldom-told tale of Harvard's 1968 varsity, the US Olympic crew, and its role in the Olympic Project for Human Rights.  more

Equipment & Hacks
January To-Do List for Rowers and Coaches

By mid-January, despite it being the very middle of the meteorological winter, most athletes and programs are nonetheless segueing into what will become the spring season; here is a checklist of things to do in January so you are as fast as possible in June  more
Ask the Builders: Best Practices for Dry-docking Your Rowing Equipment

Best practices ahead of storing your rowing boats, electronics, and oars  more

Competitive Edge
Technique Feature: Technique on the Erg, Continued

A couple of months ago, we wrote about using the erg not just for training but also for technique. First though, you need to figure out what needs to be changed.  more
By The Numbers: The Relationship of Oar Length to Rigger Height

When you change oar length, do you have to change anything else? Here is a look at how oar length affects rigging height.  more

Reader Contributions
John Tracey Goes to Hungary Pt 6: The single and the double-the last two races

Having warmed up to the concept of going hell-bent-for-leather over 1,000 meters in the D single the day before (after lollygagging around Italy and Eastern Europe for two weeks), I was primed for the E single.  more
John Tracey Goes to Hungary Pt 5: The Road to Budapest

I was rested and ready to roll as I left Zagreb early on the morning of Tuesday, September 10th. I had some anxiety for several reasons, however  more

Rowing 101
How to Get Started in Rowing

Getting into rowing can be easy. But it is a whole lot easier if you know where to look and how to get started. Here a quick guide for that moment when you think, "I'd like to start rowing."  more
Basic Rigging

Rigging basics to get you started.  more

row2k Interviews
CREW by TrueRowing Debuts at Championships, Seeks 'Rowing Superstars'

Attendees at the ACRA and IRA Championships probably noticed that the medals backdrops had a big CREW on them; the sponsorships marked the public debut of CREW by True Rowing, a new company looking to bring live on-water workouts to ergs everywhere  more

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