row2k Features
Water Ready Chapter One - Health and Safety: Germs be Gone
Nine actions to keep your equipment safe and free of germs  more

row2k Interviews
North Carolina's Juliana Micchia

This week's row2k Interview is with North Carolina senior Juliana Micchia. We chat with Micchia on her path to rowing and her podcast, Benched.  more
San Diego State's Hannah Broadland

This week's row2k Interview is with San Diego State senior coxswain Hannah Broadland. We chat with Broadland on coxing at the World University Games, her role as a coxswain, and how her team dealt with the news of their program getting cut last fall.  more

row2k Photo Features
Favorite POTDs - Winter 2018

We'll be highlighting some of our favorites Photos of the Day over the next few months. Today we'll be featuring some of the best from the Winter of 2018.  more
Favorite POTDs - Fall 2017

We'll be highlighting some of our favorites Photos of the Day over the next few months. Today we'll be featuring some of the best from the Fall of 2017.  more

Equipment & Hacks
Rowing Hack: The Onboard Spare Parts Pack

The Rowing Hacks are always on the lookout for cool new tricks and when we see an article entitled 'How Duct Tape Can Help You Survive,' we immediately think: is there a Rowing Hack here?  more
Erg Hack: The Handle Height Helper

Here is another hack that we've looked at before--originally as the Handle Height Tape Hack, but we'd like to suggest a bit of an upgrade!  more

Competitive Edge
Technique Feature: Body Preparation Drills on the Erg

Building off our past two articles, we want to continue our focus on working technique on the erg while also building fitness.  more
Kleshnev: 'Catch through the stretcher' technique

'Catch through the stretcher' and boat check - 'stopping the boat does not mean stopping the whole system'  more

Book Reviews
Book Review: Phil Stekl's 'The Wondrous Sport of Rowing'

Phil Stekl's new coffee table book "The Wondrous Sport of Rowing" clearly means to remind us of all of the things we love about rowing, the deep pull of gliding along on the water.  more
Book Review: Maureen McCauley's 'Falling Out of the Boat'

A late addition to the 2020 batch of personal rowing books is Maureen McCauley's memoir "Falling Out of the Boat."  more

Rowing 101
Nine Things to Know How to Do Before You Race Your Single

As rowers forced into small boats look to race the single for the first time, there are a few things to practice before you get to the starting line  more
Rowing 101: Ask the Ergmaker - Heel Heights and Settings on the Erg

The erg does not replicate all the nuances of rigging and boat fit, but it simulates the motions of rowing closely enough to make sure to optimize the various adjustment available on most ergs. C2 offers some guidelines on setting heel heights on the erg  more

Coxing
An Evaluative and Comparative Measure of Coxswain Skill on a Men's Collegiate Rowing Team

It was our goal to establish a measurement tool which could reliably evaluate the ability of the coxswains as such a measure does not currently exist, and having one would allow rowing coaches to identify areas for improvement among student rowers.  more
The Magical Coxswain Cough Drop

So Ricola is claiming that with the Chr├╝terchraft (wth?!) in their cough drops, coxswains everywhere can ditch the headset and yell their lungs out.  more

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