row2k Features
Collegiate Coaches Corner
Rowing Technique Part 6 - Technology
Rowing Technique Part 6 - Technology
Video, Speed Coaches, stopwatches? Which rowing technology have coaches found useful in their coaching careers?  more

row2k Photo Features
October 27 in row2k History

In the absence of racing this fall, we are digging through our archives to highlight some of our favorite fall racing images from the past.  more
October 26 in row2k History

In the absence of racing this fall, we are digging through our archives to highlight some of our favorite fall racing images from the past.  more

Equipment & Hacks
Rowing Hack Redux: Rigging up Your Ergs

Are you stuck on land or in a singles-only environment? Are you starting to get nervous that you are missing out on sweep blade work? Perhaps this Rowing Hack is for you.  more
Rowing Hack Redux: Hacking the Two-Handed Feather

As new novices take up the sport, this hack will help nip a common bad habit in the bud  more

Reader Contributions
Diversity in Rowing, or the Lack Thereof

Rowing is an incredible sport with a rich history across the globe, but it needs to be accessible across class, gender, and racial lines  more
The Starting Bay

A poem by John Cumper, State national championship winner, 1975 to 1983; AUS National team coach 1991 to 2008; Currently technical adviser Ballarat Grammar School rowing program  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

row2k Interviews
Interview with Amanda Kraus, Incoming USRowing CEO

Amanda Kraus, founder and CEO of Row New York, has been named the new CEO of USRowing. row2k spoke with Kraus about her history at Row New York, her motivation for accepting the position, and her plans for getting underway in the new role  more
row2k Interview: #rowersagainstracism Originator Stephan Riemekasten

Many rowing people have seen the #rowersagainstracism video featuring multiple elite international rowers on social media; the effort was initiated by German rower Stephan Riemekasten  more

Book Reviews
Book Review: Arshay Cooper's 'A Most Beautiful Thing'

Arshay Cooper's memoir "A Most Beautiful Thing," the true story of America's first all-Black high school rowing team, seems to be made for the present moment.  more
Rediscovering 'The Red Rose Crew'

It's surreal to think that 20 years have passed since the publication of Dan Boyne's 'The Red Rose Crew.' Now, with the recent announcement hat Sports Illustrated Studios is the process of developing a film based on the book, the story of the 1975 US Women's Eight deserves another look.  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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