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YOUTH COACHES CORNER
The Youth Coaches Corner Series
October 2, 2022

Along the lines of the Collegiate Coaching Corner series, row2k reached out to a wide swath of the junior and youth coaching community, to solicit responses on a wide range of topics both unique to youth coaching and to the profession and sport in general.

Within the range of the responses we received, we have done our best to make each topic as inclusive and representative as possible of the many different perspectives and types of junior and youth programs across the country. If your voice or perspective of your program is missing and you would like to contribute, please contact us to get involved.

Coaches were asked to respond of topics of their choosing, from this list:

  • Boat Selection
  • Bringing Kids to Rowing
  • Coaching The Finish
  • Coaching Education & Developing New Coaches
  • College-Bound Athletes & the Advice We Give
  • Community Partnerships and DEI Efforts
  • Coxswain Development
  • Fundraising
  • Life of a Junior/HS Rowing Coach
  • Program Building/Team Culture
  • Parent Groups & Communication
  • Rigging
  • Rowing Beyond Your Boathouse (Jr Team, Camps, “life skills”)
  • Racing (types of races, boating for age-based categories)
  • Technique & Technology
  • Training Planning
  • Training: Cross Training

Index of Youth Coaches Corner Columns

Bringing Kids to Rowing Part 1: Attracting and Retaining New Athletes

Bringing Kids to Rowing Part 2: Helping Novices Succeed

Life of A Youth Rowing Coach Part 1: The Coach's Role & Tips for Making it Work

Program Building and Team Culture Part 1: Defining Team Culture

Program Building and Team Culture Part 2: Student Leadership

Program Building and Team Culture Part 3: Maintaining A Positive Culture

Technique & Technology, Part 1: Coaching for Boat Feel & Technical Consistency

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