We identified 3 big challenges we know coaches face, and a few ways to tackle them. The success of a coach is not only about their technical skills but also balancing their relationship with the athletes they coach.
In preparation for next season, you need to finish this one with annual checks to rowing boats, to give yourself and your club time for changes and repairs. […]
If you’re a coach who wants to excel at what you do, if you want to make your team go faster and perform better, RowingTalks is a conference not to be missed. If you’re not in Washington State this Saturday, January 26th, (or even on the same continent), don’t despair. You can watch the live […]
In preparation for all of the Christmas Pudding you'll be eating over the coming weeks, we'd like to offer you something for your health. Pack it in under your New Year's Resolutions and enjoy burning away all the food you pack on this week!
Increasing your core strength will do wonders for you as a rower. […]
As a boat club manager, you can't count the number of hats you have to wear on two hands. Yours is a big job, and we're here to make it easier. One task that's important to the fluid development of your club, the effectiveness of your coaches, and the satisfaction of your club members, is […]
If you coach for students, you may resonate with this post from The CoachAD on the difficulties that parents can present for you. The post has some positive points on dealing with difficult parents, particularly on how to keep them informed and in-the-loop. It also has some more radical suggestions, and you should […]
Your rowing coaches are the pillars of your boathouse. As such it's crucial that you support them in your role as a rowing club manager. Below we have a great article from Mike Davenport, coach and writer extraordinaire. He outlines 9 points based on his excessive experience that he knows about coaches today. […]