The safety of your rowing club members, of your athletes, is of the utmost importance. They’re your reason for being and for doing what you do as a club. Boathouses are one of the places a rowing athlete can get hurt the most and that’s because there can be loose heavy objects and slippery surfaces […]
Are you a rowing coach with a high workload, dealing with a range of difficult people or situations? We know rowing coaches can have it rough sometimes, so we went out and talked to a range of experienced coaches about how they deal with the roughness! You COULD navigate our blog to find and read […]
For this blog post we’re going back to basics for boathouse safety. We love innovating boathouses for maximum safety and efficiency, but at the end of the day if you haven’t covered the little things then the bigger innovations aren’t as effective. So here’s our short list of boathouse safety basics we feel every club […]
Together with our friends at Rowperfect UK, we explore different ways for you to raise funds for your rowing club throughout the year.
One thing that fits perfectly alongside fundraising is a good side cause, and this month our side cause focus is on children! Us older folks need to nurture the next generation to […]
Regattas are competitions for rowers, and in many respects they’ve been the same for years. But some say the ways that regattas run aren’t open to a recreational or casual rower. Well, the Domestic Rowing Revitalisation survey from Rowing New Zealand is seeding a change.
The Need For Change
The casual scene in […]
This boathouse quarterly post we’re taking a look at the stylish and vast boathouse at The University of Tennessee.
We explored their tour video and noticed a great rundown of boathouse needs as well as the chance to admire the place first hand…
What’s So Special About This Boathouse?
Watching this video […]
Don’t get caught without a coach!
Sometimes coaches retire, have to go on leave, get injured etc etc. What do you do then? They’re arguably the most integral persons in a rowing team providing training, management, motivation and more! Well there’s a way to get around losing such an integral members and […]
One of the biggest challenges for a rowing club president or captain is to manage, motivate and assist their club committee in running the club. Sometimes this all comes down to motivation and engagement with your current committee members, which we can help you improve!
5 ways to motivate your rowing club committee:
1. Socialise To Strengthen […]
Rowing isn’t the easiest sport to understand or get excited about. That’s a fact, as sad as that fact may be. So this quarterly fundraising ideas blog post is all about how to get those interested in other sports or social outings to join the club in a fundraiser.
Before we get into that […]