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The Boat Mover

March 8, 2019

Veteran U.S. national team coxswain Katelin Guregian on the successes and setbacks of a career spent making the boat go faster. Every time you place your blade in the water, the opportunity is waiting for

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A Perfectly Successful Year

February 10, 2019

Fifteen years after its founding, Row New York has grown into one of New York City’s most effective programs for teens from under-resourced communities. Less than 15 months from breaking ground at what will become Manhattan’s first-ever combined boathouse and academic learning center, they show no signs of slowing down.

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Invictus Inspired

October 2, 2018

We woke up. We were supposed to be going out at 7 in the morning but there was a weather hold,” says Mitch Kieffer of a morning that at first sounds like a typical one

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Agents of Change

September 19, 2018

If you were writing a rubric for rowing, what would it look like? You remember rubrics: those pages of detail your teacher would hand out that articulated the criteria that would be used to judge

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EPIC Rows

September 13, 2018

The compulsion to explore the limits of human endeavor is as old as humanity itself. Just as towering mountains call out to climbers to be summitted, the desire to propel oneself across vast oceans is

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Bringing the River Home

July 30, 2018

Ask any rower about their relationship with the erg and they will tell you it’s complex. On the one hand, the erg is a machine that makes you faster, stronger, mentally tougher, and—importantly—allows you to

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Data Driven

July 3, 2018

How revolutionary new technology is giving coaches, coxes, and rowers the data to transform
our sport.

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Connecticut Rules

July 2, 2018

What’s driving the success of Connecticut’s powerhouse clubs? Good water, good coaches,
and great athletes.

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Light Speed

March 19, 2018

How a simple equipment change could forever change the way para-rowers experience the stroke.

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Her Olympic Life

February 1, 2018

For Anita DeFrantz, one race’s finish line is just the beginning of the next race’s start.