Red Bull High Stakes is a wrap with Ever Green topping the alumni-focused crews and coming in 6th out of the 14 teams. I was a little skeptical of the event, but it turned out to be well-run, smoothly organized, and with a ton of rolodex crews that were the Who’s Who of anybody who … More Red Bull High Stakes wrapped, good luck at Worlds!
Thanks to Row2K for publishing my rowing hack submission, and giving a shout out to Ever Green Boat Club! I use this hack a lot while traveling. I also find that wearing FiveFingers on the erg not only saves on space in my luggage, but also makes me pay more attention to my finish timing, … More Training Hack: The Erg Strap Clamp – row2k columns
Rowers, Ever Green Boat Club is organizing a new type of regatta, the Alumni Sprints, to be held on the old collegiate racecourse in Greenwich, Connecticut on April 27. This race allows college alumni/ae, regardless of current affiliation, to race a 1000m sprint under their college alumni banner, similar to how the Alumni Eights works … More New Alumni Sprints Regatta in Greenwich April 27
Thanks to Mike S., one of my Ever Green Boat Club rower friends, for suggesting a killer workout. I stupidly modified it a little to make it even more “hardcore” and rowing-specific. He names it “Twilight of the Quads.” When I say “rowing-specific,” I mean a WOD that focuses on leg power and endurance, as … More Twilight of the Quads–Killer CrossFit Rowing WOD
Had a great race on Saturday in the Masters Eight rowing for Ever Green Boat club – strong, smooth, consistent, perfect steering, no mishaps except for a broken cox-box. So we were all surprised to learn that we came in 13th? In retrospect we were part of a tight grouping of times in which 10 … More Head of the Charles Results
I was recently able to practice in a pair (yes, not a double, a pair) with a college friend of mine. We will be the stern pair in the Ever Green Boat Club masters 8+ at the Head of the Charles in a few weeks, so we wanted to get in sync. For non-rowers, a … More I finally rowed the seat I never rowed!