I, along with many others, am hoping that Sir Steve Redgrave gets to light the cauldron tomorrow night in London. He is one of the very few who (though he never would) could legitimately claim to be among the greatest athletes in any sport from any era. He is one of only four athletes of … More Hoping Sir Steve Lights the Cauldron….
This is a simply incredible video of the Australian lightweight men’s eight winning the world championships in a photo finish with Italy, with end-to-end audio from inside the boat of the coxswain’s calls. This level of transparency is astounding, and gives a view of what it’s like to row at the highest level in the … More Awesome Aussie Rowing–A Look Inside a World Championship Race