What We Do

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Race Plan

Rowing is a mainstream sport and college recruiting is highly competitive and can be very stressful. In order to get the process started,  we meet with the rower/coxswain and parent to create a college recruiting plan which outlines expectations and goals commensurate with rower/coxswain’s performance both academically and athletically.
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Recruiting Roadmap

Rowing and coxing alone does not automatically lead to successful college recruiting results. A rower/coxswain must distinguish himself/herself in order to get noticed by college coaches. Academic and athletic performance will determine which college coaches will be interested. We understand what colleges are looking for in a student-athlete and provide the guidance necessary to find the best match for our clients.
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Start Now!

All recruiting is personal. We understand the recruiting process at each college rowing program. We provide accurate information personalized for each client's needs and goals. We have a proven track record and are available 24/7 to successfully guide our clients through the recruiting process.

Client Testimonials

Praise for Rower's Edge

Our family has thoroughly enjoyed using Rowers Edge to help our son apply to colleges with rowing programs. We found Gail and Maura were extremely knowledgeable about the various types of rowing programs and schools. They were quick to respond to any questions we had, and always had answers to our questions. Gail and Maura were excellent resources also, helping us to locate professionals who could assist our son with his individual needs, such as nutrition and training advice. The college search process is a difficult one, and we found that Rowers Edge helped to guide our son in exploring various options and scenarios that he might  encounter during his college and rowing program search. We would highly recommend them, and could not have been happier with the individual attention we were given, and the level of knowledge and honesty that Rowers Edge provided us.

 

Praise for Rower's Edge

Maura’s support and guidance throughout the whole recruiting process really made a difference for my daughter.  I would highly recommend Rowers Edge to anyone whose child is looking to be recruited.  It was well worth it.

Praise for Rower's Edge

Our family engaged Rower’s Edge to advise us in connection with our daughter’s college application process in the hope of her being recruited as a coxswain at a top 20 college. Although our daughter is the youngest of four children, we had never encountered the issues and protocols for athletic recruitment and didn’t have any basis for planning and executing a successful college application strategy designed to help our daughter be recruited to the college of her choice. We weren’t even sure what the “college of her choice” ought to be. Gail and her partner were professional in every respect. They are experts in navigating through the process, kept us as parents informed and (mostly) calm, helped our daughter develop a rower’s resume, instructed us regarding college visits, reviewed and guided communications with coaches, assisted in selecting summer rowing camps and clubs to help improve her technique, discussed with us rowing programs of various universities to refine selection criteria and pretty much everything else that popped up or was relevant in being successful.

We have the highest regard for Rower’s Edge’s integrity, their ability to keep all matters confidential and, ultimately, helping us achieve the outcome we had aspired to. We recommend Rower’s Edge without reservation and without hesitation.