What We Do
Parent of Student-athlete at University of Pennsylvania
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.
Parent of Student-athlete at Yale
Maura prepared our daughter for interviews with coaches and offered sage advice about her communications with various schools. Gail and Maura know what coaches are ‘really’ saying, and most importantly, how to elicit information from a coach to give your recruit a clear understanding of their position in that coach’s line up of his/her top recruits.
Parent of Student-athlete at Georgetown
Rowers Edge gave us a definitive plan and excellent advise on how to speak with Coaches during the recruiting process. Without their advise, I doubt my son would be in the college he is in now. Maura and Gail were always available to answer questions and help us sort out all the logistics with the recruiting process. We highly recommend Rowers Edge to any family who is serious about getting recruited.