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Erg Score is like a Test Score

Many people wonder how an individual rower is evaluated when there are 4 or 8 rowers in a boat.  The answer has many different components one of the most important of which is the erg score.  The erg score for a rower is similar to the SAT or ACT score for academic performance.  Erg scores […]

Many Paths to Rowing in College

There is no “one right path” to row in college.  We always say that anyone who wants to row in college can do it.  The issue is which college will be your place.  Many kids are successful in getting recruited to row in college while others decide to “walk on” either at the start of […]

Partnership with Xeno Muller

Rower’s Edge is pleased to partner with Xeno Muller.  Xeno is a resource for Rower’s Edge clients as well as other student athletes who are looking to improve their rowing skills with particular emphasis on erg training.  Xeno is an Olympic gold and silver medalist and Olympic record holder in the single scull. As a member […]

Mary Whipple and Taylor Ritzel

Rower’s Edge is pleased to partner with Mary Whipple and Taylor Ritzel.  Mary and Taylor are resources for Rower’s Edge clients as well as other student athletes who are looking to improve their coxing and rowing skills. Mary Whipple has been the coxswain for the United States Women’s 8+ for 11 of the past 12 […]