Testing Optional at GW

George Washington University dropped standardized tests as a requirement for admission beginning with the 2016-2017 school year. http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/jul/28/george-washington-drops-act-or-sat-scores-admissio/

Do Your Homework

Just because a coach sends an e-mail to you, don’t let your head get turned. You need to make sure that the school and rowing program is right for you.  Do your homework and gather as much information as you can about the college and the rowing program as you go through the process of […]

High school rowing team vs. club

Options for high school rowers include both high school teams and club teams.  It makes sense to look at the particular teams in your location to determine which might be the best match for the individual high school athlete.  Many times, school and club teams have rules about who can row for them. This issue […]

Grab every day that you can

Now that school is over and summer is here, it is a great time to start thinking about your recruiting and making visits to colleges.  We know that for those of you who are racing this summer, it is a very busy time.  You probably will not have large blocks of free time until late […]

Spring racing is over

High school rowers and coxswains who are juniors and who have finished their spring race season should e-mail the college coaches at schools of interest with the results of their spring races.  Don’t assume that college coaches follow your races or know your results unless  you tell them.  Now that the spring season is over […]