Choosing a rowing camp can be a challenging process, especially for families new to the sport. You need to think about the length, location, cost, what the camp offers, what you want to get out of camp.
Wesley Ng, Women’s Head Coach at the University of Pennsylvania and U-23 National Team Selection Camp, gave an informative and inspirational talk at Sparks's Penn Rowing Camp about the similarities and differences between a U-23 National [...]
I’m an elite rower, training at Vesper Boat Club. Though I have been working in marketing at Sparks Consulting for five years, this is my first involvement in a Sparks Rowing Camp. Staying on campus at the University of Pennsylvania, [...]
One of the major themes of this blog, beyond simply rowing camps, is the importance of attending a camp outside of your normal club or program. Below are 10 reasons to not only attend a rowing camp, but to attend one in a new location. (There [...]
Making the excellent decision to attend a rowing camp is only the beginning. To get the most out of a rowing camp, you need to do more than just show up and let things happen a la Here We Are Now, Entertain Us. Below are some tips on maximizing [...]
In an earlier post, we discussed questions to ask rowing camps to help pick the best one for you. One of the questions listed was: Who are the coaches? Here we would like to delve deeper into this topic as coaches are a crucial part of any [...]
Choosing a rowing camp can be a challenging process, especially for families new to the sport. You need to think about the length, location, cost, what the camp offers, what you want to get out of camp, etc. The camp's website usually offers a [...]