Emily Ford & Oregon State Women's Rowing

By Sparks Editorial Staff | July 7, 2016

Corvallis is home to Oregon State University and is a playground for the outdoor enthusiast. The OSU research forest has dozens of miles of trails, for running, hiking, and mountain biking. Corvallis is located about an hour drive from the mountains...

Rebecca Smith Grzybowski & Temple Women's Rowing

By Ryan Sparks | June 9, 2016

Located about 5 miles from the Schuylkill River and the soon to be completely renovated East Park Canoe House, Temple University is in the heart of Philadelphia, PA. With over 125 majors offered, Temple students come from all over the...

A Look Behind the Curtain of College Rowing Selection

By Sparks Editorial Staff | May 25, 2016

This article was co-authored by Nate Rooks and Mike Hughes. As a rower, it’s easy to blame a single event--a bad seat race or bad erg text--for what boat you end up in. For coaches who make the lineups, it’s a complicated and...