Coxing Experience Advisory Standards

By Sparks Editorial Staff | November 19, 2017

Coxing advisory standards are meant to support coxswains and their parents in managing their expectations as they pursue the recruiting process.  Coxswains are recruited on a number of factors. It is possible for a coxswain of lesser...

Make Small Adjustments: Coxswain Steering Tips

By Laura Simon | March 1, 2015

Bullet points from Laura Simon's video on steering tips for coxswains: Coaches often say that coxswains shouldn't be steering too much. De-mystify steering: What coaches really mean is you shouldn't be overcorrecting. The best...

Steering the San Diego Crew Classic

By Laura Simon | March 1, 2015

One of the toughest races to cox is the 2K course at San Diego Crew Classic. The wind and tide of Mission Bay make it a particularly challenging course, and coxswains visiting for the first time should be prepared.  In this...