Top Advice for Coxswains Seeking to Make the Varsity 8+

By Marcus McElhenney | March 1, 2014

“Keep your mouth shut. Don’t tell me–Show me!” The number one thing most coxswains (including me) like to do is tell everyone just how good we are at coxing. We like to talk,  because it is part of our job. So we...

Coxswain Film

By Sparks Editorial Staff | February 20, 2014

We at Sparks announces the release of a new film on the coxswain curriculum coxswain staff has created over the last four years. Ryan Sparks writes "The curriculum is result of the work and thoughts of more brilliant, successful coxswains...

Seat Racing Coxswains

By Marcus McElhenney | January 20, 2014

Recently I was asked my opinion on seat racing coxswains. Over the years I have been involved in several and have witnessed many more.  I actually have done quite well with them, but regardless I do not support them.  Let me know what...