Reporting from Sparks New Zealand Development Program

By Helen Tompkins | July 30, 2018

Reporting from the Sparks New Zealand Development Program “Great rowing and improvement from all rowers on the trip to Twizel, New Zealand.” - Malcolm McIntyre   Report from Coach McIntyre: "After spending three...

Being a Coxswain in Holland: A Story from Dave Payne

By Rudyard Murdough | October 20, 2016

Working for Sparks the past five years, I’ve held a lot of different roles: from starting as a counselor at our domestic camps to being Program Manager for trips abroad. Truth be told, the most difficult role I’ve ever had...

Train Like an Elite: 10 Tips from Wesley Ng

By Helen Tompkins | August 11, 2016

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...