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...

My Experience as a Sparks Rowing Camp Counselor: A Holistic Approach

By Helen Tompkins | August 6, 2016

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...