Common Misconceptions About Rowing Camps

By Ryan Sparks | April 17, 2015

As a college counseling firm for rowing athletes, Sparks tends to interact with junior athletes a fair amount in regards to preparation for the recruiting process. This will almost undoubtably involve considering rowing camps that meet...

Why Training Secrets Don't Exist

By Patrick Rufo | March 2, 2015

Remember when Rocky fought Ivan Drago in Rocky IV and we saw the montage of all the crazy training Ivan did behind the Iron Curtain? The communists believed that if they could impress their excellence at sport upon the rest of the world, they...

Zachary Coons and The Blue Collar Crew

By Helen Tompkins | November 18, 2014

Over the Head of the Charles weekend, I substitute coached the Roman Catholic/Crescent boys crew. The crew is Roman Catholic slash Crescent because Roman Catholic high school only supports rowing during the spring semester. The remainder of the year...