Rowing Camps and Recruiting

By Sparks Editorial Staff | May 1, 2014

We get a lot of questions about the recruiting benefits of institutional (short term) rowing camps. In other sports, attending an institution’s camp is one way to gain recruiting interest. However, in rowing this is not generally the case....

College Program Budgets & Why They Matter (or not)

By Ryan Sparks | April 22, 2014

If you have an opinion here, we're happy to hear it. WASHINGTON, DC - Every year, athletic departments across the US are required to submit numbers including athletically related financial aid, recruiting budgets, and specific team...

College Rowing and Coxing Scholarships

By Sparks Editorial Staff | April 5, 2014

The collegiate athletic scholarship has long been a mark of pride for those that receive it and their families – especially in an esteemed sport like rowing. However, there are a number of assumptions about coxing & rowing scholarships...