Bob Cooper Crew Camp
- Summerton, South Carolina
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Rowers eat three meals and a snack each day, specially designed for their caloric needs. Meals are served at 6:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM and 6:00 PM to fit your rowing schedule.
Our cafeteria is located a few feet from the dorms and the lake. It can feed 260 people simultaneously.
Our dorms are situated directly next to the lake, offering unmatched convenience for rowers and coaches. Teams say the secluded location and communal living helps them bond as a group. Wifi is available.
Separate adult housing is available for coaches. After a long day, you might enjoy a little peace and quiet.
Boats can be stored right next to the water. We have five docks on beautiful Lake Marion. South Carolina is beautiful in mid-spring and offers rowers a chance to get on the water and get off the rowing machine.
The waterway is large and uncrowded, especially during the week when most boaters are at work.
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Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in at Stanford coaching and recruiting for the women's rowing program. During that time, he also represented the US, rowing on the Under 23 National Team. Nate’s extensive knowledge of the rowing recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.