Basic Sweep Rigging This is a very detailed “how to” online course designed specifically for rowers, coaches and those responsible for the rowing equipment. It is easy to get overwhelmed, frustrated and distracted with the equipment. Part of the problem is not knowing what to measure and adjust, when to do it, and most importantly how to do it. I created this course specifically to help you get more comfortable and effective with your rigging. Designed for students in the beginners and intermediate range of knowledge and skills.
Rigging Tools for Newbies People often feel overwhelmed and need a starting place with rigging. We decided that the best place to begin was a basic course covering the tools needed to rig. This isn’t a course to take to learn how to rig a boat. There won’t be numbers or rigging techniques. This is a course for coaches new to rigging and also a great platform for coxswains who are expected to know the basics about rigging tools.
The Nuts & Bolts Guide to Rigging The most comprehensive book on rowing equipment and rigging techniques ever written, the Nuts and Bolts Guide to Rigging is the go-to guide for rowing coaches, rowing athletes, and self-taught individuals who want to improve their skills and get the most they can from their equipment and the sport.
Written by expert rowing coach Mike Davenport, Ed.D, the Nuts and Bolts Guide to Rigging offers a full 444 pages of top-level advice presented in simple, easy-to-understand and step-by-step methods, with over 100 illustrations that demystify the sport.
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Buy It Right, 2nd edition gives you even more insight into purchasing the proper rowing equipment, whether new or used, so that you can make the best investment possible and get great equipment at the right price.
This workbook provides you with a clear guide to buying the right rowing equipment, whether new or used. Make the best investment possible and get great equipment at a price you can afford.
Make It Last Forever 2nd edition workbook provides you with a clear action plan that includes recommended daily, weekly, and annual maintenance steps to protect your investment and get more life from your equipment.
Find out what to do and what to avoid so you can keep your rowing equipment out of the repair bay and spend more time on the water – with equipment you’re proud of, because it’s solid, safe, and looking great.
Water Ready helps you eliminate the hassles that plague rowers and coaches at the start of the season, putting you on the fast track to a much smoother, stress-free rowing season.
Packed with pro advice, tips, tricks, and oft-overlooked actions, Get Ready Now provides you with a complete checklist of over 100 critical action you must take care of right now, so you’re fully ready to hit the water like a champion, and to keep your equipment in its prime.
Rowing Slow, 2nd edition is the must-read workbook for anyone involved in the rowing world – and that goes double for anyone who feels they should be getting more satisfaction or aren’t enjoying themselves or the sport.
Rowing Slow shows you how to get more out of the sport, and out of your life, for increased satisfaction, a sense of purpose, and more speed, so you can discover, reveal, and thrive in your newfound enjoyment of rowing.