Discipline For Success
Every athlete can benefit from the discipline, cooperation and commitment that participation in rowing requires. There is something about the sport and the necessity to plan the day’s work and the commitment to the other members of the team that helps students to succeed in school. It is also a trait of the people who are rowers that we become involved in work or volunteer activities to support the communities in which we live.
Rowing is unique as a sport in that worldwide 74% of the athletes acquire a university degree and 64% have a post graduate degree. The sport provides academic and scholarship opportunities and develops the skills required to succeed academically and to apply the talents learned in college effectively.