When there's no food left after your race
We all pull for something...
fourseat: We all pull for something. You either pull for your family, your friends, your teammates, to not disappoint your coaches. But at some point you pull for yourself. You pull to prove something to yourself. You pull for you and your goals, you pull to win. You pull for that small fraction on time off your split. And when you win, all the pain is worth it.
When I Tell My Friends I Can't Go Out Because I...
diaryofarowingcoach: They’re like…
Shit Rowers Dont Say #4
shitrowersdontsay: I really hate all the attractive people there are at regattas.
Wearing rowing clothing in public
Losing by a tenth of a second
mrmdprncss: i’m always weirdly proud when my pee is clear because it’s like fuck yeah i’m so hydrated
When there's a tailwind for your race
rowingsoundsfun: Expectation: Reality:
Have you ever thought about how many people think about you? It’s so bizarre. Imagine someone, out of the blue, thinking of your face. Something happens; they remember you. Your favorite song, how you dress, the way you talk, the look in your eyes when you are happy. They remember that about you, even if you haven’t seen each other in years. Everything in life is a reminder of a person, a place,...
rowingsoundsfun: Their novice year: Then once they get the hang of it:
When you realize rowing has consumed your life
Some people get blisters from high heels. We get blisters from blades. Some...– Frank Berry (via karenlivesthere) Actually, I wrote this. Source changed back to me. (via itchingforfreedom)
Trying to find something to wear that isn't...
Reblog or like if your going to the San Diego Crew...
9thseat: Would love to see if I am competing against any of you!
When you see people erging at the gym
Coming back from morning practice
When I have time to change clothes after morning...
rowingsoundsfun: I show up to class like:
When you know you have to erg soon
Trying to explain your love for rowing
When you let it run and the boat's perfectly set
When people watch you erg but don't say anything