R&R #76 – March 2014

Rowing & Regatta March 2014 contents spread

The March 2014 issue of Rowing & Regatta, produced and published by Legacy Sport Media on behalf of British Rowing, is out now – delivered on paper to members later this week, already live on iTunes for iPhone and iPad, also available on Android for mobiles and tablets, or online via your browser as Rowing & Regatta Digital.

This issue’s main cover stories are an ‘Explore Rowing’ recreational tour around Dorset’s Jurassic Coast with Pacific ocean rower Chris Martin, alongside an in-depth look at the psychology of winning (and losing!) the Boat Race as Martin Cross talks the blues to Matt Brittin, Sarah Winckless and Sir Matthew Pinsent…

Other headline features include the history of head racing with a profile of Head of the River Race founder and legendary coach Steve Fairbairn, teenage nutrition with GB Rowing Team nutritionist Jacqueline Birtwisle, Olympic champion Anna Watkins’ advice on scratch crews and rowing in bad weather, an interview with Italy’s Gianni Postiglione who coached Greece and Lithuania to unlikely success at London 2012, and a test on in-ear headphones for winter fitness training.

Plus a 2014/15 yearly wallplanner, Schools’ Head preview, news, letters, coaching, history, classifieds… More at www.britishrowing.org

R&R March 2014 cover