The winter program is coming into focus. Here’s what we have from Coach Tanya so far: This program will have participants focus on the many technical aspects of rowing, such as how to use the damper setting, control stroke rate, incorporate a powerful drive, and be more efficient at the catch. We'll improve endurance and … Continue reading Winter Program
Winning an Erg; Giving an Erg Michael won the ergometer from our 2018 Erg Raffle, a now annual fundraiser for BCR thanks to Concept2. Maker of ergs, C2 also supports rowing clubs like ours in our perennial search for ways to raise money by offering ergs at lower cost for raffling off. (If you want … Continue reading The Long Journey of the 2018 Erg Raffle Prize Erg
Mount Your Erg and Push Your Heart Out It’s been two weeks since we closed the boathouse, there are already about two inches of snow on the ground, and it’s two days before Thanksgiving, which means it’s time to get serious about winter workouts. The Holiday Challenge is upon us. Let’s rise to it! Since … Continue reading Holiday Challenge: Grab Your Erg!
Another Lucky Potluck BCR held our annual end-of-the-year banquet, a potluck dinner that was delicious from main dish to dessert. On Saturday evening, November 10th, Berkshire Rowers and their loved ones gathered to eat, reflect on the year that was, and look forward to 2019. The Lichtenstein Center in downtown Pittsfield once again provided the … Continue reading Another Lucky Potluck Dinner