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Crew (Rowing or Sculling)

See also: Paddling.

Selected Books

Roberts, M. B.
Crew: The Rower's Handbook
GV791.R63 2007
Sports Illustrated photographer Ronald C. Modra and his wife, journalist M.B. Roberts, have filled the need for an authoritative guide for all participants — from high school and college athletes (and their parents, coaches, and trainers) to adults eager to try rowing for the first time.
Saint Sing, Susan
The Wonder Crew: The Untold Story of a Coach, Navy Rowing, and Olympic Immortality
GV796.S35 2008
The Wonder Crew is the story of how the salty coach of the Annapolis crew team, Coach Richard Glendon, seized the sport of rowing first from the Ivy League schools and then the imposing British with a new style both uniquely American and very much his own.

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Pittsburgh Region - Organizations

Pittsburgh Region - College Teams

  • Tartan Crew
    A club sport at Carnegie Mellon University.
  • University of Pittsburgh Crew
    A club sport available to both men and women students at Pitt; no rowing experience is required. Varsity rowers train at 5 in the morning; novice rowers train in the evening.

Pittsburgh Region - High School Teams




Web Sites

  • Regatta Central
    Results from regional regattas can be found here.
  • Ronin Racing: Rowing
    Find a race, a program or a camp for rowing.
  • Row2K
    Rowing news, events, regattas (Head of the ...), links to other sites.
  • Scholastic Rowing Association of America
    Originally called the "Schoolboy" Rowing Association of America and the principal source of rules and procedures governing high school rowing.
  • US Rowing
    USRowing is a nonprofit membership organization recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as the national governing body for the sport of rowing in the United States. USRowing selects, trains and manages the teams that represent the U.S. in international competition, including the World Championships, Pan American Games and Olympics.
  • World Rowing
    The official website of FISA (Fédération Internationale des Sociétés d'Aviron), the International Federation of Rowing Associations. Included on their website is the FISA rule book.