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Ready, Row! USA #83

Inclusion in the Boathouse: Rowing for All?

How do we mobilize as a rowing community to make our sport more accessible to a wider range of communities, financial resources, and physical abilities? We found some folks with good, practical suggestions and best practices.

Panelists:

  • Coach Richard Butler, former ED at 3 Rivers Rowing, former USRowing DEI chief and a member of USR’s freshly minted DEI Committee.
  • Tara Morgan & Rachel Freedman of the Steady State Network, and organizers of the upcoming “Inclusive Coaching Toolkit Summit,” a global Zoom event on Oct. 3. Morgan is also founder of Seize the Oar Foundation, which advocates for access and inclusion in rowing.
  • Michelle SosaHydrow Athlete & HOCR Gold Cup Fund ambassador.
  • Charlotte Pierce, producer/host – Pierce Press
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Inclusion in the Boathouse – Rowing for All?

How do we mobilize as a rowing community to make our sport more accessible to a wider range of communities, financial resources, and physical abilities? We found some folks with good, practical suggestions and best practices.

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