rowing photography



hi, my name is kerry and i row. this is just a little blog dedicated to capturing the beauty of rowing. enjoy.
2000meters:

Seat racing on the Merrimack 
April 18, 2014
As a coxswain, I concentrated most on knowing the people in my boat - why they were rowing, why they came down to the boathouse, what made them tick. You have to know whether someone’s rowing because they love their mother and hate their father. They’re not sure they are proud of themselves; they want to be proud. Determine some of that and you can tap the strongest parts of those individuals. Being able to inspire someone, unexpected and in a way new and fresh to them, is what made coxswaining special for me.
- Devin Mahoney, Coxswain, Varsity Heavyweight Eight, Harvard ‘86 (via fuckyeahrowing) (via rowingislife7) (via port-or-starboard) (via be-a-little-creative) (via thatonecoxn) (via imnotthecoxswain) (via lifeasacoxswain)


Rowing in Twizel, New Zealand
rigger-ousrower:

isrowingasport:

lightweight-dominate:

isrowingasport:

lightweight-dominate is this the DRC??

Yeah I think it is!! Small world :)

hahaha wait it doesn’t look like a shack in this picture I’m actually crying lol lightweight-dominate

isrowingasport lightweight-dominate guys this can’t be the DRC it’s too pretty! But actually I don’t think we have singles hanging on the ceiling….
istrokeufollow:

"Only by binding together as a single force will we remain strong and unconquerable."
2k.

theavamovement:

I’m not afraid of the erg. I’m not afraid of 2000 meters. I’m not afraid of the 10 second countdown before the start. I’m not afraid of not PRing or throwing up or passing out.

I’m afraid of the pain associated with it. I’m afraid of the burning in my legs. I’m afraid of the searing pain in my…