Rowing General Quotes

Inspirational Rowing General Quotes for Athletes

You'll pass out before you die, so row harder.

- Jennifer Bradburn
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A rower knows the underlying presence that moves a boat; it is quite simply force and energy. The force needs to be penetrating, and the energy needs to be driving and uninhibited.

- Drew Ginn
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Mileage makes champions.

- Steve Fairbairn
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Americans generally associate boats with leisure. Vastly less prosperous, Egyptians associate them with nothing but labour. Rowing a boat is something a fisherman is forced to do to make a living; how could such an activity bring me - a woman no less - pleasure?

- Rosemary Mahoney
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Fitness - Focus - Form.

- Thomas Phillip
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Life is too short to have a bad row.

- Tim Brew
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Take a look at your natural river. What are you? Stop playing games with yourself. Where's your river going? Are you riding with it? Or are you rowing against it? Don't you see that there is no effort if you're riding with your river?

- Frederick Carl Frieseke
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Rowing is more than a fast boat on race day. It's a complementary experience to a young man's intellectual development. Rowing, like success, is a journey, not a destination. I tell my oarsmen to have fun, learn, and most of all grow as individuals. The wins the losses will take care of themselves.

- Rick Clothier
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Gentlemen, let's go row! .

- Robert A
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Real athletes row -- everyone else just plays games.

- Unknown
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Rowing reveals character.

- Unknown
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When you can do something well, it's almost your responsibility to see how far you can take it.

- James Tomkins
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Go out there and row faster.

- Roger Moore
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My two major faults are that I row too long and pick up too many women.

- J Hersey
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A man who rows the boat has no time to rock it.

- Tim Brew
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Rowing is a simple sport stuffed up by experts.

- Roger Moore
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I think I have experience in rowing, and that has given me some ability to go about racing. I'm lucky genetically. I have a good VO2 max - I can hold a lot of air in my lungs - and that definitely helps.

- Bryan Volpenhein
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We'll row anybody, anywhere, anytime, under any conditions.

- Russell S.
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Rowing isn't just one damn stroke after another -- it's the same damn stroke over and over again.

- Unknown
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Most people are rowing against the current of life. Instead of turning the boat around, all they need to do is let go of the oars.

- Esther Hicks
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