Rowing Teamwork Quotes

Inspirational Rowing Teamwork Quotes for Athletes

In rowing I found a sport that demanded some skill, granted, but placed a much higher premium on plain hard work and persistence.

- Harry Parker
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You've got to be an extremely aggressive athlete, and you've got to keep the pressure on all the time you cannot - not once - start to think about, 'Gosh, it's getting pretty painful so I should start thinking about something else,' you've really got to focus.

- Fritz Hagerman
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Eight hearts must beat as one in an eight oared shell or you don't have a crew!

- George Pocock
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There's something very compelling about a sport where when all is said and done your sheer willpower to push harder than the other team is what ultimately decides the closest of the contests.

- David H. Vogel
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Rowing provided a place to go, a community where people cared about what I did and what I achieved.

- Nancy Greene
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What's unique about [rowing] is this utter dependence on one another - no one guy can make the boat go faster by himself; on-the-other-hand, one guy can slow it down a lot. So [rowers] really do learn to trust one another and depend on one another in a pretty unique way.

- Harry Parker
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Rowing is the kind of sport that seems to really resonate with certain individuals at a very deep level and it gets to be like A Calling.

- David H. Vogel
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