Rowing Hardwork Quotes

Inspirational Rowing Hardwork Quotes for Athletes

All my life I've been rowing against the tide. What can I do? It seems I was born that way.

- Jose Mujica
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On race day, there's tremendous anxiety. Leading up to the stake boat, I distinctly remember saying to myself, 'I can't wait till this is over.'

- Frank Shields
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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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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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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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I train very hard, either rowing on the cross trainer or running. Not only do you feel tired afterwards but it relaxes you, it completely clears the head. But to sort things out I also like to walk.

- Barry McGuigan
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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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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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