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Everyone watches the Olympics and it is easy to appreciate the level of skill of any athlete competing there but it is hard to understand the journey each athlete has taken to get there by just watching their final performance. We are going to look at the behind the scenes stuff and try understand the years of work and dedication, the Glory and the Hardships an athlete endures to have a chance at standing on the greatest sporting stage in the World.

Everyone watches the Olympics and it is easy to appreciate the level of skill of any athlete competing there but it is hard to understand the journey each athlete has taken to get there by just watching their final performance. We are going to look at the behind the scenes stuff and try understand the years of work and dedication, the Glory and the Hardships an athlete endures to have a chance at standing on the greatest sporting stage in the World.
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Everyone watches the Olympics and it is easy to appreciate the level of skill of any athlete competing there but it is hard to understand the journey each athlete has taken to get there by just watching their final performance. We are going to look at the behind the scenes stuff and try understand the years of work and dedication, the Glory and the Hardships an athlete endures to have a chance at standing on the greatest sporting stage in the World.

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Episodes

E40: Henley Madness & Hype Train - World Cup III - Rotterdam

7/11/2019
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With the Rowing season in full swing we have a brief recap of the prestigious Henley Royal Regatta and some of the awesome racing we watched there and how that racing influences our expectations and hype for this weekends final World Rowing Cup of the 2019 season. There is lots to talk about and cover as this is our last look at the racing before World Champs and Olympic Qualification. Catch all of Henley at: https://www.hrr.co.uk/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCk5gEr_7yZ-XKsX57qKZ1bw...

Duration:00:49:45

E39: Regatta Madness: World Cup II - Poland, Poznan

6/23/2019
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Weather you watched the racing or not have a listen to this Regatta Madness to catch the highlights and talking points of the regatta. The Poland world cup is the 2nd world cup of the season and was the biggest world cup so far this Olympic Cycle. Racing Links: www.worldrowing.com Guest: James Brittain (@brittainjames) The Row Show therowshowsa@gmail.com Instagram: @therowshowsa Whats App +2764209145 Hosts: Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen) Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l)...

Duration:00:54:40

BONUS: Hype Train - World Rowing Cup II - Poznan, Poland

6/20/2019
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Looking forward to the Second World Rowing Cup in Poland this weekend. Jake and I chat about what we are excited to see, some of the crew changes and new crews coming into the fold. Make sure you know whats happening in the rowing world when finals come down the track on Sunday. Racing Links: www.worldrowing.com The Row Show therowshowsa@gmail.com Instagram: @therowshowsa Whats App +2764209145 Hosts: Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen) Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l) www.lawrencebrittain.com

Duration:00:32:08

E38: Kim Brennan AUS

6/18/2019
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A legacy that will be remembered for years to come, Kim Brennan, along her way to becoming an Olympic Champion in the single scull, had a road of accomplishments through many boat classes achieving success in the sport at every level. Today on the show, a legend. Racing Links: www.worldrowing.com Guest: Kimberly Jean Brennan (née Crow) The Row Show therowshowsa@gmail.com Instagram: @therowshowsa Whats App +2764209145 Hosts: Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen) Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l)...

Duration:01:42:19

E37: Regatta Madness: European Champs 2019

6/3/2019
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After a hotly contested European Champs this last weekend, the Row Show goes into all the talking points and gives you all the background info that you need to know about the racing. The Row Show therowshowsa@gmail.com Instagram: @therowshowsa Whats App +2764209145 Hosts: Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen) Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l) www.lawrencebrittain.com

Duration:00:50:54

BONUS: Hype Train - European Championships 2019 - Lucerne

5/30/2019
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In this Bonus episode we build the hype for the European Champs coming up. Who to lookout for and the the races we are excited to see come down the track. As the first big Regatta of the season with lots of big names this will be the first look into what the 2019 season will have in store for us. Catch all the racing on World Rowing: http://www.worldrowing.com/events/2019-european-rowing-championships/ The Row Show therowshowsa@gmail.com Instagram: @therowshowsa Whats App +2764209145 Hosts:...

Duration:00:30:45

E36: Regatta Madness: 2019 World Cup I Plovdiv, Bulgaria

5/13/2019
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It is the official start of the World Rowing 2019 Season. This episode we run through the talking points of the First World Cup and keep you up to date with whats happening on the international rowing scene. The Row Show therowshowsa@gmail.com Instagram: @therowshowsa Whats App +2764209145 Hosts: Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen) Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l) www.lawrencebrittain.com

Duration:00:23:39

E35: Helen Glover GB

5/6/2019
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The first woman to win an Olympic Gold in british rowing history, alongside her partner Heather Stanning, Helen Glover went on to make that a double Olympic Gold in Rio 4 years later. A meteoric rise in the sport from an interesting start, Helen was one of the most dominant rowers in the world applying her craft in the women's pair to all the heights our sport has to offer and ended with an incredible legacy which you can find out about in this episode! Racing Links: London 2012 W2- Gold:...

Duration:01:29:45

E34: Kerri Gowler & Grace Prendergast NZL

4/19/2019
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Grace Prendergast and Kerri Gowler have competed internationally together since 2013 and have gone on to set 3 world best times, race at the Olympic Games, become multiple world medalists and became World Champions in 2017 in the women's pair. Racing Links: 2014 World Champs, Woman’s Four: https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/#dm9kOzc1Mw 2015 World Champs, Woman’s Pair: https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/#dm9kOzIwNA 2016 Rio Olympics, Woman’s Eight:...

Duration:01:28:26

E33: Eric Murray Part 2 NZL

3/21/2019
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In Part 2 of Eric Murray we get into his training and routines that made him such a dominant rower in the pair and of course our quickfire questions. Enjoy! Race Videos & Results http://www.worldrowing.com/athletes/athlete/12329/murray-eric https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/ London - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jkeAPV-8ZBA&t=38s Rio - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kyTtqwbv6OQ&t=507s Guest: Eric Murray (kiwipair_eric) YouTube: Eric Murray - KiwiPair Indoor Rowing Book: The Kiwi Pair,...

Duration:01:04:25

E32: Eric Murray Part 1 NZL

3/15/2019
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Greatest of all time? Who do you think of when your read those 4 words. Today's guest has a rowing legacy that will be remembered for years to come, 69 undefeated races in the coxless pair which brought him 2 Olympic Gold Medals, a world's best time and 6 World Champion titles. On the show today, Eric Murray. Race Videos & Results http://www.worldrowing.com/athletes/athlete/12329/murray-eric https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/ London - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jkeAPV-8ZBA&t=38s Rio...

Duration:01:38:01

E31: The Great Debate - Eight Vs Single

2/1/2019
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In this episode we have our first Great Debate. We have a guest panel duking it out against each other in a battle of banter and wits, passions will be running high as our 2 teams try argue their case against a variety of topics to decide which event, the eight or the single, is the greater one. Enjoy! Team Single: John Smith (World Champion and World Record Holder in LM2x) Nicole van Wyk (Silver Medal u23s LW1x) Team Eight: David Hunt (4th Rio Olympics M4- / u12 SA Champion Debating) Jake...

Duration:01:22:41

E30: The Sinkovic Brothers CRO

1/22/2019
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Welcome to the first episode of 2019. Martin and Valent Sinkovic can already be counted amongst the best crews of all time with success across multiple boats and disciplines, becoming multiple World Champions and Olympic medalists in the process. We catch up the famous Croatian brothers and talk about their successful careers and there plans to tackle Tokyo. As we grow and learn we continually strive to bring you better and better content. Please feel free to contact us to let us know what...

Duration:01:32:22

E29: Ollie Zeidler GER

11/9/2018
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In September 2016 Oliver Zeidler got into the scull for the first time and 2 years later he is already amongst the top scullers in the world with medals from all 3 world cups this year. Come listen as we chat to Oliver about his meteoric rise in the sport and his plans for the Olympics! Race Videos https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/ Guest Oliver Zeidler (@ollizeidler) The Row Show therowshowsa@gmail.com Instagram: @therowshowsa WhatsApp: +2764209145 Hosts: Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen)...

Duration:00:57:20

E28: Part 2 Jake Wetzel CAN

11/1/2018
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Jake Wetzel started late in the sport but went on to become an Olympic champion and along a way enjoyed a prestigious career that took him all around the world. In part 2 we talk about his Beijing gold medal campaign, the psychology of racing and training in an eight and of course out quick-fire questions. Race links: Olympics 2004 Mens 4- : https://youtu.be/D_m5VQnXBg0 Olympics 2008 Mens 8 : https://youtu.be/fWMsot26A6U 1992 Men’s 8 : https://youtu.be/jbFJMTHlPT0 Canadian 8 Pain Contest :...

Duration:00:50:26

E27: 2018 Season Recap & Awards

10/25/2018
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Hey Ladies and Gents. So we are finally back on line bringing you some quality content from the rowing world. Today we are going to run through some of the highlights from the year, as well as give out the second edition of our converted Row Show Awards And finally end off the show on a bit about our hosts. Don’t be offended if we leave any big ones off rather let us know. Hosts: Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen) www.brave2row.com Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l) www.lawrencebrittain.com The Row...

Duration:01:21:23

E26: Part 1 Jake Wetzel CAN

9/5/2018
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Jake Wetzel started late in the sport but went on to become an Olympic champion and along a way enjoyed a prestigious career that took him all around the world. In Part 1 we go into his beginnings in the sport as part of the USA Olympic team in 2000 then to his Olympic campaign in Athens 2004 as part of the Canadian team. We cover a wide range of topics from racing to his training routine and his trademark haircut. Enjoy! Race links: Olympics 2004 Mens 4- : https://youtu.be/D_m5VQnXBg0...

Duration:00:49:08

E25: Regatta Madness: World Cup III Lucerne

7/16/2018
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Hey Boys and Girls. In this episode we chat all the Madness that was the 3rd World Cup in Lucerne, Switzerland. There was some incredible racing and epic performances and even some notable upsets. Listen to find out more. ___________________________ Hosts: Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l) www.lawrencebrittain.com Jake Milton Green (@jakemiltongreen) www.brave2row.com Links: http://www.worldrowing.com/ http://www.worldrowing.com/events/2018-world-rowing-cup-iii/schedule-results...

Duration:00:29:58

E24: Sam Loch AUS

7/12/2018
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Sam Loch, the Watt-Farmer, is an australian Olympic rower and World Medalist who holds records on the ergo for 1000m and 24hr. We chat to Sam about cranking watts, breaking records and running through graveyards naked. Enjoy! ____________________________________ Guest Samuel Loch (@samloch) thewattfarm.com Lots of Watts (Book) Lots of Watts Podcast Race’s Sam’s 500m Record attempt, 1:11.4 1989 Lucerne Mens Coxed Pair, crazy race 2004 Athens Olympics M8, must watch 2008 Beijing Olympics Aus...

Duration:01:28:32

BONUS: Hype Train - World Cup 3 - Lucerne

7/12/2018
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In this short BONUS episode we talk about the upcoming Lucerne World Rowing Cup 3. We discuss the races with the most hype, who to look out for and which races we can't wait to watch. Its nice and short and just a taste for what is to come this weekend. ________________________________________ The Row Show: therowshowsa@gmail.com Instagram: @therowshowsa Whats App: +27 76 420 9145 Hosts: Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen) www.brave2row.com Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l) www.lawrencebrittain.com

Duration:00:14:22