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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.

The Row Show Lawrence Brittain

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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.

    E52: Caroline Lind USA

    E52: Caroline Lind USA

    Join us for today's episode where we chat to one of the most decorated rowers of all time, Caroline Lind. Over an international career of 10 years Caroline managed two Olympic Golds, six World Championship titles, fifteen World Cup medals and one World record. We dig in to the habits and routines that make Caroline a true champion. We also get some new insights into the US Womens 8, one of the most successful programs of all time.

    Racing Links:
    World Rowing racing videos - https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/
    Beijing 2008 Olympics - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kdTpCrqUGr4
    London 2012 Olympics - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8ewDewMXTw&t=338s

    Guest:
    Caroline Lind
    @Carolinelind2012

    The Row Show
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    Instagram: @therowshowsa
    Whats App +2764209145

    Hosts:
    Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen)
    Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l)
    www.lawrencebrittain.com

    Racing commentary provided by World Rowing.
    http://www.worldrowing.com/

    • 1 hr 23 min
    E51: Martin Cross GBR

    E51: Martin Cross GBR

    Martin Cross is a Teacher, World Rowing Commentator, Journalist, Author and former British oarsmen that went to 4 Olympic games, winning 2 Olympic medals including a Gold in the 1984 Los Angeles. In this episode we get into Martin’s amazing rowing career and the journey it took him on, including his commentating for World Rowing.
    Enjoy!

    Racing Links:

    https://youtu.be/GWI8c1YZNoQ - 1984 Gold Medal (American Commentary)
    https://youtu.be/gSxw_uDeBZw - 1984 Gold Medal (British Commentary)

    Guest:
    Martin Patrick Cross
    Instagram @martincross
    Twitter @martcrossy

    The Row Show
    therowshowsa@gmail.com
    Instagram: @therowshowsa
    Whats App +2764209145

    Hosts:
    Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen)
    Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l)
    www.lawrencebrittain.com

    Racing commentary provided by world rowing.

    • 2 hrs 19 min
    E50: Derek Porter CAN

    E50: Derek Porter CAN

    Derek Porter first represented Canada in 1989 and went on to become Olympic Champion in the eight and a Silver Medalist in the scull. We catch up with Derek and discuss his rowing career and his journey that took him across different disciplines in the sport.
    Enjoy!

    Racing Links:
    1992 Olympic Gold, Eight:
    https://youtu.be/jbFJMTHlPT0
    1993 World Champ’s Gold: https://youtu.be/2f1mwPVxdtw
    1996 Olympic Silver, Scull:
    https://youtu.be/wViOIIh7pUU


    Guest:
    Derek Porter

    The Row Show
    therowshowsa@gmail.com
    Instagram: @therowshowsa
    Whats App +2764209145

    Hosts:
    Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen)
    Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l)
    www.lawrencebrittain.com

    Racing commentary provided by world rowing.

    • 1 hr 53 min
    E49: Xeno Müller SUI

    E49: Xeno Müller SUI

    Xeno Müller represented Switzerland in the single sculls winning a Gold and Silver medal at the 1996 and 2000 Olympic games respectively. One of the best to race the single, Xeno sits down with us and discusses what it takes for an athlete to be the best and succeed.
    Enjoy!

    Racing Links:

    1994 Lucerne World Cup Gold: https://youtu.be/dTNH9u6sdog
    1996 Olympic Gold: https://youtu.be/wViOIIh7pUU
    2000 Olympic Silver (last 500m): https://youtu.be/V_driUavFig
    Xeno’s most rewatchable race: Mens 8+ 2000 Olympics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=880EVY88MVo

    Guest:

    Xeno Müller
    Website www.elite-rowing-coach.com/
    Instagram (@xenomullerrowing)
    Youtube (Xeno Rowing Coach)

    The Row Show
    therowshowsa@gmail.com
    Instagram: @therowshowsa
    Whats App +2764209145

    Hosts:
    Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen)
    Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l)
    www.lawrencebrittain.com

    • 1 hr 3 min
    E48: Kjetil Borch NOR

    E48: Kjetil Borch NOR

    In this episode we chat to one of Norway's sculling legends Kjetil Borch.
    Bronze medal in Rio 2016 in the 2x, World Champion in 2x 2013, World Champion 1x 2018, Bronze in 1x 2019 just to name a few.
    We have an awesome chat ranging from the pronunciation of his name to rowing with Olaf Tufte, one of rowing's all time greats, to becoming World Champion in the single scull. There is so much more to every athlete's journey than just that final race and Kjetil is no exception. Enjoy

    Racing Links:
    2016 Olympics M2x: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qe2J0YpGW00&t=624s
    World Champs M1x 2018: https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa#A3QDL71Z2B
    World Champs M1x 2019: https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa#AO6AYEFBK3
    RedBull SaltStraumen Channel: https://www.redbull.com/no-no/ror-mot-saltstraumen
    Quickfire Race 2008 Olympics M2x: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KC_OcudRnKc

    Guest:
    Kjetil Borch
    @kjetilborch

    The Row Show
    therowshowsa@gmail.com
    Instagram: @therowshowsa
    Whats App +2764209145

    Hosts:
    Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen)
    Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l)
    www.lawrencebrittain.com

    A huge thanks to WorldRowing for providing their racing commentary.

    • 1 hr 50 min
    E47: Sanita Puspure IRL

    E47: Sanita Puspure IRL

    Today in the show we have a world champion, Sanita Puspure. After a number of years in the sport and competing at two Olympic Games, Sanita became the world champion in the women's single scull in 2018 and recently defended her title winning the event again in 2019. We catch up with her after her recent win and chat to her about her journey.
    Enjoy!

    Racing Links:

    2018 WCH Gold Medal Race: https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/#AJ0S0E2RE0
    2019 WCH Gold Medal Race:
    https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/#AW0UPQOKBX
    2004 Athen's Woman's Scull Final, Fav Race:
    https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/fisa/#AW0UPQOKBX

    Guest:
    Sanita Puspure (@sanitapuspure)

    The Row Show
    therowshowsa@gmail.com
    Instagram: @therowshowsa
    Whats App +2764209145

    Hosts:
    Jake Green (@jakemiltongreen)
    Lawrence Brittain (@brittain_l)
    www.lawrencebrittain.com

    Racing commentary provided by World Rowing.
    http://www.worldrowing.com/

    • 1 hr 26 min

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