“You’ve got to be an extremely aggressive athlete, and you’ve got to keep the pressure on 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.”
– Sports Physiologist, Physiological Testing and Training Pioneer, US Olympic Rowing Team 1972-2012, Fitness and Training Consultant for the Cincinnati Reds and the Florida Marlins, Ohio University Professor, Marathon runner, Frederick “Fritz” Hagerman (9/9/1935 – 10/30/2013)
Good luck to all rowers and coxswains at today’s regattas!
“No matter what hurts at the beginning, by the end of the race something will hurt worse”
Good luck to everyone rowing today on a glorious day!
“Dream big, work hard. Keep your nose clean. Be of service. And in any way you can, define your generation.”
– Actor, producer, singer Robert Downey, Jr., MTV Movie Awards 2015
Who knew? If celebrating in National Grilled Cheese Day style, try to opt for a whole grain bread to vessel a lot of veggies with your cheese!
Good luck to everyone at the Oxford and Cambridge (BNY Mellon), the Knetch Cup and the Wharton Cup here in the U.S., and all competing in regattas today. Cheers!
“Morale is when your hands and feet keep on working when your head says it can’t be done”
– American explorer, Benjamin Morrell (1795-1839)
Best wishes for a great day!
Good luck to everyone this weekend in the first of the April regattas!
“If you don’t invest very much, then defeat doesn’t hurt very much and winning is not very exciting”
– Dick Vermeil (10/30/1936- ), NFL, NCAA Football Coach with “Coach of the Year,” High School, Junior College, NCAA Division I and Professional Football distinction, Game Analyst