Browsing Archive: June, 2014

Start of 2014 Season

Posted by Matthew Tarrant on Monday, June 23, 2014, In : Rowing 
NEW SEASON, FRESH
START

 


After the World Championships we as a team are given around 3 weeks holiday to do as we please. Late September, early October we start over again! This year I couldn't be happier with the way things turned out, after the horrible period of training in singles is finally over Jurgen selects individuals to compete with one an other in pairs. This is a really good opportunity to mix the older more experienced oarsman with the newer athletes and hopefully rub some of their ...

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World Championships 2013

Posted by Matthew Tarrant on Thursday, June 19, 2014, In : Rowing 

WORLDS, THE FINAL
FRONTIER
 



The 2013 World Rowing Championships were held in Chungju, South Korea. The venue was in my opinion one of the best that I have been to. The weather was great, the locals were friendly and the course was fair. When first arriving in Korea the first thing you notice is the heat and humidity, the second is the beauty of the landscapes dotted with large apartment blocks marked with bold numbers and the third is how clean everything is! I was astonished not to s...


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Getting up to date!

Posted by Matthew Tarrant on Monday, June 16, 2014, In : Rowing 

As you may or may not have noticed it has been a while since this page was updated. With that in mind I thought I would take over with the news updates in order to give you a more personal view of how my journey is panning out. Since the last post is from the Lucerne World Cup I thought I should carry on from that point in my journey. 

As mentioned above the last post is about the Lucerne World Cup which is the last of the World Cup series and the last real opportunity to test yoursel...


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