Lockdown Rowing week 8
Marlene Royle and Rebecca Caroe continue to provide ideas and inspiration for rowers during lockdown.
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Timestamps to the show
03:30 The Week’s happenings – how different countries and states are opening up
06:00 Advice about going back to sport after having Covid19 from a question from Gill Shaw. Consider your age, the duration of the Covid sickness and the severity. As a general rule if you’ve been off for 8 weeks it will take you 8 – 12 weeks to get back into fitness after any illness or injury. Plan a gradual return. Myocarditis is inflammation of the heart muscle and is a real risk post-Covid19. Check with your doctor that you have normal cardiac function.
15:30 How to make a crew when older masters have fixed up squads already? A question from Kath McGuckin
22:30 How to determine ideal set up for foot stretcher/what is the ideal alignment of the pin w to knees at the catch & how to determine collar placement/ideal inboard and outboard for single and quad. A question from Karin Fecteau
36:00 Marlene’s photos from her rowing past.
Global erg contest