Rig like a native.

Become 100% confident altering your rig.

Hosted by Marlene Royle and Rebecca Caroe of Faster Masters Rowing

expert coaching for masters with

Volker Nolte

An internationally acknowledged expert in biomechanics. He has coached Germany, Canada and the University of Western Ontario crews. His research includes coaching and biomechanics of high performance sport and his most recent book is Masters Rowing.

Mike Purcer

He has over 40 years of coaching experience and has coached at all levels of rowing from novice to National Team crews. Mike is a leader in rigging analysis and his book Rigging has been updated and used by coaches for over thirty years. He provides individualized rigging advice using video software for tracking racing shells and generating boat speed curves.

Mike Davenport

He is an expert rowing coach, specialist rigger and former boatman for US Rowing. His Max Rigging website is the authority resource on rowing and rigging equipment, providing information and guidance to rowing coaches, boatmen, rowers, self-taught individuals, and scullers.

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Your $37 ticket gives lifetime access to the recording and rigging charts


If you are ready to upskill yourself with rigging boats and oars…
Then you need to watch this webinar where we are going to show you:

Rigging principles for 1x, crew and club boats

What hinders masters in terms of rig & what can you adjust

Rigging & factors which influence your stroke length

Oars and rigging numbers for different oar designs


In this learning experience we will share with you our personal playbook, full of little-known secrets that have allowed us in just a little over 2 years to go….

From a little-known rowing coach in an obscure club to now a global masters rowing leading expert

Taking masters rowing from being seen as an irrelevant, dead-end part of the sport to getting recognition of the essential structural role masters play in rowing

From obscurity to writing expert advice for the top rowing media sites Row2K and Rowing News.

If you are ready to take your rowing life to the next level in 2021…then you simply must watch this webinar.

Rigging for Masters Preview with Volker Nolte

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Who are Marlene and Rebecca, anyway?

Faster Masters Rowing is one of our businesses and the home of our podcast. You may also know us as the people who started the pioneering Facebook group Masters Rowing International, and curator of the Rowperfect UK blog. Since 1998, we've built businesses focused on serving the sport of rowing and powered by digital marketing. That's because we first build audiences that allow us to grow successful startups without investors. Of our 5 profitable businesses, one has been sold and three continue trading today


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