January 1, 2021

COACH TIDBITS:  How Coaches can Support their Coxswains during Quarantine

 

In Episode 002 | The Elephant in the Room, we discuss how coxswains can maintain their skills while many teams are shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We know coaches are busy, so we’ve condensed our thoughts from that episode and added further ideas in this bite-sized article. Be sure to check the timestamps in each episode’s show notes if you’d like to skip the part of the episode where we provide specific tips for coaches.

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January 1, 2021

20 Journal Prompts for Coxswains in Quarantine (or anytime!)

 

Most of the time when people tell coxswains to journal, they’re referring to writing down things like how that day’s practice went, and how you can prepare for the next day or for an upcoming race. Unfortunately that kind of reflection isn’t available to us right now, at a time when coxswain seats in shells around the world remain unoccupied during the coronavirus pandemic. We came up with some prompts that will encourage you to think deeply about yourself as a coxswain, without dwelling too much on the absence of regular practices and racing. 

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