"This is the power of relationship, this is what I wanted to teach them".
"I'm not a fan of adjusting the height of the footplate when addressing the ankle".
Making adjustments to your footplate is easier than you think.
I wanted to do a quick follow-up post to my US Rowing webinar from last Saturday. I have to say I had a blast and I'm still very humbled and appreciative to US Rowing for having me. Below is the link to the webinar, Q&A, as well as links to my videos on the ankle for your reference.
If you don't adjust to the individual, you're leaving performance on the table.
It's the motion at our foot and ankle that allows us to load our whole backside.
Can our ankles be as stable as the strongest woodworking joint?
Just like running, rowing should also have a shoe recommendation based on foot type.
Blake Gourley holds a Masters of Science in Sports Performance Training and has over 12+ years of experience working with rowers. Read more