pre-collegiate track:

If you are a high school graduate who is planning on joining a college rowing team or currently a member of a collegiate rowing team you will enroll in the Pre-Collegiate Track. These ErgKarma students will receive information on what to expect from rowing in college, as well as seminars from current collegiate rowers. Examples of some of the topics we will cover include:

  • What to expect from college training
  • Benefits of being a student-athlete
  • Academic resources available
  • Study Hall Requirements
  • Making a great first impression
  • Tips on how to effectively manage your time
  • Managing academics with team travel
  • Communicating with coaches/university personnel
  • Earning/Increasing athletic scholarship

All students will receive an electronic ErgKarma Seminar Manual which includes all of the information covered here and in our mental skills training seminars.

High school track:

If you are a high school student with at least 1 season of rowing experience under your belt, you will enroll in the High School Track.  These ErgKarma students will receive information and guidance on recreational, club and collegiate rowing programs in order to help them understand the options for rowing after high school. Our coaches are experienced recruiters and will provide individual counseling to help you make important decisions regarding your future rowing career.  Examples of some of the topics we will cover include:

  • Differences between Division I, II, III & Club Programs
  • NCAA Requirements
  •  Recruiting Time Frames
  • Step-By-Step Monthly Guidelines
  • Resume Writing
  • Marketing Strategies
  • Advice on Recommendations
  • Communicating with Coaches
  • What to Expect on an Official Visit/Unofficial Visit
  • Scholarship Opportunities

All students will receive an electronic ErgKarma Seminar Manual which includes all of the information covered here and in our mental skills training seminars.