Rowing Coaches



Mike Purcer

Purcerverance – Provides athlete and coach development services to schools/clubs or individual athletes in a variety of areas.  Mike Purcer has over forty years of coaching experience and has coached at all levels of rowing from novice to National Team crews. Video software is used for tracking racing shells and generating boat speed curves. Rowing technique analysis is based on boat acceleration from research gathered at World Rowing Championships.    Mike is a leader in rigging analysis and his book Rigging has been updated and used by coaches for over thirty years.   As a regular speaker at coaching conferences, Mike has presented on topics including rigging, rowing technique, selection and training.

Coach and Athlete Development Services

Boat Speed & Technique Analysis (see Curves Page)

Custom Boat Rigging Set-up (see Coach Support Page )

Club Development Camp

On-line Coach Development Sessions (Skype)

Books, Rigging and Training 

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