Female athletes of all kinds are still struggling to claim legitimacy as"real" athletes, in ways big and small
How our ideas about aging, health, ablebodiedness and disability shape the status of Masters rowing
Sometimes the rowing world forgets that Masters is a *competitive* category, and not just shorthand for “old people rowing.”
We do a profound disservice to older adults when we discourage strenuous exercise. It doesn’t cause degeneration—it helps mitigate it! Exercise, it turns out, *is* medicine.