Testimonial: Anonymous D150 ‘04

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Did you walk on to the lightweight rowing team?

No

What impact did rowing have on your Dartmouth experience?

Rowing was the bedrock of my non-academic experience at Dartmouth.

What impact did rowing have beyond college?

I was a teacher and rowing coach my first year out of school - rowing played a big role in step one. I’ve continued to navigate challenges and opportunities in other fields since - lessons learned as an oarsmen have been with me every step of the way.

What would be lost if Dartmouth eliminates the Lightweight Rowing Team?

Opportunity for those who don’t know the sport to discover something that could change their lives for the better.