• The most stimulating Rowing Conference!

    A fantastic relaxed and stimulating environment for coaches who want to learn.

  • The most stimulating Rowing Conference!

    A fantastic relaxed and stimulating environment for coaches who want to learn.

  • The most stimulating Rowing Conference!

    A fantastic relaxed and stimulating environment for coaches who want to learn.

About R4

R4 – the 4th Rowers Conference is an annual meetup of rowing professionals taking place for the 4th time this year at Dorney Lake! The full-day programme aims to achieve a 360-degree view of the important topics and issues focussing on Coaching Culture, Data and Technology and Athlete Health and Performance.

Who is it for?

R4 gathers coaches, sports scientists, regatta organisers and umpires and sports technology leaders with a passion for rowing and endurance sports.

Why should you come?

Presentations and workshops are designed to examine the latest thinking and best practices to manage rowing teams and offer new perspectives. R4 is a unique opportunity to discuss the current state and developments in the sport with people working at the cutting edge of technology, coaching and sport science.  R4 is the place where you can learn from and with your peers and go home with new ideas and approaches to augment what you do every day in a relaxed, engaging and open environment.

What attendees said at R3 in 2019

Event Focus

Coaching Culture

How to improve athlete performance and have a stronger team by creating the correct culture.

Athlete Health and Injury Prevention

What can be done to avoid setbacks and how to keep your athletes healthy at an optimal development level.

Sports Technology & Data Science

How to use performance data and analytics to improve performance and make better coaching decisions.

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