Mind Over Water: Lessons on Life from the Art of Rowing

Mind Over Water: Lessons on Life from the Art of Rowing

by Craig Lambert
Mind Over Water: Lessons on Life from the Art of Rowing

Mind Over Water: Lessons on Life from the Art of Rowing

by Craig Lambert

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Overview

In this wise and thrilling book, Criag Lambert turns rowing—personal discipline, modern Olympic sport, grand collegiate tradition—into a metaphor for a vigorous and satisfying life.


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780618001842
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication date: 09/07/1999
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Craig Lambert, a staff writer and editor at Harvard Magazine, has also written for Sports Illustrated and Town & Country. He trains and races in single sculls on the Charles River in Boston, and occasionally competes in major rowing events, such as the Head of the Charles Regatta.

Read an Excerpt

"Like Einstein, we wish to know God's thoughts. We shall attempt to pry them loose with an oar. The raw elements of the sport are our teachers: the wind and the water, the boat and its oars, our own bodies and minds."

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