Reinventing Practice: What the River Taught Me

While socially distancing on the water, Tufts rowers found new coaches: the river—and themselves

With athletic competition off limits because of the pandemic this fall, student-athletes and their coaches were in a bind. Could they figure a way to reinvent the practice of their sport? For Noel Wanner, the director of rowing at Tufts, the answer was to go solo.