Our Girls Row Stockton team always amazes us, and not just with their athletic performance. As the season continues on a little more unusual this past semester, their camaraderie has been consistent. And without their selflessness and support of one another, I don't even want to know where we'd be! Thanks, girls, for continuing to amaze us just by being YOU! We will all be back on the water soon.
We wanted to share with you a beautiful blog created by GRS athlete Sydney about her gratitude for the sport and this team, especially during quarantine:
Nature. God’s brilliant creation. It’s what surrounds us. Infatuates us.
Humble’s us by what a big God we serve with detail and beauty. I find myself drifting to the San Joaquin Delta. Home to where I row and sweat to death. I miss being on the water, despite the smell; I guess you get used to it after a while, I miss closing my eyes while on a long piece with the company of the boat, the water, and myself. I crave hearing the oars shift when I square up my blades and listening to the wake they make when I push them through the water. I yearn to feel the boat run under me and race the sea-lions swimming alongside...
Read more on Sydney's blog.