British Rowing Chairman, Annamarie Phelps, talks about her multi-faceted role at the organisation and her responsibilities within the role, which vary from week-to-week; event-to-event. She advises aspiring sports professionals to get a solid grounding in the industry. Her key message revolves around her aspirations of attracting a more diverse interest and participation in rowing in the UK, and she is keen to optimise the opportunities presented by the highly-successful Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games. She's excited that recent technological advancements in the sport's presentation and adaptation of the sport itself are making this an ever more real possibility.
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