The Pocock Foundation is a strong community of volunteers, donors, staff and, of course, rowers! Each year, we reach literally thousands of current and future rowers, plus rowing fans through various events, programs and community initiatives.
Drawing on the life and legacy of George Pocock, the Pocock Foundation believes in the transformative power of rowing and endeavor to make rowing available to as many people as possible.
Please look below for our staff directory, Board and leadership team, and a roster of our dedicated and talented coaches.
Phone: (206) 686-6394
Head Coach Master's Women
“In rowing, it’s ok to look back as long as you keep moving forward.” – Arshay Cooper, award winning author, motivational speaker, and rower We’ve all heard of team building. Perhaps you think of a ropes course, a picnic, or an escape room. Or you think of a large conference room with awkward ice breakers […]
USRowing and George Pocock Rowing Foundation Announce New Erg Ed Grant Opportunity – Now Accepting Applications A Press Release from the George Pocock Rowing Foundation Seattle, WA – Matthew Lacey, Executive Director of the George Pocock Rowing Foundation, is pleased to announce a renewed partnership with USRowing, the national governing body of the sport of […]
The world of novice coaching isn’t glorious. However, what novice coaching lacks in terms of harmonious boat movement, it makes up for in fundamentality and impact. What a novice rower learns in their first year on the water will be a part of their rowing journey the rest of life. Coaches that work in the […]
USRowing Northwest Junior Championships
Friday, May 19 - Sunday, May 21
George Pocock Day
Saturday, July 15
Evening on the Docks | Renton Rowing Center Benefit
Saturday, July 29
Corporate Cup Regatta
Green Lake in Seattle, WA
Saturday, August 19