Western Sydney Academy of Sport (WSAS) hosted their Rowing Induction Night at Nepean Rowing Club on Wednesday 29th June.

Academy CEO Martin Bullock started the induction off by talking about the history of the Academy, where the Academy Programs sit in the FTEM model and how to best utilise the time in the program, Steve Hewson (WSAS Athlete Program Manager) and Mikayla King (WSAS Marketing and Communications) then spoke to the athletes and their families on the expectations of an Academy Athlete and the opportunities for Athletes in personal development and education and how they can use these to develop and market their ‘Personal Brand’. Head coach Daniel Waddell and Jason Waddell also spoke to the athletes about their coaching expectations.

Following the formalities, the Athletes and their families were able to ask WSAS Staff and Rowing Coaches questions.