Athena Sylos, Middle School Coach
Athena learned to row on Paradise pond at Smith College in the spring of 1990, and has been rowing ever since. She rowed for Smith College, Clemson University Club team, and in many of the incarnations of masters rowing in the valley, Pioneer Valley Women’s Rowing through NCR. She is a co-captain of the Northampton Community Rowing Master’s team and has been coaching the youth since 2015. She is excited about all aspects of the sport, especially the sportsmanship, and brings a community, all-ages approach to building our rowing community. She feels incredibly lucky to work with our talented and committed middle school team.