🔐HOCR Athlete Feature time! We have Cass Burns on deck, coxswain of the Women's Youth 4+.
🍁How are you feeling leading up to the event?
"I am super eager to race, and looking forward to getting to experience the regatta and all of the excitement surrounding it! I feel very confident in all of the athletes attending from our Youth team, so I am excited for both of our boats to race."
🍁Is this your first time at the Charles or have you been before?
"This will be my second time racing at Head of the Charles, so I am thrilled to have the opportunity to race again!
Because I have experienced the race course before, I feel very prepared, which allows me to feel much more confident going into this weekend. I hope to have fun during the race and perform well"
🍁What are you most looking forward to?
"Within the actual race, I am looking forward to seeing how all of our hard work in training is going to pay off. In addition, I am excited for the trip as a whole, to get to explore the regatta with my teammates and to enjoy time together."
🍁What is your go to pre-race meal/snack?
"I can't say that I have a specific race day meal/snack, but I often drink an energy drink to get me moving!"