Perhaps the seeds of redemption lay not just in perseverance, hard work, and rugged individualism. Perhaps they lay in something more fundamental—the simple notion of everyone pitching in and pulling together. -- Daniel James Brown
Head Coach Chris Seslar
Coach Ed Reilly
Ed Joined the coaching staff spring 2019. He came to RFH in an unconventional way. Ed has been a lifeguard in Spring Lake for over 20 years and competes nationally in open ocean surf boat races. Ed is also a certified indoor rowing instructor and has been coaching indoor rowing for over four years. When Ed is not coaching he is teaching Art to his middle school students and spending time with his wife and two young sons Eddie and Shane
Coach Amanda Durborow
Amanda has been with RFH Rowing since 2015. She is from Freehold, New Jersey and started her rowing career at Navesink River Rowing her 8th grade year.
Coach Durborow went on to row for West Virginia University during her college career. In her senior year at WVU Amanda Durborow was the coxswain for the Varsity 8. She joined RFH rowing in the fall of 2015 and loves being part of the Bulldog Team.
Former Coach Dan Edward - Founder of RFH Rowing
After many years of building the RFH Rowing Program involving indescribable effort and determination, Coach Dan Edwards retired in 2019. The statement "Coach Edwards shaped RFH Rowing" is a vast understatement. Thank you from the many athletes, coaches and parents for building this incredible opportunity for the youth in the Rumson-Fair Haven towns.
TheRumsonBoatRace, is a not-for-profit501(c)3organization, providingfinancialsupporttothe RFHRowingTeam.