USRowing Selects Teamworks to Support National Team Programs
Teamworks will create efficiencies for national governing body through modernized communications
DURHAM, NC – [Tuesday, May 22, 2018] – Teamworks, the industry leader in athlete engagement software for athletic organizations, is pleased to announce a new partnership with USRowing. The national governing body will utilize Teamworks to help manage athlete communications and services for its various national teams.
“We are eager to use Teamworks to enhance the communications and services we provide to our national team athletes,” said Patrick McNerney, Chief Executive Officer at USRowing. “Rowing is the ultimate team sport, and Teamworks’ technology will revolutionize how we communicate with our national team athletes and hopefuls. Having everything we need centralized in one platform will make us a stronger team.”
With a focus on organizing and integrating national team athlete communications and services, USRowing will leverage Teamworks’ innovative technology to provide effortless collaboration through mobile devices. Teamworks will facilitate smooth processes as USRowing selects, trains and manages teams for international competitions.
“The ability to utilize Teamworks with our communications, engagement and tracking of our national team athletes and aspirants will enhance their experience and provide a more streamlined process,” said Matt Imes, Director of High Performance at USRowing. “Teamworks will help us be more effective every step of the way. With the efficiencies created, we will be able to better work with all of the athletes in our pipeline over time. Our focus this year will be to integrate the platform with our national training center athletes and senior national team hopefuls, adding the under 19 and under 23 teams in future years.”
USRowing is one of seven national governing bodies, including USA Track & Field, USA Baseball, USA Swimming and USA Cycling, that utilize Teamworks to streamline its communication processes.
“We’re pleased to have USRowing join the Teamworks family to engage its national team programs,” said Zach Maurides, CEO of Teamworks. “In rowing, it is crucial that every member of the team is in sync. Teamworks will ensure everyone is in the right place at the right time and knows exactly what they need to do to excel.”
Teamworks sets the standard as the leading athlete engagement software with more than 2,000 clients globally including some of the biggest names in sports. Built upon the core values of honesty, humility, hard work, commitment, innovation and exceptionalism, Teamworks is dedicated to streamlining communications and operations to enable elite athletic organizations to more deeply connect their people. Through its revolutionary cost- and time-saving mobile collaboration software, Teamworks empowers collegiate and professional teams, conferences, national governing bodies and professional organizations to enhance their winning cultures.
Teamworks is the leading athlete engagement software, empowering more than 2,000 clients around the world to better connect and collaborate by simplifying their internal processes. Based in Durham, North Carolina, and founded in 2004, Teamworks has doubled in both revenue and people for four years in a row. The company continues to invest heavily in technology and expand the team to respond to the increasing customer demand. Organizations that depend on Teamworks to create a culture of communication and accountability include more than 1,500 NCAA Division I programs with over 90% of the Autonomous Conferences institutions; professional teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA and NHL; collegiate and professional conferences; and national governing bodies. Visit www.teamworks.com for more information.
USRowing is a nonprofit organization recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as the governing body for the sport of rowing in the United States. USRowing has 85,000 individual members and 1,350 member organizations, offering rowing programs for all. USRowing receives generous support from the National Rowing Foundation and its corporate sponsors and partners.