Erik Thomas – Novice Men’s Coach
Erik is from the DMV area and started his rowing career at McLean High School and Thompson’s Boat Center, where he raced in The Head of the Charles and medaled at the Mid-Atlantic Erg Sprints. After High School, Erik was recruited to row at Lehigh University, racing in the River Cup, vs. rival Lafayette College, and at the Dad Vail Regatta. After graduating, Erik worked for the New York Post as a photographer before returning to DC to work as a photographer for the DoD. Outside of rowing, Erik has a passion for the Washington Capitals and Nationals.