Rowing is a sport where you are learning and refining your skills all the time. At Cape Cod Rowing, we offer summer-long coaching for learn-to-row and intermediate rowers, as well as the opportunity for different instructional perspectives brought by guest coaches. In 2019, our guest coaches included world-class rower and Hydrow trainer James Dietz.​

Alex Machi’s distinguished career coaching scullers and sweep rowers at all levels has spanned four decades. Since 2009, he has been the Head Men's and Women's Crew Coach at Massachusetts Maritime Academy. Prior to Mass Maritime, he was head crew coach at Middlebury College for 13 years, and head coach and director at Florida Rowing Center for 


Alex Machi, Learn-to–Row and Intermediates Coach 

eight years. He also briefly coached at Union Boat Club and Harvard University, as well as several stints at Craftsbury Rowing Center. Alex has coached adult Learn to Row and novice/intermediate rowers as well as summer college rowers at Cape Cod Rowing for the past four years.