Rowing Blazers by Jack CarlsonRowing Blazers by Jack Carlson

Rowing Blazers

byJack CarlsonBy (photographer)F.e. Castleberry

Hardcover | September 2, 2014

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Classic American style was born in British boathouses, where the very first blazers were fashioned for college rowing clubs. This book, created by champion rower Jack Carlson, offers an insider’s guide to the elaborately striped, piped, trimmed, and badged garments, as well as the stories, elite athletes, historic clubs, and races associated with them. Featuring lush photographs by “prep” guru F.E. Castleberry, Rowing Blazers is a definitive visual feast, transporting readers to the highly atmospheric boathouses, campuses, and team rooms of clubs around the world. For anyone who has raced the rivers or lined the banks, this handsome ode to the eye-catching, evocative rowing blazer is a must.
Jack Carlson, who has raced in the World Rowing Championships and the Oxford-Cambridge Boat Races, won all three of the traditional international rowing regattas in 2013. He is currently a Clarendon Scholar at Oxford University. F.E. Castleberry is an American fashion photographer. His commercial clients include Ralph Lauren, J. McLaug...
Title:Rowing BlazersFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:256 pages, 12 × 10 × 1.25 inShipping dimensions:12 × 10 × 1.25 inPublished:September 2, 2014Publisher:Vendome PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:086565316X

ISBN - 13:9780865653160


Editorial Reviews

"Jack Carlson manages to demonstrate the importance of heritage, a hallmark of great style. . . . If you have a preppy bent, you will love this book. If you row, you will love this book. If you are a fan of all things classic, you will want to own this book."