Volpenhein Named Interim Head Coach of Oklahoma City National High Performance Center
Bryan Volpenhein has been named the interim head coach of the Oklahoma City National High Performance Center, USRowing announced on Saturday.
Volpenhein, who joined the coaching staff in August of 2010, had been serving as the lightweight men’s coach at the OKC National High Performance Center since December. A three-time Olympian and 2004 Olympic gold medalist in the men’s eight, Volpenhein helped coach the U.S. to a silver medal in the lightweight men’s eight and a bronze medal in the lightweight women's quadruple sculls at the 2009 World Rowing Championships.
Volpenhein replaces John Parker, who has left USRowing.