Originally Posted by CFreeborn
You should try competitive rowing some time. Talk about uptight...
No kidding, if I was sandwiched inbetween a bunch of guys stroking feverishly, with long poles in their hands, I would be uptight too!
At least in tennis you have a net inbetween you, and in doubles if your partner knows how to play, stays in their box and doesn't invade your personal space.
Tell us more about your "uptight" competitive rowing experiences, never heard any, sounds like it could be interesting.