Sandra Bucan, Head Masters Coach


Sandra has been part of Northampton Community Rowing's coaching staff since 2014.  In that time she has coached nearly all of the different programs at NCR.  For the past year, Sandra has been focused on coaching the morning Masters programs, which consist of competitive, intermediate as well as learn to row groups.  

In more then a decade of coaching experience, she has worked with a variety of age and skill levels, coaching collegiate, masters and youth programs predominantly in New Jersey, as well as in her home country of Serbia. She is also presently Women’s rowing coach at Amherst College.

During her long rowing career, Sandra has been a member of her hometown team Red Star, as well as the Serbian National Team. She continued her rowing journey at Dowling College, NY representing their team for another 3.5 years. She also made her first coaching steps at Dowling College. She feels very lucky to have found her way to such welcoming and warm community, filled with so many wonderful, fun and hard working people.