The U.S. women's eight crew of Victoria Opitz, Meghan Musnicki, Amanda Polk, Lauren Schmetterling, Grace Luczak, Caroline Lind, Elanor Logan, Heidi Robins and Katelin Snyder celebrate winning the 2014 World Rowing Championships in the Netherlands. (AP Photo/Phil Nijhuis)


Katelin Snyder explains to The Associated Press exactly what a coxswain does and the "rower" lingo she uses to guide the U.S. women's eight - the most successful boat in international rowing. The Americans have won 10 consecutive world and Olympic titles in the event and will be trying to add to that streak at the 2016 Summer Games in Rio.