We got this question from a reader
I have used this adjuster for adjustment of ergo scores, but it uses an algorithm that seems overly generous to older rowers, that is more generous than the BRC handicapping system is. Do you know of an age adjuster that corrects consistently with the handicapping system? Also, something that would be very valuable would be a combined calculator than normalises first for weight and then for age to get a true “fair” comparison
What a great question.
Now as you probably know, all the scores on a Rowperfect are weight and boat class-adjusted. So you can see your predicted on-water times as 500m splits. Using the 2k prognostic times link above, you can easily see if you’re in the hunt for medals.
Any readers got insight they can add to solve this conundrum?