Author Archives: Bregtje Andela

C Breeze – natural cooling for long ergs

C Breeze, rowperfect, cool ergo,

What is a C Breeze? Today we are launching a new product – the C Breeze. The C Breeze is what you need to stay cool while rowing an ergo. It’s a small nylon tube that is a very easily installed to the fan cage of any rowing erg that transports the airflow from your […]

Trailer weight distribution – check out your tonque weight

A Video is worth a thousand words Last weekend I had to pull our club trailer to a regatta. We had 11 boats on the trailer, about 1500 kg of trailer weight. While inspecting the trailer after loading I noticed, the trailer was leaning to the “rear”. I showed my crew this video I once […]

Waterproof rain jackets – Elegant in the rain

Waterproof Rain Jackets – Elegant rainwear at the regatta I recently visited Switzerland and watched the last and 32nd Armada Cup. You know, the rowing regatta with the 300 skiffs. It is an enthralling thing and an organized chaos, when you see how each Skiff fights for its place at the pontoon after the race. […]

Announcing: Rowtex Hand Cream for Rowers

Heeling Handcreme Chapped hands and finger cracks are some of the most painful side effects of a dry climate, especially in Winter. As rowers, we experience all year around – and definately without age limits – that this problem can get tough. Check out our new product for dry, chapped skin after rowing: the new […]

Rowing Anorak – made by and for rowers!

Rowing Anorak front view

The team at Rowtex, who brought you their Rowtex gloves created a new product. It is the Anorak for rowing .It’s available in the Rowperfect shop right now. The Anorak – product development The Rowtex -Team launched a crowdfunding campaign to get early customers and to pay for the product development. Rowperfect supported them and […]

Rowing on Rivers – how to use strong currents to your benefit

When the current becomes a challenge – Rowing on Rivers The cox makes the difference. – Take advantage of the currents! Many rowing clubs row on rivers and experiance a current – as a normality. This requires an extra set of coxing skills, compared to those of us who row on a lake. We suggest, […]

It`s Head Racing Season!

Head racing requires totally different tactics from side by side.  Rebecca Caroe shared some thoughts with us. She also used some content of the book Winning Head Races from Carla Zezza. This is the only book on Head Races in Print that I could find. 5 Reasons Head Racing is the Best Winning Head Races […]

The WiggleFish Dry Bag for your watersports

When we go rowing, we sometimes get wet.  It seems it’s time for a really good rowing dry bag – and we’ve found one for you which was developed for swimming in fast flowing rivers. The WiggleFish Dry Bag was designed by a swimmer The WiggleFish Dry Bag is a perfect dry bag for your […]

Rowing Dry Bag – designed by Rowers

Dry bag rowing 5 liter Rowtex

Announcing the Rowing Dry Bag designed by rowers.  We loved Rowtex when they created gloves for rowing – then they added the perfect rowers Anorak.  They now announce their two Dry Bags – for your daily rowing and for your touring. New Rowing Dry Bag There are two sizes – a small one which is […]