Category Archives: Coxing

Coxmate Audio review from Sudbury RC

coxmate audio amplification for rowing

And here’s a review from Sudbury Rowing Club who tried the Coxmate Audio amplifier. The audio only version obviously does not have a rate meter, but we were doing a UT2 outing with 2 1500m pieces at 28 so my stroke-man had the GPS unit for that outing and I then used it in the […]

Coxmate GPS software now in OSX

Rowperfect Coxmate GPS Holiday Gift Guide

Coxmate releases OSX version of GPs software for existing users – you now have a choice of Windows or Apple iOS to do your rowing data analysis. Apple software has been released by Coxmate to support the interpretation of their GPS speed measurement device. Download the OSX software Register your Coxmate GPS and get the […]

Olympic Cox talks about Coxmate SX

Coxmate SX

Adrian Ellison was a recent RowingChat guest and during that discussion he mentioned the equipment he chose for his amplifier. What I like about the Coxmate SX is it gives you all the information you want all in one go – it has so many readouts, strokes per minute, distance traveled, time elapsed, but also […]

New product: NK CoxBox microphone

NK Cox Box, microphone, coxmate, nielsen kellerman,

We’ve just released a NK-compatible microphone suitable for a NK CoxBox or CoxBox Mini. Made by Coxmate it includes a headband as standard. And an extra – a foam covering over the microphone end-piece.  This acts like a sock to reduce wind noise while in use.  Neat! Replacement microphone for NK CoxBox or CoxBoxMini fully […]

Coxmate GPS & Audio Review – Sarah Ben David

Sarah Ben David Australian coxswain

Sarah Ben-David is an Australian coxswain and coach. She coxed the U21 Australian Rowing Team in 2015 and 2016, winning gold in the Women’s 8+ against New Zealand in 2016. Sarah is a senior coxswain at Melbourne University Boat Club and is looking to be selected in the Victorian team and U23 Australian Team later […]

Coxing long races (without sounding repetitious)

Womens Eights Head of the River Race, London UK

What should a cox say during a long (15 minute) race to keep the rowers motivated, without sounding repetitive? A long race is a challenge. Happily there’s a great solution. Plan the race beforehand Take a look at the landmarks (bridges, bends etc), know where the straights are and how long they are, decide where […]

Tideway Steering – out of the stream problem

How does the line change with the strength of the stream in Steering the Tideway The increasing stream tends to make the central part of the river with fast water flow much wider.  BUT it also has a tendency to throw you out of the stream round corners if you are on the edge of […]

London Head of the River Races 2017

The Eights Head of the River Racing Season on London’s Tideway is almost upon us! This year, Rowperfect are proud to be right at the heart of the action, sponsoring 4 separate events and giving competitors the chance to win a COXMATE AUDIO!  We’ve also got a discount coupon for you on all Coxmate products…. read on to […]