Category Archives: Rowperfect

Foot-Stretcher Angle in Rowing Shells (Part 2)

This is the second post about our foot stretcher settings (read part 1 here). We have answered Rons’s question a few days ago about an optimal stretcher height position. Today we will give you some advice for the optimal foot stretcher angle. In case you are looking for more rigging information check our general guide […]

Foot-Stretcher Angle in Rowing Shells (Part 1)

Tom, my wife and me share a double. Our food stretcher height set up is very different. I tent to have it at the highest position to have an optimal foot force. Am I mistaken? – Ronald Rowperfect has posted plenty of suggestions about the perfect rigging for people of different heights. The right set […]

How to row faster with just 30 minutes training

How anybody can make you row faster in only 30 minutes? What is the secret? Focus on 2 key things There are two things that make you go faster at any given rate and both are related to your power curve or power application. We all should know that the only thing that makes the […]

Does a rowing holiday sound like your idea of heaven?

What is Tour Rowing? Love to row?  Love to travel?  Love a rowing holiday? Why not combine both?  Tour Rowing is offered by many organisations. Opportunities to scull and sweep in spectacular locations – Germany, Ireland, England, Norway, Italy,Switzerland, California, Quebec amongst many others.  How does it work, exactly? All tour operators offer a full […]

Rowing Humor and Other Christmas Funnies

Florida: Sarasota. I love it. Every year I drive and see this nice post in the city.   And this is how it looks during daytime   To help put you into the Christmas mood and before you begin your Christmas pudding or mulled wine, here are a few giggles to get you warmed up. Rowing […]

Handy rowing apps you CAN’T live without!

Hard work pays off and it’s no different with your rowing training. If you are looking to improve on the water, you need to invest in your workouts. But how do you know if you are getting the most out of your sessions? Luckily, the latest smartphone apps do just that! We’ve scouted the iTunes […]