Category Archives: Users Views

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 […]

Calling for TWO testers to try the Rowers Rub!

We’ve just stocked two new products in our shop – The Original Rowers Rub and the Rowers Hand Rub. These are all-natural salves that help to moisture chaffed and chapped skin, preventing further friction from aggravating sore spots. Both are infused with essential oils such as marjoram, clove, and rosemary to provide antibacterial and anti-inflammatory […]

Winter Rowing Gloves user test results

Three new winter glove designs for rowers From our recent promotion we got testers from around the Rowperfect community to test out three new winter glove designs.  The products are below The Pro is the cheapest a straightforward thermal glove for rowing. The Elite incorporates thinner fabrics and has better breathability and blister prevention The […]

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 […]

Coaching the Coxswain: A review by Phil Simmons

Phil Simmons, Head of Rowing at Kingston Grammar School, reviews ‘Coaching the Coxswain’ by Chelsea Dommert. As Chelsea says she has not written this book to offer “love praise and ginger snaps” she has written it to give those coaches an insight into the cox and why they make some of the frustrating mistakes we […]

Sudbury RC reviews Hyndsight Vision for scullers

Sophie Brown from Sudbury RC is a TA (trunk and arms) rower and asked to review the new rear-vision camera for rowing boats, Hyndsight Vision. I haven’t use any other equipment comparable to the hindsight system that what attracted me as reading about it’s use for other adaptive rowers in the US. I’m a TA […]

Would you dare to do a 3000 mile solo row around Great Britain?

Here we introduce the intrepid Sarah Weldon, founder of the Oceans Project whom now is on her way to a big journey. She has taken on the challenge of the Great British Vikings Quest and will row solo around the  Great Britain. We will wish Sarah the best of luck! Oceans Project uses Technology to bring […]