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Technique Tuesday - December 12, 2017

Welcome to /r/Rowing’s weekly technique Tuesday!

If you’re looking for feedback on your technique on or off the water you’re in the right place. Post text, images, or videos of whatever you want feedback on, and /r/Rowing will try and help.

This is a judgement free zone, so be respectful, …

Gale-force winds delay start of transatlantic rowing challenge

The start of an endurance race dubbed the world’s toughest row has been postponed at the 11th hour due to gale-force winds. The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge’s fleet of 25 teams – including many from the UK and Ireland – were informed about two hours before competitors were due to …

Christmas gift for a rower

I’m not sure if this is the right subreddit for this, so forgive me if it isn’t. My boyfriend is a collegiate rower, and I am looking to get him something rowing related for Christmas. He recently bought himself new socks, and he has a nice oar keychain (though it’s …

Testing Your Fitness Ceiling

So after a very dissapointing 2k I was thinking about a video I was watching about pro cycling teams and how they look for prospects for their teams. So in this video they were doing things to test their aerobic ceilings which would provide and idea of what they are …