World Records

Notes:

  • Season represents the Ranking Season, which runs from May 1–April 30 every year.
  • Verification Methods for World Records:
    • PM3/PM4/PM5 verification code
    • Official indoor rowing races (required for 2000m distance)
    • Video
    • Witnessed at public club or by Concept2 official
    • Historical record acknowledged by Concept2
  • There are no weight categories for rowers aged 12 and under.
Event Category Name Gender Weight Age Country Record Season Source
500 12 and Under Oliver Skov Jerkovic M 12 DEN 1:31.4 2014 Video
500 12 and Under Alys Bockman F 12 AUS 1:41.5 2014 Race result
500 13-18 Ryan Ng Yan Liang M Hwt 18 SIN 1:17.6 2010 Witnessed at public club
500 13-18 Gregg Stephens M Lwt 17 USA 1:20.1 2005 Historical Record
500 13-18 Lexie McAndrew F Hwt 17 GBR 1:26.5 2004 Historical Record
500 13-18 Christine Cavallo F Lwt 17 USA 1:36.7 2013 Race result
500 19-29 Bernhard Pfaller M Hwt 24 AUT 1:13.7 2009 Video
500 19-29 Matt Owen M Lwt 25 USA 1:21.8 2013 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 19-29 Anna Wierzbowska F Hwt 23 POL 1:28.5 2014 Witnessed at public club
500 19-29 Nicole Dinion F Lwt 26 USA 1:38.8 2014 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 30-39 Leo Young M Hwt 30 AUS 1:10.5 1991 Witnessed at public club
500 30-39 Toni Pyykkö M Lwt 37 FIN 1:23.0 2010 2010 Finland National Championships
500 30-39 Renate Duplessi F Hwt 31 USA 1:29.1 2013 Race result
500 30-39 Mary Stevenson F Lwt 33 USA 1:34.0 2005 Historical Record
500 40-49 Dirk Möller M Hwt 46 GER 1:15.9 2014 Video
500 40-49 Gary Homann M Lwt 42 USA 1:23.5 2012 Video
500 40-49 Paola Russell F Hwt 40 GBR 1:32.0 2002 Historical Record
500 40-49 Annette Forster F Lwt 41 USA 1:38.8 2003 Historical Record
500 50-59 John Grady M Hwt 50 USA 1:18.3 2011 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 50-59 Steven Geary M Lwt 50 NZL 1:24.2 2008 2007 Australasian Masters Games
500 50-59 Anne Bourlioux F Hwt 53 CAN 1:31.9 2014 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 50-59 Carol Woodward F Lwt 51 GBR 1:41.5 2010 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 60-69 James Castellan M Hwt 60 USA 1:22.0 2005 Historical Record
500 60-69 Steve Roedde M Lwt 60 CAN 1:27.5 2014 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 60-69 Ann Wopat F Hwt 60 USA 1:42.5 2014 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 60-69 Jill Gardner F Lwt 63 USA 1:43.9 2012 Sidwell Friends Invitational 2012
500 70-79 Keith Colman M Hwt 71 USA 1:31.2 2012 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 70-79 Wayne Gallasch M Lwt 70 AUS 1:34.2 2013 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 70-79 Louise McGonigal F Hwt 70 CAN 1:51.3 2014 PM3/PM4 Verification Code
500 70-79 Anne Cresswell F Lwt 70 AUS 1:53.7 2009 2008 Pan Pacific Games
500 80-89 Marinus Boon M Hwt 80 NZL 1:40.6 2009 2008 South Island Masters Games
500 80-89 Dean Smith M Lwt 81 USA 1:41.1 2008 2008 Mile High Sprints
500 80-89 Tibby Kemp F Hwt 80 AUS 2:19.5 2013 Race result
500 80-89 Mary Elizabeth Norckauer F Lwt 81 USA 2:37.9 2006 Witnessed at public club
500 90-99 Maria (Mouse) Vanderhaar F Lwt 95 AUS 2:49.3 2014 PM3/PM4 Verification Code