1. Maintain a neutral mentality when negativity is present and positivity is difficult. Never surrender to the dark side.
2. Life is unpredictable. You might as well roll with it.
3. A win is a win!
This is coming to you from Midway, Utah, where the US Cross Country Nationals is well under way. It has been quite chilly the past few days, but I’m not complaining one bit, because I would take this over rain any day! Continue Reading ›
It couldn’t have been a more perfect weekend for the world’s largest two-day rowing event, The Head Of The Charles Regatta®. Despite some rain and wind on Friday night that threatened to pull up some tent posts in the Expo area, the weather cooperated for the racing and general regatta festivities. Continue Reading ›
The 2013 indoor race season is getting closer! Are you training for your 2000m? If you aren’t yet, you may want to consider starting now so you can row a personal best at the 2013 World Indoor Rowing Championships (WIRC) in Boston on Sunday the 17th of February, hosted by the CRASH-B Sprints at Boston University’s Agganis Arena. Continue Reading ›
We are just days away from the start of the Olympic rowing heats at Eton-Dorney. Although the race course is 33 miles away from the Olympic Park in London, it hasn’t stopped 25,000 people from buying tickets to watch the action, according to USRowing.org. The grandstands are completely sold out!
Whether you are one of those 25,000 grandstanders, or viewing from the comfort of your home, you’ll get a bird’s eye view of the race course. For the first time ever in rowing competition, there will be a camera strung on cables above the course that will follow the boats all the way down, getting super close to the action. There is an interesting article about it on USRowing.org. Continue Reading ›
The final stage of the Samsung World Rowing Cup series played out under sunny skies and high temperatures last weekend in Munich, Germany. Over 700 athletes competed in the last regatta before the Olympic Games in July. Great Britain finished on top at all three of the World Rowing Cups this summer, making them the overall winner of the series. Germany and New Zealand finished the series in second and third places, respectively. Great Britain finished second to Germany last year, but had won the series for the four previous years. Concept2 was there to support the athletes and coaches with any equipment needs. We take great pride in the service we are able to provide the athletes on this international stage. We’re busy preparing for London and looking forward to the excitement of the Olympics! For complete results and photos from Munich visit World Rowing. Continue Reading ›