Keep your Erg Healthy

Aug 14, 2013

Will Spalding, Technical Support Specialist on the Concept2 Customer Service Team, has been helping customers address technical issues with their indoor rowers since 1989. From his years of experience, here are four common problems that rowers encounter with their machines, along with tips for solving and preventing these issues. Continue Reading ›

Tags: Indoor Rower

Athletes Row Strong with Concept2 at World Cup Races

Aug 09, 2013

The World Rowing Championships will be held in Chungju, Korea, this year, ending what has been a great season of international racing. The year following the Olympics is often thought of as a “rebuilding year” when athletes retire or recommit to another four years. New athletes will try to make it into a camp boat to be trained by national team coaches, or one of the several trials boats, where selection happens based on qualifying regattas. The transition brings fresh energy that creates a great race environment, and this year is no exception. Continue Reading ›

Annual C2 Family BBQ Takes a Local Turn

Jun 26, 2013

Dick and Pete on duty at the grill
Dick and Pete at the grill

Each June, Concept2 holds a family cookout, right at our headquarters, after work. It’s a time for everyone to bring the whole family, and their bicycles, to C2—and we’re all amazed by how much each kid has grown since the previous year! It’s a potluck affair for side dishes and desserts, with C2 providing the burgers, dogs, buns and fixings. Founders Pete, Bari, Dick and Judy share the cooking duty—and Cheryl from our Customer Service team masterminds the rest. Continue Reading ›

A Week of Rowing (and Service!) in Philadelphia

May 20, 2013

Imagine all of a coach’s concerns on race day: Where do we park? What will we eat? Are the athletes warmed up? Did the coxswain weigh in already? Is that a tailwind? What lane are we in? Is the boat rigged? Concept2 CTS tries to remove at least one concern for coaches by ensuring race day oars are competition ready.

The Regatta Service Trailer open for business on Boathouse Row
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Employee Profile: KC Colt

May 17, 2013

KC Colt
When KC Colt joined the Concept2 Customer Service team in 2003, she says “it felt like coming home.” This isn’t just because her team-player attitude and love for people made her a fantastic fit. In fact, KC’s history in Vermont has been intertwined with the company since day one. Continue Reading ›

The Dynamic Duo in the Concept2 Workout Room

May 15, 2013

Maddie and Meredith training on linked Dynamic Indoor Rowers

“What are you training for?” ask our Concept2 colleagues. While we don’t have an exact answer yet, Maddie and I have been excited to be linking up on the Dynamic Indoor Rower for the last few months. Each time our “Dynamic duo” reports to the workout room for practice, it seems to arouse suspicion that we have motives beyond just a casual row. Continue Reading ›

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