World Adaptive Records

In accordance with the Concept2 world record requirements, all of the 1000 and 2000 metre records listed below were rowed at a Concept2 sanctioned indoor rowing event with witnesses present, and without the use of Slides. Season represents the Ranking Season, which runs from May 1–April 30 every year.

Concept2 recognizes adaptive world records for the following adaptive classifications:

  • PR1 (Arms and Shoulders)
  • PR2 (Trunk and Arms)
  • PR3 Overall (Leg, Trunk and Arms)
  • PR3 (VI) (Leg, Trunk and Arms—Visual Impairment)
  • PR3 (ID) (Leg, Trunk and Arms—Intellectual Disability)
  • PR3 (AK) (Leg, Trunk and Arms—Above the Knee Amputee)
  • PR3 (SA) (Leg, Trunk and Arms—Single Arm)
  • PR3 (PD) (Leg, Trunk and Arms—Physical Disability)
  • FES (Functional Electrical Stimulation)
  • FES (AR) (Functional Electrical Stimulation with Assisted Return)

For more details on each classification, please refer to the Adaptive Classifications page.

Classification Event Category Name Gender Weight Age Country Record Season Source
PR3 (PD) 1 50 and Over Paul-Stephen Varszegi M 58 USA 358m 2017 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 100 50 and Over Russell Gernaat M 52 USA 0:16.9 2019 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 1000 50 and Over Paul-Stephen Varszegi M 55 USA 3:08.9 2015 Race result
PR3 (PD) 10000 50 and Over Matt Long M 52 USA 40:21.0 2019 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 2000 50 and Over Laurent Viala M 51 FRA 6:43.7 2018 Race result
PR3 (PD) 21097 50 and Over Matt Long M 52 USA 1:29:44.5 2019 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 30 50 and Over Matt Long M 52 USA 7426m 2019 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 4 50 and Over Chris Evans M 57 USA 1130m 2019 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 42195 50 and Over Yves Remy M 58 FRA 3:37:47.5 2018 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 500 50 and Over Chris Evans M 57 USA 1:34.9 2019 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 5000 50 and Over Paul-Stephen Varszegi M 59 USA 19:25.2 2019 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 60 50 and Over Chris Evans M 57 USA 14379m 2019 PM Verification Code
PR3 (PD) 6000 50 and Over Matt Long M 51 USA 26:16.1 2019 PM Verification Code