The 2022 NoBull CrossFit Games has come to a close and Concept2 was proud to be a part of it. The CrossFit Games are the culmination of a series of CrossFit fitness events where top athletes compete and then advance to the Games. There, the competitors engage in a series of events unknown to them until right before the event begins. Concept2 was well represented throughout the 5-day competition, and was involved in a series of ‘firsts’ in format, inclusion and equipment. Continue Reading ›
Benjamin Becerra is a commercial truck driver who found rowing out of necessity for his job, and has since made it a part of his lifestyle, even while on the road. Finding the time and place to work out can be a challenge, so that’s why his Concept2 RowErg comes along with him for the ride. Continue Reading ›
Anne Cresswell is 84. In the past 16 years, she has set 34 age group world records on Concept2 RowErgs, including 16 she still holds today. Three of her records she has held onto for over 14 years! Continue Reading ›
Our Kids’ Distance Clubs have been revamped so that kids’ meters accumulate and count toward the next meter goal, much like our Million Meter Club. Each time your child achieves a new club level, a colorful certificate of completion (worldwide) and free commemorative pin (US and Canada only) is earned, and can be easily ordered online. The aim is to encourage participation, not competition! Continue Reading ›
This year, Concept2’s Juneteenth Challenge will benefit Black-owned rowing programs. We’re excited to provide our support directly to organizations that are providing leadership and role modeling in the sport.
Juneteenth is the oldest nationally-celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in 1865 in the United States. We’re pleased to do a small part to celebrate African American freedoms and achievements. Continue Reading ›
Do you only have 30 minutes to work out? We know that time is valuable (and very limited some days!) and how important working out can be. So, we reached out to our employees for their favorite ways to use those 30 minutes of precious time. Whether you’re squeezing in workout time on your lunch break, or only have 30 minutes, we have you covered. Continue Reading ›
In rowing, the boat moves fastest when everyone pulls together: The blades enter into the water in unison propelling the boat towards the finish line. The boat responds best when athletes all “pull their weight” both figuratively and literally.
Since 2020, Concept2 has supported over 25 new and growing clubs that are pulling together to make a difference in their local communities. These teams, clubs and programs are encouraging new and diverse athletes by increasing opportunities in rowing. “Pulling Together” funding provides equipment to improve accessibility. Continue Reading ›