Coming Soon! The 8th Annual SkiErg World Sprints

Nov 01, 2016

It’s less than 2 weeks away: the 8th Annual Concept2 SkiErg World Sprints will be held November 11-13, 2016.

This 1000-meter virtual race allows you to compare your time against others worldwide in a one-weekend showdown of SkiErg speed. There are age categories from 12 and under to 80+, and adaptive categories, too. This event is for everyone.

How it works: Race 1000 meters on the SkiErg at your club, school or home, November 11-13, 2016. Use the Pre-Set Distance Workout on the PM to set up the race and record your time. Post your time to the Concept2 online logbook by 5 p.m. ET (10 p.m. GMT) Monday, November 14, 2016. The winners of each age group will receive a special prize; prizes will also be awarded for the top three times in each age group. There will also be prizes for the top men and women in three adaptive categories: seated, standing and visually impaired.

Don’t have a SkiErg? Find one near you to participate. If you’re curious about how fast is fast, have a look at the current World Records and last year’s results. It’ll be good motivation for racing!

Note: SkiErg Sprints may be raced on either the original or the second generation SkiErg. For more information on the latest SkiErg, visit

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The World’s Strongest Man did 100m on the SkiErg. What happened next will shock you. (It probably won’t actually. He only went and smashed the world record, lowering it to 13.2 seconds 🤯) #Repost @truegrittrainin with @get_repost ・・・ Last minute flying visit from Eddie and @bobbymaximus today to attempt the 100m Skierg World Record 💪🏽 Obviously smashed it. Great to have you in @eddiehallwsm 👊🏽👊🏽 . . . #worldrecord #eddiehall #skierg #100m

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