From the ashes of the old British Indoor Rowing Championship comes the new British Rowing Indoor Championship. The race takes place on February 8 at the Olympic Velodrome in Lee Valley, London, and promises to be the highlight of the British indoor race scene. As the name change suggests, the race is now being run by British Rowing, and there's the exciting prospect of our top Olympians taking part. Continue Reading ›
A great season of international racing ended this summer at the World Rowing Championships held at the Bosbaan race course in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Concept2 was fortunate to be there to provide service to all athletes using Concept2 oars, and we had a great view of the racing from our trailer. Continue Reading ›
We'd like you to meet Darlene Brennan. You may recognize that name if you have done any Concept2 team challenges, because quite often, she is at the top of the challenge standings board, rowing for the ANCIENTS team. Since 2008, she has taken part in eighteen team challenges where she ranked #1 on the individual standings eight times. In four of the eighteen challenges, she easily completed more than one million meters and in eight, she completed more than two million meters. She also set 2 new world records recently for lightweight 70-79 women—one for rowing a million meters in thirteen days and the other for rowing 100,000 meters in just under 12 hours. How does she do it and what's her secret? Darlene visited Concept2 recently and shared a little of her story. Continue Reading ›
To help support CrossFit affiliates worldwide, CrossFit Rowing coaches are now expanding their course offerings internationally. This autumn, CrossFit Rowing instructor Erin Cafaro will be conducting a series of CrossFit Rowing Trainer Courses throughout Europe, including one at CrossFit Nottingham on September 27. Continue Reading ›
Concept2 CTS has recently returned from the 2014 CrossFit Games in Carson, California, July 25–27. As usual, the event was a display of athleticism, fitness and hard core determination—all under the blazing California sun. Continue Reading ›
Chipping away at your Holiday Challenge meters, but unsure if you'll make your goal? Try our new Holiday Challenge Calculator to stay on track!
(You'll find a link in your logbook below Your Challenge Score.)