2019 World Rowing Coaches Conference

5 Dec

GB Paralympic High Performance Coach Nick Baker recently presented a number of sessions at the “2019 World Rowing Coaches Conference” near Heathrow 20-21 November to help people introducing adaptive programmes. He was supported by Sally Hopewell of Marlow RC in … Read More »

LoveRowing Foundation Launch

25 Nov

The LoveRowing charity/foundation launched to a packed Cutty Sark exhibition hall filled with some of British rowing’s biggest names and supporters last week. Its mission: “Love Rowing is British Rowing’s new charitable foundation. Our mission is to create accessible and … Read More »

Transitional Rowers

18 Nov

Marlow RC adaptive squad which includes a number of ‘transitional’ rowers The Adaptive rowing community is the most inclusive segment of the rowing sport and the concept of a “transitional” rower might extend that even further. What is a “Transitional” … Read More »

Wheelchair Erging

15 Nov

Surfing through a range of online adaptive resources, I happened upon this clever fitting by Adapt2Row that goes on to any Concept 2E model to directly attach a wheelchair to a rowing machine. This simple adaptation reduces the requirement to … Read More »

British Blind Sport

12 Nov

British Blind Sport has had a directory of adaptive sports suited for VI athletes that includes a special section on rowing. “Anyone with a Visual Impairment can get involved in rowing. A blind of partially sighted individual can benefit from … Read More »

Single Arm Snatch

31 Oct

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Brachial Plexus Injury (@mettleplexus) on Sep 8, 2019 at 10:47am PDT Monster feat! DO NOT TRY THIS AT HOME. This remarkable feat is the result of extended and specialized training with … Read More »

RowPerfect Blog

25 Oct

The RowPerfect blog is one of the best blogs dedicated to Adaptive and Pararowing on the web.  While based in the UK as well, it does cover the sport around the world.  Here is a list of their posts to … Read More »