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Rowing with Elsa

This is one challenge that is going to prove quite an oar-deal… Elsa Hammond is aiming to make history by rowing 3,860km (2,400 miles) solo across the Pacific Ocean from California to Hawaii. Along with beating the record of 99 days held by Briton Roz Savage, the part-time PhD student plans to raise thousands for [...]

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American Fitness Magazine: An Intro to Indo-Row

Author, Zoie Clift, takes a deeper look into the world of Indo-Row.  With interviews by co-founder, Josh Crosby, and fitness consultant, Julz Arney, you’ll get a glimpse at what this new rowing craze is all about.   Read the article, here:

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Men’s Health: 1 of 50 Best Toys in Health

Men’s Health claims the WaterRower S1 as 1 of 50 best toys in health. “Not only does stainless steel look a lot better in your living room than black plastic, but by actually pushing a blade through water you also more accurately replicate the progressive resistance of real rowing, firing more muscles across your back.” [...]

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Indo-Row gets everyone pulling in the same direction

“Josh Crosby, a former rowing champion and co-creator of Indo-Row, acknowledges that ploughing away on an indoor rowing machine can be incredibly tedious. So, in 2004, he came up with a way to motivate people to persist with their exercise. The classes take place on WaterRower GX, a state-of-the-art rowing machine. Instead of a giant [...]

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Industry Focus Magazine: Shockwave

This magazine snippet touches upon the high calorie-burning workout that is Shockwave. In a short period of time, Indoor rowing has taken on a life of its’ own throughout Equinox gyms across the world with both Shockwave and Indo-Row classes.

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The Sexiest Rower on Dry Land

The WaterRower was named, “The Sexiest Rower on Dry Land” by Details Magazine. Here’s a quick look at what they said: “You don’t have to install an indoor pool to bring the art of rowing into your home. The Water Rower generates calorie-torching, body-sculpting resistance with real water—each pull of the polypropylene strap churns a [...]

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Crossing the Line – Rowing and Cycling – Cross Training

Josh Crosby, creator of Indo-Row, former US National team rower, Ironman World Champion competitor and acclaimed fitness professional, outlines the similarities between rowing and cycling as well as the value of these sports when employed as cross-training tools in episode 2 of this informative video series “Crossing the Line”. Source Link: http://www.rowingnews.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=704

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WaterRower Reviews

We’ve collected some of our favorite customer reviews and presented them on a new portion of our website. On our reviews site you can read reviews and even leave your own! How much do you love your WaterRower Rowing Machine?  Has our customer service exceeded your expectations?  Click the green check mark on our homepage [...]

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Head of the Charles – Boston, Massachusetts

If you made it out to Head of the Charles Regatta this year in Boston, Massachusetts, we hope you visited the WaterRower and Oartec tent and had a go at one of our rowing machines.

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Row from London to Paris

I saw this challenge and thought what a fun thing to do… row from Big Ben in London (UK) to the Eiffel Tower in Paris (France). It is a 485 mile journey for a crew of 12 starting Sunday 9th May 2010. Are you up for doing something like this? You can sign up at [...]

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