Category: Features

Pete’s Rowing Boat Transport!

Need your beautiful rowing boat transported? Pete will look after you! Transport of boats throughout Australia with door to door delivery offered! Contact Peter Hayes for a free quote on: 0418 746 601 Pete is a passionate rower and has many years experience in transport and logistics so is fully qualified to handle and transport

Rowtrade Buy and Sell Facebook Group

To make it even easier to connect Australian rowing buyers and sellers, Rowtrade now has a Buy and Sell Group on Facebook. To join, simply follow the link ( groups/rowtrade/) and request to join. Members will also have access to special offers from Rowtrade’s partners. Rowtrade will still post all advertisements to the Rowtrade website

Dead Biomechanics Society

By Ian Randall “Good morning class.  Please sit down.  Open your textbooks to the chapter titled: ROWING BIOMECHANICS.  I want you to rip it out.  You heard me. . .  rip it all out.  I want to hear ripping!”  Everything you think you know about Power Profiles, Speed and Acceleration graphs are wrong. Power Profiles

Why reverse riggers?

Around 2009 Filippi introduced the reverse wing sculling rigger and for many people around the World this was their first introduction to a rear mounted rigger. For us in Australia however the reverse rigger was introduced by the legendary Ted Hale on his Chinese made boats in the early 2000s. Prior to this, both Empacher

Active-Tools Activeflow

Active-Tools re-invigorates Rowing Electronics Choices for rowing electronics have been few and far between for as long as most of us can remember.  Just as competition on the water improves the performance of all of us the same applies off the water.  Ultimately we all benefit from advances in technology and Active-Tools have become a