The Ultimate Guide To Buying A Rowing Oar

Rowing oar

Welcome to our ultimate guide on buying a rowing oar! As your trusted source of all things rowing, we’re here to help you navigate this crucial aspect of the sport. We understand that choosing the right oar can make a world of difference in your rowing experience – it’s not just about moving through water, … Read more

How to Maintain and Care for Your Rowing Equipment

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Whether you’re an experienced rower or just setting out on your rowing journey, having the necessary equipment to get the job done is key. But it’s not enough to simply buy new gear – if you want your investment to last for as long as possible, knowing how to maintain and care for all of … Read more

Catching a Crab While Rowing and How to Recover

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Have you ever had that feeling when you’re rowing and all of a sudden, your oar catches on something and you feel yourself being pulled backwards? You’ve just caught a crab! This happens when the blade of the oar catches on the water wrong, which can cause you to lose power and momentum. In this … Read more

The Top 3 Rowing Oars for Elite Rowers

The history of rowing is a long one. Full of ingenuity and developments that have seen us go from wide boats with thick, heavy, wooden oars to the fiberglass beauties that we see today powered by carbon-composite oars. If we look at the timeline of rowing set out by the Friends of Rowing History, they … Read more