Hamish Bond, has announced his retirement from rowing 
  

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February 2022
Rowing on the Web
Hamish Bond, has announced his retirement from rowing
 
Hamish Bond
Legendary New Zealand rower, Hamish Bond announces his retirement from rowing and also talks about his cycling achievements - more here.  
Highlight of the Month
 
Andrew Randell
Andrew Randell appointed as new Women’s Olympic Head Coach of British Rowing

Yet more changes to the British Rowing coaching staff, as Andrew Randall is appointed head coach of the women’s team - more here.  
Tech Corner
 
power meters
Comparing data from three rowing power meters and the Concept 2 Erg

A fascinating study comparing data from three rowing power meters and the Concept 2 Erg. A complicated read but the graphs at Fig 6 and Fig7 are more easily understood and appear to show quite wide variations in data readings - more here.  
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Coastal Rowing

Coastal Rowing

Coastal Rowing

The rise of coastal rowing

The growth of coastal rowing has taken many in the sport by surprise. However it is not always straightforward to find a way to get involved so Filippi are now running a series of coastal training camps in Italy to give people that opportunity. The growth of the sport is also good news for us as Active Tools shoes have now become the standard solution in almost all the top sea rowing boats (although we still sell many more to river based clubs).

To learn more about these camps - click here.
Rowing on the Web Archive
 
Photo of the Month:
NaomiBaker
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NaomiBaker
Video of the Month:
Inriver Rowing Tanks
Inriver Rowing Tanks
 
Tweet of the Month:
Bill Barry
Martin Cross interviews legendary coach, Bill Barry.
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@martcrossy
 
Instagram of the Month:
Dog training partner
New training partner!
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@rowingpost
 

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Active Tools | February 2022