A Step-By-Step Guide to Purchasing Rowing Equipment
Ah, the painstaking task of purchasing rowing equipment. Now that you have begun your new season, you have probably noticed a growing list of new rowing equipment you just can’t do without. Fear not, with the help of boathouse finder and the fine writing of Mike Davenport, we have pulled together a three-part series on how to purchase the correct rowing equipment for your needs, at a price you can afford. Let’s try to make this process as painless as possible.
Part 1 – In Part 1, we help you to define and prioritize your needs. This will help you find a clear-cut path in the purchasing world of too many products. It’s so easy to get sidetracked into things you might want over equipment that you actually need. Due to the finite budget that most of us possess, we want to avoid that.
Part 2 – Pick your products. In this section we direct you to figure out how much you are willing to spend. You’ll get a clear idea of exactly what spells ‘quality’ when looking at rowing equipment of shells and oars. You’ll get an idea of how price, comfort, durability, speed design, ease of adjustment, and safety all fit together into your ideal products.
Part 3 – Finally, it’s time to look at the finances. We’ll look at options, specifications and features, and have provided you with a sample table, to cost out the new products to a ‘T’. You’ll also find estimated prices for new and used equipment.
Now you’re ready to make a calculated decision for purchasing your new rowing equipment. Best of luck!