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So far Rebecca Caroe has created 8 blog entries.

1919 Peace Regatta re-enactment with ADF rowing

The Australian Defence Force are going to Henley Royal Regatta in UK this July to take part in the centenary of the 1919 Peace Regatta.  

Held after World War 1 when many troops were stationed in the UK and waiting to be shipped home after the war ended, it was a multi-nation regatta with the inaugural […]

By |2019-04-17T10:13:52+10:00April 17th, 2019|Boathouse|0 Comments

ANU Rowing get sliding towards success

Australian National University boat club bought a complete fit-out of their boat shed using Space Saver Rowing’s sliding arm boat racks.

ANU Boat Club, Rowing club rack, space saver rowing, Canberra Rowing clubs, ANU Boat Club racking by SSRS

We shot this video so you can see how […]

By |2019-03-27T14:56:49+10:00April 7th, 2019|Boathouse, Rowing Equipment, Rowing Safety|0 Comments

Redcliffe Dragons get a big lift

Queensland dragon boat club, Redcliffe Dragons got a huge boost when their new electric hoist was installed by Space Saver Rowing Systems. 

The club has been growing and so storing more boats becomes a problem when they are as heavy as dragon boats.  Thankfully the solution was easy!

Electric boat hoist

When the club started researching now […]

By |2019-03-27T14:43:27+10:00March 27th, 2019|Dragon Boats|0 Comments

Sydney’s love affair with rowing

The UTS Haberfield is one of our prime showcase Space Saver Rowing Systems racking installations in New South Wales, Australia.  This rebuilt boat house reaches out over the water and comprises a boat shed downstairs and an elegant restaurant and club room upstairs.

Its delightful setting and modern architectural lines led Row360 Magazine to do a […]

By |2019-03-06T11:12:29+10:00March 6th, 2019|Boathouse, Case Studies|0 Comments

Doug reveals the plan behind the oar bracket

Douglas Lumsden was the guest on the RowingChat podcast episode last month.

In the discussion with Rebecca Caroe he revealed how he first got the idea that boathouse storage was an issue for many clubs.  Doug’s background in sheet metal working allowed him to fast-track the design and development of the iconic Space Saver Oar […]

By |2019-02-13T14:40:35+10:00February 13th, 2019|Douglas Lumsden|0 Comments

Boathouse Working Bee

Our club decided that the boathouse was looking shabby, the gear was not well cared for and we were frankly embarrassed to greet visitors.

Time for action – our training group decided to run a working bee every Wednesday from 5.30 – 6.30 pm until all the jobs we wanted doing were complete.

By |2018-10-26T14:35:25+10:00October 26th, 2018|Boathouse, Rowing Club Management, Rowing tips|0 Comments

5 tips for boathouse storage

World Rowing recently ran an article with 5 tips for making the most of boathouse storage.   And although we are delighted to read a mainstream article about our area of specialism, we really feel that they missed out on some obvious ones.

World Rowing’s tips for shed storage

  1. Sling small boat shells from the ceiling
  2. Double […]
By |2018-09-24T12:40:30+10:00September 24th, 2018|Boathouse, Rowing tips|0 Comments
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