There might only be two kinds of rowers in the world: those who have slept through morning practice, and those who will sleep through it,someday. Getting up for a morning practice outing is always a hard grind, and there is no end of distractions, good and bad, that keep weary rowers from actually turning in a […]
Rowing is a fun sport – but as my first coach said “remember the water is safe, until you forget that it’s dangerous.”
Fun training zootie
And so running a fun rowing club involves having some key building blocks that ensure it stays fun for members.
- Safety guidelines […]
It is always nice to get a “thank you” from a happy customer. Let us share this from the President of Black Mountain Rowing Club. They bought Sweep Oar Brackets and Sculling Oar Brackets.
Space Saver Oar brackets have significantly reduced the space required for oar storage […]
Alison Creagh is the Australian Defence Force Kings Cup Team Manager and she is leading the squad to compete at Henley Royal Regatta later in July. She is on the right of this picture.
We started selecting in October last […]
Alison Creagh is the Australian Defence Force Kings Cup Team Manager and she is leading the squad to compete at Henley Royal Regatta later in July. She kindly agreed to speak to SSRS.
Brigadier Alison Creagh ADF Rowing
Rowing in the Aussie Military
Within the Australian armed forces […]
We get asked a lot about best ways to lay out the boat racks for a rowing boathouse. It’s a complex subject.
If you have the luxury of a very large building with few obstacles like Andover Crew – you can just have a row of parallel racks aligned with boathouse shed doorways. Easy.
It’s so nice to get an acknowledgement of a job well-done. That today (it’s Friday and we’re looking forward to the weekend) so I’m going to slap myself on my back and share the letter we just got from Australian Capital Territory Rowing’s Chief Executive.
Dragon boats use Connect a Dock pontoons which make us glad
Space Saver was delighted to catch these photos of Dragon Boats training on our local lake and using the Connect-A-Dock pontoons we installed.
Don’t they look great?
Three 4m x 15m pontoons were constructed and ready for anchoring in only 4 hours. The club members helped […]
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 […]