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

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

Mindfulness in the boathouse

Trendy modern ultra-hip concepts like mindfulness are rooted in careful mental understanding.  That’s all nice to know but can it help us in rowing? 

Mindfulness is described as the practice of raising awareness or paying attention to what is going on in the present moment, without judgement, and with curiosity.

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By |2019-02-01T14:40:44+10:00December 3rd, 2018|Boathouse, Dragon Boats, Rowing Safety|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

Rowing Club Safety in the Winter

For those of us situated in the Southern Hemisphere, winter is well under way. Frosted windscreens, wet weather, but worst of all, those dreaded early mornings when we wake up half-frozen.

As we begrudgingly drag our sleepy selves out of bed and to the boathouse, it’s important that we […]

By |2018-08-09T13:04:01+10:00June 13th, 2018|Boathouse, Care, Rowing Safety|0 Comments

3 Ways To Welcome New Members To Your Rowing Club

Starting anything new can be daunting. When it comes to being the newest member of a rowing club, someone may feel a little out of place amongst all the weathered veterans.

However, the point of a rowing club is for many different people to get together in the spirit of this one […]

By |2018-07-30T09:11:35+10:00May 18th, 2018|Boathouse, Rowing Club Management|0 Comments

Tulsa case study + boathouse spotlight

Space Saver Rowing Systems are all about innovation. The team love tricky boathouse storage problems, because that means we can put our brains to work and conjure up a bespoke solution to maximise the space in your boatshed. This not only ensures your stacking systems are safe, but you can […]

3 tips on waking up early for rowing

When you tell other people you are a rower, they instantly assume many things.

Exhibit A: “I’m a rower.” Response: “Oh, you must have super strong arms!” *cue your biceps being groped without permission*

Exhibit B: “I’m a rower.” Response: “Wow, you must be really fit!” *cue your internal shame because you ate […]

By |2018-04-26T17:35:59+10:00November 7th, 2017|All posts, Boathouse, Rowing tips|0 Comments
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