There is often a substantial opportunity cost associated with removing conventional wing riggers in order to maximize the storage space in the boathouse. Many athletes and crews will argue the time taken to dismantle each boat after the session comes at a high price for the amount of space gained.
Although we are totally biased with regard to who has the best rowing storage solutions, we wanted to know how other clubs manage their boathouse oar storage. Aside from such a diverse range of methods, we discovered some particularly innovative solutions from within our community.
We prefer to store our oars vertically. You can […]
This week, the team at Rowperfect had a chance to catch up with the founder and director of Space Saver Rowing Systems (SSRS), Douglas Lumsden. He shared with us what has been happening recently with SSRS, as well as reflecting back on where the company has come from and what the future holds for […]
It’s your first time running a maintenance check on your shell, but you are new to rowing and don’t quite understand what everything is, or does yet. Let Space Saver teach you rowing boat maintenance in our simple guide.
The coach isn’t expecting you to pull the boat apart and rebuild it brand new, but you […]
When was the last time you ran a routine check on some of the lesser components of your rowing equipment? Chances are, too long ago. It is easy to overlook the small things when attention focuses towards the larger issues in the club, such as repairing broken shells or purchasing new boats.
That is all fair […]
If your rowing club has any number of wing rigger boats, you’ll be familiar with the struggle of fitting multiple boats into the available boathouse space. If you use quick-release wing riggers and put two singles or doubles on a rack, then storing the riggers is your new problem. Their burly dimensions make them challenging to store efficiently, […]
Are we there yet??
That is the second worst question you can ask on a trailer drive, the first is “What state do you think the other half of the boat is in?”. Some reading this may have plentiful experience in driving large things long distances and on winding roads, and some may be reading this […]
Does this look familiar?
Is your boat shed so jammed full of equipment that you can’t actually move inside it?
Do you struggle find the right equipment when you need it?
Don’t worry, we’re sure you’re not alone.When your club boat shed houses 40+ […]