Category Archives: Biomechanics

NK Empower wireless oarlock rowing power meter review

After announcing they were working on a power meter last year, NK have now released their empower oarlock onto the market bringing a power meter that promises to be accurate, easy to use and – most important of all – … Continue reading

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C2 static watts vs NK Empower Oarlock watts – A personal comparison

Just a short post on some findings using the Empower Oarlock – I am working on a review and I promise I will try and get it out as soon as possible! In testing the gate I had been wanting … Continue reading

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ErgIQ review – connecting your PM5 to your Garmin watch

ErgIQ is an app that has been developed to run in conectIQ – Garmin’s app development software – and let’s you connect your Garmin watch directly to your PM5 monitor to directly record data to your watch for uploading to … Continue reading

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Princeton talk about their rowing tech

Short update for today but an interesting video from Princeton Rowing in the USA talking about the rowing technology they are using The telemetry system being used is the Powerline system by Peach Innovations , and its interesting to hear them … Continue reading

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2016 – Upcoming Rowing Tech

Moving into 2016, this year has the potential for being a very exciting year for rowing technology, with several companies having announced products with an aim to release in 2016. In no particular order: Yepp – the forcegate  Talked about … Continue reading

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Oar Inspired and Rowing Telemetry – What can it do for me?

Recently there was a post on Rowing Related which talked about how technology can help in moving rowing forward which mentioned Oar Inspired as one of the interesting pieces of rowing technology coming, which is something I have talked about … Continue reading

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Oarinspired arrives on kickstarter

Just a short post today to highlight that following what sounded like a successful stand at the Sydney World Cup last weekend that Oarinspired have now put their product onto kickstarter for a final push to get the product onto the … Continue reading

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