Category Archives: Gadgets

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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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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New Kickstarter – Ergstick – Automatically record your C2 scores

The Concept 2 ergo has been the standard on land training kit for rowers for a number of years now with the Performance Monitor (PM) being its most useful part as it translates the effort that you put into every … Continue reading

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Nielsen Kellerman Speedcoach GPS model 2.0 review

As mentioned back in January, Nielsen-Kellerman have now released their new Speedcoach GPS model 2 which allows you to set up workouts on the unit and, more importantly, also released their Link PC software which allows you to download your … Continue reading

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NK release an updated model of their GPS Speedcoach – The Speedcoach GPS2

This month NK have released an updated model of their GPS Speedcoach, the Speedcoach GPS2. From the outside, not much appears to have changed. The case and the screen are both the same so the two models do appear very … Continue reading

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