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Indoor rower - Wikipedia


An indoor rower, or rowing machine, is a machine used to simulate the action of watercraft rowing for the purpose of exercise or training for rowing. Indoor ...

The History of Rowing Machines – Indoor Rowing Comes of Age


A brief history of rowing machines from the early 1900s to the 1980s when indoor rowers began to show a variety of refinements in design, to modern 21st ...

Timeline | Concept2


1990: The majority of crews are now rowing with Concept2 oars world wide. ... December 2010: Concept2 launches the Dynamic Indoor Rower, a machine that  ...

What is an Erg? by Judy Geer - CrossFit Journal


Aug 1, 2008 ... You may have noticed that the Concept2 indoor rower is often referred ... of Concept2, as they developed their first commercial rowing machine.

RowHist-Equipment - Friends of Rowing History


1841, and his claim of "Inventor of the Outrigger" has withstood the test of time. ..... Rowing machines have been in use since at least the mid-19th century.

Urban Dictionary: erg


The ultimate torture machine used to simulate rowing with a sliding seat. v. to use .... Quite possibly, the worst invention that has ever been placed on this earth.

Rowing machine comparison - Rowperfect


Competitive comparison – fixed v dynamic rowing machines ... Every rowing machine hitherto invented has behaved like a boat which is tied to the wharf.

Patent US641596 - Rowing-machine. - Google Patents


My invention relates to rowing-machines and to that class of machines shown and described in my United States Patent No. 435,934; and the object of my ...

Indoor - worldrowing.com


In 1981, brothers Dick and Peter Dreissigacker created the Concept2 Indoor Rower, which swiftly became the rowing machine of choice worldwide. Several ...

Benefits of Rowing Machine - Arcadia Broadway


Aug 9, 2016 ... Do you want to try rowing machines as part of your exercise? ... the genius who invented the Rowing Machine, building your dream body is now ...

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The History of Indoor Rowing Machines - EscapesWithYou


Jul 27, 2014 ... W.B. Curtis held the first patent for an indoor rowing machine. ... the pressurized gas system was slightly more fluid than the original invention.

Fun Facts about Rowing & Its History - Rowing Machine Reviews


Outdoor rowing has a long history, of course, and indoor rowing machines are older ... Bill Curtis was not only the inventor of the rowing machine, but also an ...

Everybody Hates the Ergometer | Breaking Muscle


Stroke rate and split time are the real keys to being the commander of the rowing machine, versus a victim to the rowing machine. And, they're also the key to ...