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My 310000m at the Fall Team Challenge 2022

My 310000m at the Fall Team Challenge 2022

I was not built for speed but maybe I deserve a medal for endurance. Very pleased to report that I did 310195m at the Fall Team Challenge 2022. A few years ago my friend Daniel Kendall a pro in erg rowing introduced me to the Fall Team Challenge in which I have participated ever since. …

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42195m - My First Full Marathon on the Rower

42195m – My First Full Marathon on the Rower

Years ago I enjoyed marathon running and ultra marathons. I never thought I would do a full marathon on a rower but I needed the distance for the Fall Team Challenge 2022. I would like to thank all my friends for their encouragement along the way. Last year the Fall Team Challenge was luke warm …

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Dog Days of Summer Challenge 2022

Dog Days of Summer Challenge 2022 – Done and Dusted

This afternoon I did my 20,000 meters rowing to complete the Dog Days of Summer Challenge. This challenge is hosted yearly August 1- 28. For the Dog Days Challenge one has to do a 10,000m on week 1; 20,000m on week 2; 30,000m on week 3 and 40,000m on week 4. It always amazes me: …

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My First Half Marathon on the Rower this Year

My First Half Marathon on the Rower – 2022

I did a 10,000 m in prepartion for the Fall Team Challenge September 15 – October 15, when by chance I noticed that the 10,000m had been added by default to the Dog Days of Summer Challenge August 1- August 28. Well… why not continue? For the Dog Days Chalenge one has to do a …

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Mohamed Sbihi has set a new British 2km Record in Lockdown

Mohamed Sbihi has set a new British 2km Record in Lockdown

Moe has set a new GB Rowing Team record after teammate Tom George broke the 5:40 barrier. Read on…

2019 Top 10: ‘FitandFunNow’ Most Popular Posts of the Year

Ladies and Gentlemen, the 10 most viewed Posts in 2019 were: 10. What Are Basal and Squamous Cell Skin Cancers? 9. 21 Sit-Ups you Won’t Totally Hate 8. Sunday Morning Hike Klipriviersberg Johannesburg – 3 November 2019 7. How To Meal Prep For The Entire Week – Bodybuilding Shredding Diet Meal Plan For Men and …

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8 Tidbits To Get Much More Results From Training

8 Tidbits To Get Much More Results From Training

James Ruckert 1) Expand your horizons and seek out those better than you.  It’s so easy to enjoy being a big fish in a small pond. The only reason we hate jumping into a larger pond and being smaller is our old foe, the ego. I never see competition as a bad thing, if anything it’s …

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Concept2 Myths Busted

Myth #1: Rowing is only an upper body workout. Rowing involves every large muscle group in the body. The legs are the primary driver on each stroke, followed by the core and finishing with the arms. The sliding seat allows the athlete to horizontally “jump” on each stroke, using the large muscles of the legs. Rowing is …

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Graham Benton answers your indoor rowing questions

Graham Benton answers your indoor rowing questions

Indoor rowing pro Graham Benton took over the British Rowing Instagram account to answer your questions. Graham Benton competing at BRIC 2016 (Naomi Baker) Indoor rowing pro Graham Benton answered all your indoor rowing questions from race day tips to over-training. Here are some highlights: Training Is steady state the best way to get faster? “I believe …

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This Skinny Jeans Workout Will Build Slim, Sexy Legs

These easy exercises will reward you with a flat stomach, tight butt and slim thighs so you can rock a pair of skinny jeans with total confidence.Carrying extra weight on your thighs? That could point to a dependence on steady state cardio. To lean out your legs, you need to supplement your slow-and-steady routine with …

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