Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5623 Air Magnetic Rower ReviewThe Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5623 Air Magnetic Rower is currently the only budget air/magnetic rower on the market.

If you are looking for an inexpensive dual resistance rowing machine, then this is your model!

The SF-RW5623 comes fully equipped with “dynamic response” air resistance and 8 levels of adjustable magnetic tension.

It has a smooth, strong rowing stroke with excellent build quality and comfort.

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ProForm 550R Rower ReviewThe ProForm 550R Rower has a unique design that would look great in any home gym.

ProForm is one of the leading and most innovative fitness companies around and are known for selling great fitness products.

The ProForm 550R Rowing Machine provides users of all ages and fitness levels with a great full-body workout.

It’s low price, great features, and strong build quality make it a great beginner rowing machine. Read the rest of this entry

Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5508 Ultra Tension Magnetic Pro RowerThe Sunny Health & Fitness SF-RW5508 Ultra Tension Magnetic Pro Rower is considered an upgraded model.

But is it actually worth the increase in price?

A lot of time I see “upgrades” that fail to provide anything better at all.

Sometimes the only upgrade seems to be the price tag.  However, this is NOT the case with the SF-RW5508 Ultra Tension Magnetic Pro Rower. Read the rest of this entry

Stamina X Air Rower ReviewWith new upgrades and a fresh paint job, is the Stamina X Air Rower worth the higher price?

The feeling is mixed between consumers and I can see why.

While the Stamina X is a very sleek looking rowing machine that will give you a killer cardiovascular workout, it does have a few drawbacks.

Users love the newly designed pivoting foot pedals but are still frustrated with some ongoing quality issues. Read the rest of this entry

Stamina 1402 ATS Air Rower“All around solid” is how I describe the Stamina 1402 ATS Air Rower.

But is it worth the extra money?

This is the real question that must be answered.

Stamina has built many mid-market rowing machines that are all very similar and great quality. Read the rest of this entry

Stamina 35-1405 ATS Air Rower ReviewThis Stamina 35-1405 ATS Air Rower Review dives into all the pros and cons and will help you decide if this is the right rowing machine for you!

Many users have said this is an excellent home rowing machine and it has even been compared to the Concept2 Model D.

However, there is a big split on the last statement!

Some users say it is a great discount rower while others say it has its fair share of issues. Read the rest of this entry

ProForm 440R RowerThe ProForm 440R Rower is a great beginner rower that is versatile and well built for it’s low price.

Being a magnetic resistance rower makes it quiet and it’s space saving design makes it a great rowing machine for apartments and close living quarters.

It is also designed for dual action strength training by utilizing ProForm’s low pulley station design.

This design enables you to do more workouts than just rowing such as squats, bicep curls, tricep extensions and more!

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HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Scull Rowing Machine ReviewThe HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Scull Rowing Machine (RX-SPT) is a hydraulic piston rower that gives you the genuine feel of rowing outdoors on water.

Complete with a compact, sturdy steel design, this rower provides  12 levels of adjustable resistance.

It also comes equipped with a performance monitor that tracks important fitness data such as workout time, stroke count, and calories burned.

This rowing machine was one of the toughest ones I reviewed to date.  Overall, different sources give it a good rating, but when I spent several hours to wade through the comments from different sources there were some obvious issues that can’t go ignored and undocumented.  Read the rest of this entry

Kettler FavoritThe Kettler Favorit Rowing Machine is not your average, run of the mill, hydraulic piston rower.

It’s a little pricier compared to its piston resistance counterparts, but it’s manufactured in Germany and the Germans know a thing or two about making high-quality products (does Mercedes ring a bell).

If you’re not convinced this rower is durable, the manufacturer must believe so because they offer a lifetime warranty on the frame!

Most rowing machine manufacturers only offer 2-5 year warranties.  Read the rest of this entry

Lifespan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine ReviewThe LifeSpan Fitness RW1000 Rowing Machine is a super quiet rowing machine with a strong build quality.

Plus it won’t break the bank!

It’s a magnetic resistance rower with multiple levels of resistance that make it suitable for people of all fitness levels.

Equipped with a long seat rail makes it ideal for taller people but can also fold up and save plenty of floor space when not in use. Read the rest of this entry