First Degree FItness Pacific Challenge AR Rowing MachineThe First Degree Fitness Pacific Challenge AR Fluid Rower looks like a cross between a tank and rowing machine!

The Pacific Challenge AR is part of First Degree’s ‘Horizontal Series’ of rowing machines.

This series is for ‘home rowers’, which are slightly lower cost and more compact.

Although slightly lower cost and more compact, the Pacific AR still provides the same great resistance and smooth rowing stroke as the larger, more expensive models. Read the rest of this entry

WaterRower Club ReviewThe WaterRower Club Rowing Machine in Ash Wood is another fine addition to the WaterRower collection.

Like the other WaterRower models, it provides an ultra-smooth rowing motion that mimics the feeling of rowing on water.

It also provides a top of the line performance monitor and unmatched build quality.

This model is very similar to the WaterRower ‘Natural’, but the ‘Club’ is designed for heavy-duty use in commercial gyms and rehabilitation clinics. Read the rest of this entry

Concept2 Model D ReviewWith over 100 listed rowers on Amazon, the Concept2 Model D Rowing Machine outshines them all!

While in the higher price range, the old saying, “you get what you pay for” isn’t just a cliche.

The commercial grade ‘Concept2 Model D’ is virtually indestructible and is tough enough to be used in health clubs, boathouses, and various training facilities around the world. Read the rest of this entry

Bladez Fitness Cascade RowerThe Bladez Fitness Cascade Rower is an excellent blend of price and quality.

Manufactured by a leader in the home fitness equipment industry, Bladez Fitness delivers an affordable, high-quality magnetic rowing machine.

With 16 levels of adjustable resistance, this rowing machine is guaranteed to have you losing weight and toning muscles with a tough full-body workout. Read the rest of this entry

Sole SR500 Rower reviewThe Sole SR500 Rower is the only rowing machine manufactured by SOLE Fitness.

SOLE is known for making high quality treadmills and ellipticals but have been trying break into the rowing machine market.

I feel they have been successful with the release of the SR500 Rowing Machine.

It provides excellent dual resistance technology with great build quality and comfort. Read the rest of this entry

Velocity Exercise Vantage Programmable Rower ReviewLooking for strong resistance? Then look no further than the Velocity Exercise Vantage Programmable Rower.

This dual air & magnetic resistance combination offers a smooth strong rowing stroke for all ages & fitness levels.

Receive a full-body workout that burns calories and is low-impact!

Complete with 16 levels of adjustable magnetic resistance and a multi-function monitor, this rowing machine offers a lot of great features. 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

Waterrower Oxbridge Rowing MachineThis WaterRower Oxbridge Rowing Machine review showcases how truly stunning this machine is!

Coming from WaterRowers premium level Designer Series,  it is a perfect mix of style and functionality.

Handcrafted from solid cherry wood with a Danish oil finish and made with premium materials, this rower is truly a work of art. Read the rest of this entry

Lifecore R100 Commercial Rowing Machine ReviewThe Lifecore R100 Commercial Rowing Machine is a perfect blend of two of the best resistance types!

It is the only commercial-grade rowing machine to have both air and magnetic resistance so there’s always a smooth and consistent motion throughout the entire rowing stroke.

It provides 16 levels of adjustable resistance controlled by a blue/green backlit multifunctional performance monitor with built-in heart rate receiver (wireless chest strap is included).

Now get ready for this, it also comes with a lifetime warranty on the frame, whether it’s used for home or commercial use!

If that’s not enough for you, the R100 is the Winner of the 2013 Head of the Class Award from Fitness Professor Review.  Read the rest of this entry

Kettler Kadett Outigger Style Rower Rowing MachineWhat do you get when you combine an outrigger-style rowing machine and German engineering?

You get one of the best rowers in its class, the Kettler Kadett Rowing Machine.

Users rave that all you have to do is “close your eyes” and you will feel like you’re rowing on water!

The Kadett is a hydraulic piston rower that provides 12 different levels of adjustable resistance, making it ideal for people of all fitness levels. Read the rest of this entry