WaterRower A1 Home Rowing Machine ReviewLike all WaterRowers, the WaterRower A1 Home Rowing Machine makes you feel like you’re actually rowing on water!

The soothing sound of water, combined with the smoothness of each rowing stroke, makes the A1 an impressive rower overall.

Whether you are a casual user looking to stay in shape or a fitness enthusiast, the A1 can meet ALL your workout needs! Read the rest of this entry

WaterRower GX ReviewThe “WaterRower GX” – finally a WaterRower that rivals the price of the Concept2 Model D!

A lot of people have wanted to purchase a WaterRower but the cost was just too damn high!

Not anymore!!

This WaterRower GX Home Rowing Machine review will showcase how WaterRower was able to make a more affordable model while still providing one of the most eloquent, well built rowers on the market. Read the rest of this entry

ProRower H2O RX-750 Home Series Rowing MachineThe ProRower H2O RX-750 Home Series Rowing Machine is a water resistance rower that gives you the feeling of actually rowing on water!

However, this water rowing machine won’t break the bank!

It has a sturdy frame that comes with a lifetime manufacturer warranty (this is rare!).

The ProRower H2O RX-750 also comes with a large multi-functional performance monitor and easy storage capabilities. Read the rest of this entry

WaterRower Natural Rowing Machine ReviewThe WaterRower Natural Rowing Machine is one of the most aesthetically pleasing rowers on the market!

Not to mention, one of the best performing as well!

It is part of the “Natural” series of WaterRowers, due to it’s solid Ash Wood and stained Honey Oak construction material.

The S4 performance monitor is also considered top of the line with many advanced features.

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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

Rowing Machine Resistance TypesThe process of finding the right rowing machine can be downright difficult!

Choosing from so many different brands, price ranges, features, and warranties can really give you a headache.

One of the most important things to consider when looking for a rowing machine are the different rowing machine resistance types.

The resistance type can usually determine the cost, monitor functionality, build quality, and size of the rowing machine.

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Rowing Machine House of CardsI’ve finally caved and decided to acknowledge the “House of Cards Rowing Machine.”

Too many readers have asked me questions like, “What is the rowing machine on House of Cards?” or “Is this the Frank Underwood rowing machine?”

Every time I laugh at how such a popular rowing machine became even more popular by being used by a fictitious politician in a drama series.

While at first I snarkily critiqued Kevin Spacey’s form, I then began to enjoy the newfound popularity brought to this piece of exercise equipment and was happy for the success of the brand. Read the rest of this entry

Water vs. Air Rowing MachineOnce a week I get asked, “What is the difference between a water vs. air rowing machine?”

I usually write a long-winded response, so I’ve decided to answer the question once and for all.

Most people can look at a water rower or air rower and describe the basic differences.

However, they won’t be able to describe some of the key similarities and differences that I breakdown in this article.

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First Degree Fitness Newport Challenge AR Water Rowing Machine ReviewThe First Degree Fitness Newport Challenge AR Water Rowing Machine is a great addition to the “Horizontal Series” of rowers.

It’s shiny red color and compact design, makes this rowing machine look ready for a killer workout.

Complete with First Degree Fitness’s “fluid technology”, this rower is made to emulate the feeling and sound of rowing on actual water.

With the “AR” standing for “adjustable resistance”, any user can perfectly adjust the machine to match their skill level. Read the rest of this entry