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

Stamina Air Rower 1399 ReviewDo you want an air resistance rowing machine but don’t want to pay $1,000?

Then look no further than the Stamina Air Rower 1399!

You won’t break the bank with this rowing machine and the quality won’t suffer either.

The Stamina Air Rower 1399 has a solid steel frame, comfortable padded seat, multi-function monitor, and is 1/3 the price of high-end air rowers you see in the gym.

Is it really possible that this rowing machine can deliver the same kind of full-body workout you get from the high-end rowers at your local fitness club? Read the rest of this entry

Xterra ERG400 Rower ReviewLooking for an honest Xterra Erg400 Rower review?

Look no further because I breakdown each feature and describe all the pros and cons.

Unfortunately, with the Xterra Erg400 Rowing Machine there may be more cons than pros.

While the ERG400 does have many great features like dual combination resistance and easy-fold storage, it lacks in other important areas like dependability and build quality.

There also seems to be a large number of negative consumer reviews which you can read about in more detail below.

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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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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

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

WaterRower A1 Home Rowing Machine

Like all WaterRower rowing machines, the WaterRower A1 Home Rowing Machine makes you feel like you’re really rowing outdoors on the water.

From the soothing sound of the water to the pure smoothness of the rowing stroke, this rower is built to impress it’s users.

And whether you just want to row casually or get a killer full-body workout, the A1 can easily meet ALL your workout needs. Read the rest of this entry

First Degree FItness Pacific Challenge AR Rowing MachineThe First Degree Fitness Pacific Challenge AR Fluid Rower looks like a damn fitness tank ready to kick your butt!

From First Degree’s ‘Horizontal Series’ of rowing machines, it is a water resistance rower that is fairly compact.

Although more compact than other water resistance rowing machines, it still packs the same kind of punch the other bigger (and pricier) models have.

It has a sturdy design, which is backed by a solid manufacturer’s warranty.  The resistance is suitable for all ages and fitness levels and it provides a very smooth rowing experience.   Read the rest of this entry

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

Like its other WaterRower siblings, it provides a realistic and ultra-smooth rowing motion that’s unmatched by any other and is as durable as a rowing machine can be.

It’s very similar to the ‘Natural’ rower, but the ‘Club’ is designed for heavy-duty use in commercial gyms and rehabilitation clinics.

The WaterRower Club also has additional features to withstand heavier usage such as styled black rails to prevent scuffing and a rosewood finish, which makes it more resistant to soiling.  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