BikeErg World Sprints (6 – 10 July) Coming Up Soon

The BikeErg World Sprints are a virtual indoor cycling championships modeled after the successful SkiErg World Sprints.

When and Where

The BikeErg World Sprints takes place between July 6-10, 2022. This is a virtual race that can take place anywhere in the world, all you need is a BikeErg!

The Details

  • Complete a single workout of exactly 4000 meters on the Concept2 BikeErg at your club, gym, school or home July 6-10, 2022.
  • Workouts MUST be set up as a single distance 4000m workout (On a PM5: Select Workout > New Workout > Single Distance > set distance to 4000m). Interval workouts, even with zero rest, will not be accepted.
  • If asked to verify the calibration you MUST do so.
  • Individuals should enter their time in their Concept2 Online Logbook by July 11 21:00 GMT (17:00 ET).
  • Events should send their results by email to ranking@concept2.com using the result form below. Results must be emailed by July 11 21:00 GMT (17:00 ET).

Late submissions cannot be accepted. All results MUST be submitted by July 11 21:00 GMT (17:00 ET).

Due to the time required to compile and check race results, final results should be ready by 12 pm GMT on July 12, 2022.

Training

Need some help preparing? Check out our training plan:

If you are interested in it, please find the official website as follows: 

https://log.concept2.com/challenges/bikeerg-sprints

2022 Hong Kong Rowing Virtual Indoor Championships (7 Mar – 6 Apr)

In view of the severe pandemic situation across the world, particularly in Hong Kong, the annual Hong Kong Rowing Indoor Championships will be once again in virtual format. This event is suitable for all ages to participate, in which competitors can race at any time, anywhere in the world by simply having access to a Concept2 Indoor Rowing machine.

If you are interested in it, please find the official website as follows: 

http://www.rowing.org.hk/competition/2022hkric/

ErgRace Online: The Next Step for Indoor Racing

Last year, the COVID-19 pandemic saw indoor racing grind to a halt. With race organizers around the world looking for solutions to replace their usual events, virtual racing became a priority project and Concept2 started working on ErgRace Online.

You can find more information on the website:

https://www.concept2.com/service/software/ergrace-online 

RowSport 2021 Hong Kong Rowing Virtual Indoor Championships (6 – 28 March)

The Hong Kong Rowing Indoor Championships is the HKCRA’s biggest Annual Indoor rowing event. There are a large number of participants from different sectors and ages including Universities, Secondary schools, Primary schools, affiliated clubs, business organizations, disciplined services and the general public. The event is suitable for all ages to participate. It not only includes individual and team competitions but also a charity relay race.

We are honored to be invited to be the major sponsor of this event.

Due to the impact of the pandemic, the events will be in Virtual format. Let’s get “Everybody Rows”!

If you are interested in it, please find the official website as follows: http://www.rowing.org.hk/competition/2021hkrvic/

The game has ended successfully. For the result, please refer to the following link from HKCRA: http://www.rowing.org.hk/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/HKRIC2021_Result-with-Uni-Cup-Score-as-at-16.4.2021.pdf

Last Call for Asian Continental Qualifier Event For 2021 World Rowing Virtual Indoor Championships (Admission Deadline: January 14)

The 2021 World Rowing Indoor Championships (WRICH), presented by Concept2, is to be held virtually. The 2021 WRICH Qualification will include two pathways for competitors to earn a place in the WRICH Finals: an Open Qualification pathway and a Continental Qualification pathway.

The Asian Continental Qualifier for 2021 WRICH will also be held virtually, and take place on Sunday, 24 January 2021. Entries are open until Thursday, 14 January 2021 at 23:59:59 HKT (UTC+8).

If you are interested in it, please find the official website as follows: http://www.rowing.org.hk/competition/2021acq/

Sharing from British Rowing: ROW31

We’re kicking off the year with ROW31 – 31 days packed with our favourite indoor rowing content and workouts! Whether you simply want to get a bit more active, get the most out of your rowing machine or join a supportive community of like-minded people, we’ve got you covered.

ROW31 is centred around an interactive, global community for people of all abilities, is completely free to join and takes just 30 seconds to sign up – so look no further for your January rowing motivation!

CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE ROW31 CREW!

Every morning in January you’ll receive a video of the session for that day – which could be anything from an on-machine workout to one of British Rowing’s Workout Wednesday bodyweight sessions, or rest day inspiration like healthy recipe ideas and stretching and mobility routines.

What’s more, once you sign up you’ll be emailed a link to join British Rowing’s ROW31 Crew Facebook group – the perfect place to share how you’re getting on, talk through the day’s session, ask questions and get motivated by people just like you across the world.

If you needed any more reasons to get involved, halfway through the month you’ll also get an exclusive INDOOR membership offer – which comes packed full of training plans, expert insight and advice to help keep up the momentum from a healthy, active January!

Information Sourced from British Rowing Website: https://www.britishrowing.org/indoor-rowing/row31/?utm_source=GRI&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=GRI-30122020&utm_content=article-1

Concept2 Holiday Challenge 2020 (November 26–December 24)

The Holiday Challenge 2020 is an event for participants to row, ski or ride 100k or 200k meters between American Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve and help raise money for one of four great charities.

The Details

  • Row, ski and/or ride 100,000 meters or 200,000 meters from November 26 to 11:59 p.m. December 24.
  • Indoor rower, SkiErg and BikeErg meters only (no on water/on snow meters please). You can combine meters from each machine to reach the challenge goal. Note: BikeErg meters are counted as half when applied to the challenge.
  • Support great causes with your meters! Read about this year’s charities below.
  • This is an individual challenge. Teams are not used for this challenge.
  • The Kids’ Holiday Challenge allows kids (aged 16 and under) to participate at 50,000 meters.
  • Adaptive athletes can choose to participate at the 50k, 100k, or 200k levels.
  • Deadline for entering meters: 11:59 pm GMT (6:59 pm ET), January 4th.

If you are interested in it, please find the Holiday Challenge 2020 official website as follows:

https://log.concept2.com/challenges/holiday

Concept2 Fall Team Challenge (September 15–October 15)

The Fall Team Challenge (FTC), runs every year from September 15–October 15. The Fall Team Challenge is a challenge where team members each individually try to reach either 100,000 meters or 200,000 meters between September 15 and October 15. Meters may be accumulated on a RowErg, SkiErg, BikeErg or a combination of the three. There are free certificates of completion and prizes for purchase (available from our third party vendor). To either start or join a team, visit the Teams page of your logbook. If you’re a member of a team, make sure you confirm your participation in the challenge.

If you are interested in it, please find the FTC Standings from their official website as follows:

https://log.concept2.com/challenges/ftc/2021/teams

Australian Indoor Rowing Championships – Training Programs (Registration for event closes on Sun 25 Oct 2020)

Rowing Australia and its Member Associations have collaboratively developed and adopted a Whole of Sport plan that provides the strategic direction for the entire rowing community. 

Now, they have launched 12-week Australian Indoor Rowing Championships – Training Programs. The programs have been designed for different levels of applicants (Novice, Intermediate and Advanced).

If you are interested in it, please find more details from their official website as follows:

https://rowingaustralia.com.au/about-events/airc-training-programs/?__cf_chl_jschl_tk__=3adec67e0ed806fcbcb7ca406d5b5a79771a9a51-1598501429-0-AdiZxio9g8uftbSNXCqUEzIzfr1hzh9-ucdu2K_mhDAewzONACFLOFway9HF-Hgck0szku0OWlPVBecVD8LGuEJY3T4Etzw3fwczYzGAe1azYwsyEQe2aoQijglhCfTKjRbISOWKbkwZJMEjsMY665M0VF7l16XRBZYDJIl9u6bgZn0DAsM99CZA9xf0yJtWuCfRcYPNJusDeQR4RZ4bP52zjm1H-Lx2b31hZ918uAQvKZT8gRVh1oN_o8_r461RvLMpNAhBzvbeDNslwPi4rP_CgWAZa3dGBjEV04_1vXvY47SmeSOpWZk0ysYbSqLXoRe_S0WN9vvQQm-w6avAaSdjgF5czSZ_rKZ0wRfVrBIYkkawCCYW__JtB2UE9o5Yqg