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  • RowingPad Remembers the Late Larry Gluckman

    RowingPad Remembers the Late Larry Gluckman

    On March 30, 2021, the world and the rowing community lost one of its brightest guiding lights when Larry Gluckman passed, at age 74. An accomplished oarsman and one of the sport’s most revered coaches, Larry was a three-time U.S. National Team member. Coach Gluckman was involved with rowing programs at Columbia, Northeastern, Princeton, Dartmouth, […]

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  • Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day 2021: Upcoming Regattas, Rowing Programs, and More

    Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day 2021: Upcoming Regattas, Rowing Programs, and More

    Our annual Father’s Day listing of great races to head to with your dad this summer is back for 2021! This year we’ve included current information about favorite annual regattas along with a few new ways to share in the excitement of rowing with the guy who raised you. We may be (just a bit) […]

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  • National Learn to Row Day 2021 Is June 5: Visit Your Local Boat Club

    National Learn to Row Day 2021 Is June 5: Visit Your Local Boat Club

    Saturday, June 5, 2021, marks the 20th annual celebration of National Learn to Row Day, an occasion sponsored by U.S. Rowing in an effort to introduce the wonderful, rewarding sport of rowing to people of all ages and fitness levels. Though last year’s #NLTRD offerings were understandably limited, this year organizers are dialing up the […]

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  • The Benefits of Using an Erg Seat Cushion

    The Benefits of Using an Erg Seat Cushion

    Rowing machine newbie or veteran rower, there comes a time for all ergometer users when that hard seat has become the rear end’s worst nightmare.  That means it is also time to invest in an erg seat cushion. Beyond the pure comfort factor, using a seat pad for your rowing machine benefits both your body […]

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  • 10 Rowing Instagram Accounts We Love

    10 Rowing Instagram Accounts We Love

    If the past seven or so months have taught us anything, it’s the power of social media platforms to keep us engaged in the things we feel passionate about. The disappointment we all initially felt about lost training partners and racing seasons has been greatly reduced precisely because it is a feeling shared among so […]

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  • Labor Day Free Shipping!

    Labor Day Free Shipping!

    Celebrate Labor Day with Free Shipping! Has this strange but beautiful summer finally come to its end? Indeed it has, and that means fall rowing season is upon us. While it will look vastly different this year, at RowingPad, we still feel there is plenty to celebrate as September unfolds. Excellent, safe programming from local […]

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  • How to Use Our Non-Slip Boat Pad RowingPad Collection

    How to Use Our Non-Slip Boat Pad RowingPad Collection

    How to Use Our Non-Slip Boat Pad Collection It’s been just more than a year since we launched our RowingPad product line featuring non-slip technology, and the response has been exceptional. Available with the 10MM, 20MM, and now 30MM Boat Pad or as a peel-and-stick add-on to your current RowingPad boat pad, our Non-Slip Technology adds a […]

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  • Stock Up for Summer Savings!

    Stock Up for Summer Savings!

    Stock Up for Summer Savings! Despite the interruptions and restrictions of Covid-19, the long, warm days of summer are here and the rowing community is taking advantage however we can. Sculling down the Merrimack (one of our favorite local New Hampshire rivers). Dragging the rowing machine outside to sweat it out in the fresh air. […]

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