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by joe80
January 3rd, 2021, 2:57 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Congratulations Sub7 for winning their first challenge this season. They also had the largest fleet with twelve boats launched. Germania have the February challenge, Team Oarsome the March and, as a new qualifying team, Te Waka Aotearoa have claimed the April slot. https://i.postimg.cc/26gqtR0T/ctcd...
by joe80
December 27th, 2020, 1:24 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Mercian Nordic Walking team would like the following challenge for January please: 100m 1 min Rest 200m 1 Min Rest 300m 1 Min Rest 400m 1 Min Rest 500m 1 Min Rest 400m 1 Min Rest 300m 1 Min Rest 200m 1 Min Rest 100m Standing start for the first one then rolling Starts. Just post your total time in t...
by joe80
December 2nd, 2020, 12:46 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Congratulations to Garage Athlete for winning a very close battle in last month's challenge. For the third consecutive month, Fitness Matters, with twelve boats launched, had the greatest participation. Mercian Nordic Walkers have the January challenge, Germania the February and Team Oarsome the Mar...
by joe80
November 26th, 2020, 5:46 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Tommy Gee has been in touch to confirm the December challenge. The Gee crew want to show that rowing is an activity for all ages. They have added up the years over seventy of their members and are asking us to row that as a distance in metres. The challenge is 813 metres from a standing start with n...
by joe80
November 2nd, 2020, 12:35 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

October's CTC was a close contest which went in favour of the MAD team. Congratulations. Fitness Matters, with fourteen boats, again filled most places on the virtual river. Gee Crew has the December challenge with Mercian Nordic Walkers and Germania filling the slots for January and February. https...
by joe80
October 3rd, 2020, 4:45 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

EDIT - Please note that Gee Crew have the December challenge. Daft mistake on my part in the previous post.

Regards,
Joe
by joe80
October 2nd, 2020, 10:20 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Congratulations to Germania for winning the September challenge. Fitness Matters launched an impressive eighteen boats on the virtual river. Welcome Te Waka Aoteora; you've made a strong start to your participation in these challenges. As a new team with more than three consecutive months of partici...
by joe80
September 29th, 2020, 9:40 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

The paddypower October challenge is the distance covered in 30 minutes rowing from a stopped flywheel. There are no stroke restrictions.

Regards,
Joe
by joe80
September 28th, 2020, 3:17 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Citroen wrote:
September 28th, 2020, 12:54 pm
Does anyone know what Paddy Power have chosen for October or do I have to attempt to use the defib paddles on my crystal ball?
We'll post the challenge tomorrow.

Regards,
Joe
by joe80
September 1st, 2020, 9:33 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

The August competition was a very close one with four teams within striking distance of each other. Congratulations to MAD for edging across the finishing line in the lead. Fitness Matters and Sub7 tied with twelve boats launched on the virtual river. Future Challengers: October: PaddyPower November...
by joe80
August 5th, 2020, 1:12 pm
Forum: Indoor Rowers
Topic: Shock cord issues (wearing out after 7 weeks)
Replies: 26
Views: 3089

Re: Shock cord issues (wearing out after 7 weeks)

My advice would be to contact Concept2 directly. There's clearly an exceptional problem here.

By way of reference, my model D, purchased in 2006, has coped with 80 million+ metres without the shock cord needing adjustment.

Regards,
Joe
by joe80
August 4th, 2020, 9:13 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

The Germania team has built on its excellent entry into the CTC by winning the July challenge. Herzliche Glückwünsche! Sub7 again floated most boats with ten launched on the virtual river. As new teams with at least three consecutive entries, Mercian Nordic Walkers and Germania may set a challenge B...
by joe80
July 3rd, 2020, 10:23 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

MAD continued their strong start to the season in winning the June challenge. Well done. SUB7 floated the most boats with 13 on the virtual river. Welcome to a new team Firm Fitness. Future Challenges: August - Forum Flyers September - Fitness Matters October - PaddyPower A reminder to new teams tha...
by joe80
June 29th, 2020, 8:20 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Yes, it is the Henly 2112 metres. Not being a twitterati, it took me a good few minutes to find the official description but it may be found here;

https://www.obesemanrowing.org.uk/team-tokyrow/

Regards,
Joe
by joe80
June 3rd, 2020, 12:17 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1296
Views: 281558

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Congratulations to the MAD Team for winning the opening challenge of the new season. Well done Sub7 for launching sixteen crews. Germania entered with a bang, launching three highly-placed boats with the best occupying 2nd place on the leaderboard. #TokyRow have the July challenge, Forum Flyers the ...