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by joe80
October 3rd, 2020, 4:45 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1246
Views: 248303

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: 1246
Views: 248303

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: 1246
Views: 248303

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: 1246
Views: 248303

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: 1246
Views: 248303

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: 10
Views: 1303

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: 1246
Views: 248303

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: 1246
Views: 248303

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: 1246
Views: 248303

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: 1246
Views: 248303

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 ...
by joe80
May 2nd, 2020, 12:59 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1246
Views: 248303

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

Congratulations to Sub7 for winning the final challenge of this CTC season and also floating the largest number of boats last month. Well done MAD team for producing some great performances over the year and finishing on top of the leaderboard in the 2019-20 season. Free Spirits have the June challe...
by joe80
April 5th, 2020, 4:31 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1246
Views: 248303

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

March produced another outstanding performance by the MAD team with the leading boat and the top three individual positions on the leaderboard. Congratulations to them and to Sub7 for launching most boats. The 59 crews completing the course were 20 down in number compared with February. Possibly thi...
by joe80
April 2nd, 2020, 6:27 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Spring VIII Series; Rowers Only?
Replies: 4
Views: 914

Re: Spring VIII Series; Rowers Only?

Thanks Georgie.

Regards,
Joe
by joe80
March 31st, 2020, 4:17 am
Forum: Competition
Topic: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread
Replies: 1246
Views: 248303

Re: Cross Team Challenge - Discussion Thread

To give some context to the April CTC, it was suggested by Gary Curtis during a facebook discussion around three weeks ago. 'Gary Curtis How about this then 3 x 1721m 4 mins rest 5163 meters 3 April. 1721 Robert Walpole became the first Prime Minister of Britain.' A history lesson and a session all ...
by joe80
March 30th, 2020, 3:17 pm
Forum: Competition
Topic: Spring VIII Series; Rowers Only?
Replies: 4
Views: 914

Spring VIII Series; Rowers Only?

It's a positive move by C2 to initiate this competition while most of us are stuck at home. https://www.concept2.com/news/2020-spring-viii-series?fbclid=IwAR1jd4FqPwV_ZPHzLKevap6l2gY2Ob3SmECTrUhSDfNFQsXHIweiHSj4p-A The description seems to point to the use of Rowing ergs only but no mention is made ...