New rower

Look here first for answers to common questions
Post Reply
Posts: 2
Joined: April 1st, 2007, 4:52 pm

New rower

Post by netwitt » April 1st, 2007, 4:59 pm


Just got my Concept II last week, and I'm lovin' it. My queston is, on the DVD that came with it (with the 4 rowers), they mention a 'score' a couple of times (2.5, etc), and bringing it down as you improve.

I haven't figured out where on the readout that is... if it's there. Does it show on the display, or is this something we need to calculate?

I've got the Model D with PM3.

User avatar
Posts: 49
Joined: March 19th, 2007, 9:18 pm
Location: Virginia, US

Post by corpsrower » April 1st, 2007, 7:40 pm

You might be talking about 2k which case that is the time to row a 2000 meter piece.
500M 1.32.3 - 2k 6:56.5 - 5k 18:49 - 6k 22:34.8

VT Crew - Varsity Lightweight

20M, 5'11" 157lbs

2k Poster
Posts: 433
Joined: March 16th, 2006, 12:02 pm
Location: So. California

Post by Alissa » April 1st, 2007, 11:46 pm

I'm guessing that they were talking about pace/500 meters (that is, the amount of time it would take to go 500 meters in the sort of boat modeled in the PM3). If you're looking at pace/500 meters (which is one of the display options on your PM3), then bringing the pace down represents a faster pace. The PM3 can show both current pace & average pace. A lower number would be better on either of them.

Other things displayed include distance, speed, calories & watts (where higher would be faster).



Post Reply