Crossfitters may be tough, but mother nature always wins…

It’s been a rough summer here in New Jersey – a week of triple-digit heat, floods, an ?earthquake?, and now Hurricane Irene.  Lots of anti-rowing things happening, so Crossfit has been my salvation.  Now I am both happy and sad to report that the original Crossfit Ignite has been done in by the flooding from … More Crossfitters may be tough, but mother nature always wins…

Yes, Petaluma really is an “Eden for Rowing”

Thanks to row2k.com for a link to this article in the Sonoma County Press-Democrat about rowing in Petaluma, California.  I rowed there for about 10 years, did the original website for North Bay Rowing Club, and can testify that it really is an ideal, and often overlooked, place to row.  The first thing you need … More Yes, Petaluma really is an “Eden for Rowing”

Probably no rowing for a week or more in New Jersey

Irene is “past” although actually we are getting stronger wind gusts on the tail end than we got during the storm (50+ mph).  The Passaic River is forecast to reach record flood levels, but that usually takes 2-3 days to happen.  Judging from these pics we won’t be getting on the water anytime soon.   … More Probably no rowing for a week or more in New Jersey