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OKC RIVERSPORT Youth Rowing League Prevails Despite Challenges

WATCH VIDEO Every year, the Oklahoma City RIVERSPORT Youth Rowing League hosts its fall championships, with hundreds of students from local schools descending upon the Boathouse District for a 500-meter race under the lights of the world’s only illuminated rowing venue. This fall was only slightly different, making the program [...]

CHEK Upside: Victoria rowboat business sees record year amidst pandemic

Aune and his business partner Marie Hutchinson co-founded Whitehall Rowing and Sail in 1987. Like most businesses in 2020, the boat building company planned for the worst. But amidst the pandemic came an unexpected stroke of good fortune. At 70-years-old, Harold Aune isn’t slowing down. “Don’t tell yourself how old you are, and you’re fine,” [...]

Dive into the Sun

We had an amazing holiday playing in the warm Hawaiian waves and rowing with dolphins!! We sailed with a bunch of friends on the Beach Catamaran 'Malolo'. Cruised the Kona Coast and swam in the Kealakakua Bay! The Oar Board® rower is now enjoyed by owners in over 50 countries. It converts almost any paddle [...]

Olympic Gold Rower Adam Kreek on the Mental Health Benefits of Rowing

Rowing is a sport that is excellent for your physical health and also helps your mental health. Physically speaking it's great for your muscles, it's great for your nervous system, and it's great for your cardiovascular system. It makes you stronger, it makes you fitter and it makes you vibrant, vital and alive. From a [...]

My Adventurous Career With the Oar Board® Rower

Hi, I’m Diana Lesieur and I've been involved with the Oar Board® Rower since day one! I was out on the water testing it before it even had a name and before it even had a sliding rigger and still had a sliding seat. At the time I was working for Whitehall Rowing and Sail, [...]

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