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2017 World Cup Tour Wrap Up

Written by Leah Lassche on July 12th, 2017.      0 comments

With the 2017 World Rowing Cup season done and dusted, we take a look at how the Kiwi crews fared, and what we can all look forward to at the World Championships later in the year...

Weight Loss and Wellness Challenge- WEEK 3 + 4

Written by Samantha on May 15th, 2017.      0 comments

Wow-we, what a couple of weeks that it has been! I got dumped with the flu on my return from Hong Kong and it knocked me for a six. I didn't end up completing any of the workouts for week 3 due to this but I am pleased to tell you all that I made up for last week and completed six workouts this week (week 4).


I think I almost put NZ out of business with the amount of of lemon, honey and ginger I was consuming to try and fight the bug; My absolute go to when my body is feeling under the weather. An important lesson I learnt that week was to really listen to what your body is asking for, and that I did. After I managed to get my way through a Fast and Furious marathon, plenty of hours snoozing, a ton of vitamin C and good food, I was back in shape and ready to conquer week 3+4 nice and strong. 


As the weeks are progressing the workouts are becoming a little more testing, both mentally and physically. I was very keen to get back into week 3’s workouts and it was great to smash out my 2x 20 minute pieces. I felt relieved after I had finished the first workout and couldn't wait for the next session, my body was feeling much better and glad that I had fully recovered! 

Ill be honest, the 40 minute piece was playing on my mind a little bit and automatically felt tense to know that was my next session. It was a cold morning and decided that time would fly by if I was able to kill two birds with one stone with watching the latest episode of my television series as well as completing my workout. It was great and I was very distracted by the tv and before I knew it I had completed my 40 minutes! I finished off the session and episode with stretches and water to ensure that I wouldn't be stiff for tomorrow and nicely hydrated. 

I was able to finish of the rest of the week with a great variety of workouts and during the weekend was lucky enough to head away to the coast where there was a Concept2 overlooking an incredible view of the sea. I have encouraging myself to keep active during my days off with the amount of activity that I have been doing! It was so great on the weekend to enjoy a snippet of New Zealand’s nature and beaches by doing a couple of long walks and bike rides.


Even though the week was a tough one, six workouts done, recovered from the flu I am ready to smash out week 5! Bring it on! I hope everyones journey is going well. Please feel free to contact me at any time!


Weight Loss and Wellness Challenge- WEEK 2

Written by Samantha on May 1st, 2017.      0 comments

Bringing you week 2 of our weight loss and wellness challenge of 2017! Was a great week and totally awesome that I was able to complete the week of training in Hong Kong! Exercise isn't easy and its always great to feel like you have a group of people around you for the support, If you need a little of this then have a read!

Weight Loss and Wellness Challenge- WEEK 1

Written by Samantha on April 24th, 2017.      0 comments

Week 1 is now complete for me and I head into Week 2 of our 24 Week Challenge! Body starting to adapt a little now! 


Sweat, Tears, Trophies... and a whole lot of Fun- Maadi Cup 2017

Written by Samantha Reid on April 10th, 2017.      0 comments

Incredible that it has already been a week that the Maadi Cup for 2017 finished! With crews travelling back to their home towns and back to regular day-to-day life. So here is a little about our week...



Weightloss & Wellness Challenge- 24 Weeks

Written by Samantha Reid on March 6th, 2017.      0 comments

Ready to keep those warm winter pounds off or just want to feel a little better during the cold winter months? We have the solution, and guess what; ITS FREE! With access to a Concept2 rowing machine you are able to participate anywhere in New Zealand; at the gym, at home, with friends or individually. Contact us today to get your free training booklet...