Category: Concept2

Fifteen-thousand meters in a go

Date Dist Time Pace 12/13/2015 5,000m 28:45.6 02:52.5 12/13/2015 10,000m 08:22.1 03:25.1         Happy to say that I was able to knock out 15,000 meters today. One 10,000 meter set and then a 5,000 meter set.  And since Divergent and The Divergent Series: Insurgent were both “free” on HBO GO, I rowed through one […]

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Getting my Concept2 groove on towards 200km

  Date Distance Time Pace 12/12/2015 10,000m 03:45.6 03:11.2 I’m just procrastinating until I have to jump back on the erg to cover another stationary 10km on my Model C Concept2 Indoor Rower en route to making it to 200km by midnight Christmas Eve. Last night I covered 10km so I am up to 91,643 […]

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Catching up with the Concept2 Holiday Challenge

Date Distance Time Pace 12/11/2015 5,000m 29:21.9 02:56.1 12/11/2015 5,660m 31:15.2 02:45.6 Today was a good day because I pulled harder than I usually do. Because I am getting stronger. 10,660 total meters over two workouts, one after the other, actually. So, I am up to 81,643 meters of the 200,000 meters I aspire to hit […]

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Rowing with ryan reynolds

Come hell or high water

Date Time Dist Pace  Watts Cal/Hr 12/11/2015 1:00 28:53.7 5055 02:51.4 69 537 12/11/2015 0:03 34:00.7 5985 02:50.4 71 544 12/9/2015 23:10 26:23.6 4843 02:43.4 80 575 12/9/2015 22:24 39:09.5 6877 02:50.8 70 541 12/9/2015 0:05 13:22.6 2387 02:48.1 74 554 12/8/2015 23:28 51:38.1 8888 02:54.2 66 527 12/5/2015 16:52 21:27.6 3958 02:42.6 81 578 […]

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Took me two weeks to get my erg on

Date Distance Time Pace 12/9/2015 4,843m 26:23.6 02:43.4 12/9/2015 6,877m 39:09.5 02:50.8 12/9/2015 2,387m 13:22.6 02:48.1 12/8/2015 8,888m 51:38.1 02:54.2 12/5/2015 3,958m 21:27.6 02:42.6 12/5/2015 6,368m 36:49.0 02:53.4 12/2/2015 8,987m 49:37.9 02:45.6 12/1/2015 7,593m 43:22.0 02:51.3 11/29/2015 10,042m 58:53.3 02:55.9 Well, it’s only taken two weeks for me to get my row on and get […]

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ColorfulJLRacingRowingTrou

Slowly but don’t call me Shirley

Date Distance Time Pace 12/9/2015 2,387m 13:22.6 02:48.1 12/8/2015 8,888m 51:38.1 02:54.2 12/5/2015 3,958m 21:27.6 02:42.6 12/5/2015 6,368m 36:49.0 02:53.4 12/2/2015 8,987m 49:37.9 02:45.6 12/1/2015 7,593m 43:22.0 02:51.3 11/29/2015 10,042m 58:53.3 02:55.9 Missed a couple more days and only got in 11,275 meters just now, around midnight (so it’s noted as happening on December 9th, Wednesday). […]

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Concept2 Model C with Red Saucony Jazz Trainers

Slow, slow, slow I row gently on the erg

Date Time Distance Type 12/05/15 21:27.6 3,958m Indoor Rower 12/05/15 36:49.0 6,368m Indoor Rower 12/02/15 49:37.9 8,987m Indoor Rower 12/01/15 43:22.0 7,593m Indoor Rower 11/29/15 58:53.3 10,042m Indoor Rower It’s already December 5th, 2015, and I am only 36,948 meters in towards the 200 kilometers that I fully intend to collect between first thing 26 […]

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Concept2 Model C PM3

Day 7 of my Holiday Challenge

Still working on ramping up but after a week, I have only amassed 26,622 meters so far.  I need to start doing 10,000+ days in order to make sure I’m well over 200,000 meters by midnight on Christmas Eve. Wish me luck!   Date Time Distance Type 12/02/15 49:37.9 8,987m Indoor Rower 12/01/15 43:22.0 7,593m Indoor […]

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Concept2 Model C PM3

My Day 1 of the Holiday Challenge

While the 2015 Concept2 Holiday Challenge started at midnight the moment the calendar ticked over to November 26, I didn’t get on the seat until an hour ago, then I put in a slow 10k towards the 200k I need to log between now and midnight Christmas Eve: 23:59:59.   Well, more accurately, 10,042 meters, tonight, in 58:53.3. […]

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Chris Abraham participating in the 2015 Concept2 Holiday Challenge

Getting Psyched for Concept2’s Holiday Challenge

Starting tomorrow, I’ll endeavor to row 200,000 meters on my Concept2 between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve. It’s called the 2015 Concept2 Holiday Challenge.  So, over the course of those 29-days, I’ll have to average 6,896.55172414 meters/day in order to end up with 200k meters come midnight of December 24. I have been using every excuse in the […]

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