Category: Indoor Rowing

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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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 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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dog days of summer rowing

Joining the Concept2 Dogs Days of Summer challenge

I own a Concept2 Indoor Rower that collects too much dust. As part of my intentional movement towards fitness and health I will be participating in the Dog Days of Summer challenge this year. The Dog Days of Summer runs from August 1–28 and features a different total distance goal each week. I feel pretty confident […]

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