Managing Your Rowing Fleet: Boat Rosters
Keeping track of your club members is one thing, but keeping track of your gear is another. And it’s incredibly important! You know as well as we do that rowing gear is expensive and when lost or damaged can be difficult for clubs to handle. Solution? Rostering! This week we’re talking about Boat Rosters and how to integrate them into your club (or improve on them). What is a boat roster? A boat roster is a scheduled list of who is using what
Boat Rosters – Who Uses What & When
Keeping track of your club members is one thing, but keeping track of your gear is another. And it’s incredibly important! You know as well as we do that rowing gear is expensive, and when lost or damaged it can be difficult for clubs to handle. Solution? Rostering! This week we’re talking about Boat Rosters and how to integrate them into your club (or improve on them). What is a boat roster? A boat roster is a scheduled list of who is using
Win An Oar Bracket!
You could win a revolutionary SSRS oar bracket for your boathouse this month, all for giving us a helping hand. How do I enter? Long story short, we're looking for a new boathouse to work with, and we know our readers have their fingers on the pulse of the boathouse world. If you can get us in touch with a new boathouse contact that turns into a working relationship, we'll hand over to you a free SSRS oar bracket to use in your
New For You On Our Store – Magnetic Strips for Boathouses!
Looking to label up your boathouse but keep it looking sharp? Well we're now stocking magnetic strips that're perfect for your Rowing Club! Cleaner, better boathouses Sticky labels can look nasty and cause a mess, especially when you need to change what's written on them. With magnetic labels you get: Maneuverability (re-position to look clean) Re-usability (rub off and rewrite) Simplicity (lift and place) and if you're in need of more in a pinch, you can easily cut a magnetic label into two! They're feature-full, functional and
How to organise your Rowing Club fundraising in 2015
Failing to plan means planning to fail, and rowing clubs are no exception. Need to raise funds to achieve your goals as a club? Well let's get to it! At the end of this we'll give you two downloadable documents to help you plan your year. But first, some research
Making Your Rowing Club Boathouse A Home
Your rowing club's boathouse should be a place where people love to spend their time and enjoy the sport of rowing while supporting your club and its activities. We looked at what turns a rowing club boathouse into a home for rowing lovers and their supporters alike, and came up with these 4 core ideas
Methodist Ladies College Now Fitted With Space Saver Rowing Gear
Methodist Ladies College (MLC) in Melbourne, Australia have had their boathouse kitted out with some space saving gear from us! Here's what their rowing shed looks like now Cleaner, easier and more accessible rowing for all! We had a fantastic time fitting this shed out and it looks fantastic. I'm sure you can spot our Wing Rigger Racks, Oar Brackets and Boat Storage Sliding Arms. Join them and
End 2014 with some rowing club fundraising!
While we're sad to see the 2014 year go, it certainly is a great excuse to throw on a big event and earn some extra dollar for your rowing club. You're with Space Saver Rowing Systems and this is the December 2014 Rowing Club Fundraising post: Row To Santa Challenge Here's an interesting idea - calculate the distance from your rowing club to the north pole and run a "row to santa" erg-a-thon, where a team of rowers join forces to row
Modernizing Your Boathouse
Some boathouses just aren't with the times. It's not all about technology though, it's about adapting a boathouse to be better at doing what it needs to! An old boathouse tends to be slippery, damage gear easily, are hard to navigate, regularly lead to stored items being lost or stolen, and are open to any number of mishaps to those that use it. To us, this is unacceptable! So we're here to help you modernize your boathouse with the new tips