The erg test – a survivor’s tale

The erg test – a survivor’s tale

It looked like the scene of a bloodless massacre. Eight bodies lying in the rowing club gym  – some motionless and slumped over, others sprawled on the floor. But look! On closer inspection, it appeared that some were gasping for breath, and the occasional...

Headphones for rowers? Are you serious?

So Sony have introduced headphones for rowers, as demonstrated in this (admittedly quite cool) video: I have to say I think this is one of the craziest ideas I’ve heard in a long time. I suppose, in the interests of balance, I should acknowledge that even at the...