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Advance Praise for Row Daily "This book has the potential to change and lengthen your active life.
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Advance Praise for Row Daily "This book has the potential to change and lengthen your active life." -Jo A. Hannafin, MD ". . . shows the way to improve your fitness and quality of life through rowing." - Marlene Royle, OTR "I use the principles in this book to help train people to become Navy SEALS; you can use them to improve your fitness at your own pace, whatever that may be." -Michael Caviston, MS (Kinesiology) "A 'golden gateway' to the sport of rowing for those who know nothing about it and a demonstration of how easily you can find better health and a better life through rowing!" -Victoria Draper, Founder/CEO, Rowbics
Whether you are attracted by the weight-loss benefits of the rowing machine or using it to coach cross-training athletes, this book will help you get the best from each session while, crucially, remaining injury-free.
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Indoor rowing machines (or ergometers) were once used only by outdoor rowers during their winter training. Over the last twenty years however the benefits of indoor rowing have attracted more and more users, and now every gym comes with one as standard. It's also a sport in its own right, with competitions ranging from school leagues to the European and World Championships.The Complete Guide to Indoor Rowing is the first comprehensive book to focus on this unique form of strength-endurance training. Clearly illustrated in full colour and packed with information, training plans, tips and techniques, it is suitable for serious athletes, outdoor rowers and regular gym users alike, and is a must for health professionals and coaches. Whether you are attracted by the weight-loss benefits of the rowing machine or using it to coach cross-training athletes, this book will help you get the best from each session while, crucially, remaining injury-free.
Set a Goal—Track Your Progress D.P. Ordway ... You will learn about the machine, how to row efficiently, and more ways to use the machine effectively for your own health and fitness. ... If you took a learn-to-row class on the water, you may find that an indoor rowing class can help answer your questions about the stroke ...
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Experts agree that if you set a goal and track your progress, you’ll succeed where others fail. Regular, moderate exercise is generally recognized as the closest thing to a fountain of youth, and A Row a Day for a Year, by author D.P. Ordway, supports your ability to enhance your energy, fitness, and health by rowing each day for a year. A month-by-month exercise journal, each month begins with quotations from the medical community and sages alike reminding you that regular, moderate exercise is essential and beneficial. A short article before your entries discusses rowing, training, and the rowing community. Ordway encourages you to take the challenge and row each day for a year. Praise for A Row a Day for a Year “A Row a Day for a Year should be handed to every person who wants to fall in love with indoor rowing. It is passion and knowledge at its best. This ... is another great book and a great tool for indoor rowing people.” —Santiago Fuentes, Referee, 2012 London Olympics. “ ... Moderate exercise keeps us healthy and helps us age well. ... Dusty lays out a journal approach to capture daily entries, combined with advice on training programs, cross-training and stretching. The quotes scattered through the book ... are entertaining, inspiring, and full of common sense. A wonderful recipe for living better and rowing daily.” —Joan W. Miller, MD, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, MIT Varsity Women’s Crew and Straight T Award winner