This past Sunday CrossFit athlete Sam Briggs broke the 500m indoor rowing world record for the women’s lightweight class at the English Indoor Rowing Championships (EIRC). Briggs, 33 and 60.2kg (133lbs), set a time of 1:33.4 seconds, smashing the existing world record of 1.36.
What is the average time to row 500m?
One of the tests you can do is a 500 meter row, performed on a rowing machine or ergometer. The 500 meter row is more like a sprint. It’ll take most people roughly 2 minutes, but that’s long enough so that you can’t just blast away full speed from the start. It’s similar to a 400 or 800 meter run.
What is a good 500m row?
1:30 is pretty good for a 500m but as others have already pointed out 1:15 is miles away because the power required is a cubic law its its really beginning to take off at 1:30 pace as it is.
What is a good 500m row split time?
For an average person with no specific training to sit down and complete an 8:00 2km or a 20:00 5km piece (both at an average split of 2:00/500m), that’s pretty good. For a male heavyweight elite rower, you would expect those average splits to be in the 1:30-1:35 range.
What is the world record for rowing?
The greatest distance rowed in 1 hour is 17,555 m (10.91 miles) by the Delftse Studenten Roeiverening Proteus-Eretes during the Hour boat race on 17 December 2017.
|Boat||M2+ Coxed pairs|
|Crew||Hamish Bond Eric Murray Caleb Shepherd (coxswain)|
What is a good 2k row time?
It all depends on your height, weight, age, or male/female. My coaches have always said just try to get under a 9 minute 2k first try. My first 2k was an 8 minute flat. A good goal then is to get under an 8 minute.
How fast do Olympic rowers go?
There are many events, from doubles and quads in sculling to pairs and fours and eights in sweep. The eight is biggest, with eight rowers and a coxswain. It also has the fastest top-speed at almost 18 mph, even if the quad is quicker off the line.
Is 20 minutes of rowing enough?
In terms of time, weight loss is best achieved with consistency, so aim for at least 30 minutes per day on a rower, anywhere from 4 to 6 times a week. Make sure you’re getting enough rest days, especially if you’re just getting started!
What is a good 5000m row time?
sub 1:45 (/500m) is great, sub 1:50 is good, sub 1:55 is average as far as walk ons for club programs.
What is a good row time?
A great pace to aim for is 2:00, though you’ll likely be a bit faster for shorter rows (50, 100, or 200 meters) and a bit slower for longer ones (500, 1,000 or 2,000 meters).
How far should you row in 30 minutes?
A 30 min row @ a 2:00 split time would be 7,500 meters. I would estimate 7,500 – 10,000.
How do you break 7 minutes on a 2K?
Re: Breaking seven minutes for 2K
you need to be as quick for 5k, 30′ & 10k to break seven mins.
What is a good time for 1000 meter row?
In workouts with a 1000m row, I will generally row a 3:35-3:40. Best I’ve hit is 3:46, I average a 1:35-1:400 500 meter, but as soon as I get over 600 meters I fall apart and my time drops to 1:55 or so.
What is a good 2000 m row time?
What constitutes a “good” time on the 2,000-meter row test varies widely by age, size and fitness level. Tall people generally row faster than shorter people. Anything around 6:00 for a male is world class (the current world record is a sickening 5:35.8 by two-time Olympic silver medalist rower Josh Dunkley-Smith).
Who is the best rower in the world?
Table: The Top Ranked Athletes from Rowing at the Olympic Games
What country is the best at rowing?