The Durham Boat Company, Inc. is pleased to be a distributor of the Hyndsight product line which allows you to see exactly where you are going, pickup obstacles in your blindspot and always have a perfect line. This is a fantastic new rowing accessory! The rowing Kit consists of high definition sunlight-readable Monitor, tight angle "CRUZ" Camera, a Flush Mount to mount the Camera and a Rail Mount to attach the Monitor, two Antennas, a Cleaning Cloth, and Chargers for both the Camera and Monitor and all items packaged in a rugged case. We recommend that if additional attachments are needed contact us here to make up a custom lightweight carbon tube to attach your boat gunwale or foot stretcher. (See the below pictures: The first picture to left shows a custom carbon tube added to mount the monitor above the shoes on the foot stretchers and bottom row shows how the monitor was attached to our new light-weight aerodynamic wing rigger with a rail mount)
Joining the Wireless speed and distance, SpeedCoach GPS, the SpeedCoach GPS Heart Rate from NK is now available! Every key rowing performance measurement on the screen at once 500M split, distance, time and stroke rate. The fast and flexible strap system lets you wrap, click and GO in just about any boat. There’s no need to wire your boat, install a seat magnet or mount an impeller.
At 1 oz. This is the lightest weight seat pad we offer. Its thickness is 1/3" and it still is the best value for the price. This seat pad has a heat bonded fabric cover and can be cut down easily to fit any sized seat. It comes with or without double backed tape. It is offen used to build up height by purchasing several at a time. It is made from a closed cell foam to our design and made in the USA.
Sorbothane (Red and Black) seat pads:
Ease the pain of long training sessions; this seat pad can be used on any size seat. Densest seat pad, with a weight of 14.7 oz. and thickess of 1/4".
Skwoosh Seat Cushions:
At 4.2 ounces in weight and 1/2" thick, this pad, with its gel packs offers good pressure relief with patented TekPad(R) gel. ToughTek(R) non-skid bottom secures the pad to any standard seats. These seat cushions come only in black.
New Wave Calf Protectors:
A pair of white/charcoal Calf Protectors. Anyone who rows through the pin and has a narrow track spacing might be interested.
"A Pearl in the Storm: How I Found My Heart in the Middle of the Ocean" (hardback book) April 7, 2009. This spellbinding story of Tori's battle to become the first women to cross the Atlantic. Battling the elements and the loneliness the reader is totally engaged as to what will happen next? Will she make it? Is her quest worth the risk? Place a preorder until 4/6/09 and receive free shipping.
"KELLY - A Father, A Son, An American Quest (hardback book with illustrations - 242 pages; 10-1/4" high x 9" wide) 2008. An inspiring story of Jack Kelly, son of immigrants who grew in Philadelphia at the turn of the century who won three Olympic gold medals and went to turn his success on the water to success in business. The book is about him, his interesting family, including his brothers, daughter Princess Grace and son Jack Jr. upon whose shoulders was laid the greatest challenge of all.
"Ernestine Bayer - Mother of US Women's Rowing" (paperback book with illustrations - 211 pages) 2006. Ernestine Bayer was a pioneer for women's access into the sport of rowing. Ernestine found a place for women in the sport in Philadelphia almost 5 decades before title IX and the addition of women's rowing events at the Olympic. The book brings to light rowing traditions of a male only sport and how she was instrumental in breaking down the barriers.
"Essential Sculling" (paperback book - 141 pages) '00.
"Red Rose Crew" - A true Story of the first women's camp eight, who went on to win a silver medal at the 1975 World Rowing Championships '00. (paperback book - 206 pages)
"A Hero for Daisy" (40 min. video or DVD) - "A Hero for Daisy" is a story of Chris Ernst in her quest to get equal treatment under Title IX for her and her teammates at Yale. It was hailed as a "landmark" film by the NY Times and as "fantastic" by SI.
New Rowing Navigation Lights with an adjustable rubber attachment strap available in red, green or white 1 LED lamps. The light now have a silcone light dispersion attachment. These lights can be mounted on your rigger, your sweep or sculling oar shafts or handles, or on a bow/stern mount that can be purchased separately. They are equipped with a robust rubber attachment band with a greater range of attachment, a bungee lanyard and with a non-rechargeable CR123 Lithium battery. The lights are waterproof up to 100 feet and only weigh 1.2 oz.
In addition, we now offer a 5 LED silicone body version white light. These lights take 5 AAA batteries. This light is 42g in weight. This 5 LED light attaches to tubes between 10mm and 40mm and will fit our stern/bow mount. This light has two flashing speeds and continuous operation.
Note: Rowing shell navigation lighting requirement can vary from place to place, so check your local lighting requirements to determine which color light is desired where.
This lightweight mirror attaches to your eyeglasses, sunglasses or hat brim to provide added vision behind. This device is popular with single scullers who have trouble looking around or row on a river with many turns or a body of water with lots of traffic. The mirror has two adjustment points. The mirror arm rotates out, up and down from the glasses, while the mirror itself rotates around a ball joint to fine tune the correct angle.
The new Combo Seat Clocks and the "Time-to-Row" Blade Clock are great for any rowing enthusiast's office, den, or dorm room. These are perfect gifts or rowing awards. The Combo Clocks have a tide clock in one seat hole and a regular clock in the other seat hole. The Blade clock is offered with a Dreher blade with its mirror like black carbon finish and gold colored numbers and hands. The clock can also be made with dashes instead of numbers.
The Core-Perform (CP1):
This is an articulated rowing seat platform designed for Concept2™ ergometers that attaches underneath the Concept 2™ factory seat. This articulated seat platform, similar to instability of the Rowperfect, which is designed to optimize athletes’ ergometer training by incorporating the multi-planar movements (i.e., movements required to maintain balance on the water in a racing shell) and thereby increase core strength. This unit can be used in the fixed position or articulated position by a simple flip of a lever.