Follow OAR Northwest’s ocean-row journey from Africa to the USA

Posted by on Jan 28, 2013 in Ocean Rowing |

Last week, our friends at OAR Northwest shoved off from Dakar, Senegal en route to Miami, FL, USA.  A daring trip to make in a rowboat!  From their website, “This ocean-crossing demands that the rowing team demonstrate expertise in meteorology, navigation, nutrition, oceanography, technology, shipboard and oceanic emergencies, expedition planning, sports medicine, interpersonal communication, leadership and, of course,...

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Spring 2010 Newsletter

Posted by on May 1, 2010 in Newsletters |

Springtime is upon us and as usual, it’s a busy time of year for us as our schedule is chock full of orders for spring and summer. OAR NORTHWEST IS AT IT AGAIN! Our friends at Oar Northwest are planning to row across the Atlantic… again! For those of you new to our newsletters, in 2006 we built a revolutionary set of Transoceanic quality rowing seats for Oar Northwest. These robust sliding seats were then used by Oar Northwest to...

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February 2010 Newsletter

Posted by on Feb 19, 2010 in Newsletters |

Welcome! Here in the Pacific Northwest, we’ve had the warmest January on record, but now it’s getting back to that damp chill we know so well. Rowing is a great way to keep warm! Right? Uh, right? Anyway, we have a lot of news for you, and hope you enjoy reading this newsletter as much as we enjoyed putting it together. WHALES RETURN TO LAHAINA More whale pics from Bob in Hawaii, who chases whales in his Jersey Beach Skiff!...

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Summer 2009 Newsletter

Posted by on Jul 1, 2009 in Newsletters |

Welcome! Here in the Pacific Northwest, Summer has arrived at long last! We have a lot of news for you, and hope you enjoy reading this newsletter as much as we enjoyed putting it together. Melonseed in Monterey! We received the following email and pics from Brant and Randi, proud owners of a new 14′ Whitehall in Monterey, CA. “Hi Dave and all, “I have been enjoying the boat VERY much here in Monterey. “First excursion...

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January 2009 Newsletter

Posted by on Jan 1, 2009 in Newsletters |

Welcome! Here in the Pacific Northwest, January means the the boat show in Seattle! If you need a boat for your summer trips, now is the time to give us a call; our order book fills up at the show as people plan for spring trips and summer vacations. We have a lot of news for you this month, and hope you enjoy reading this newsletter as much as we enjoyed putting it together. Japanese boaters investigate Gig Harbor! Well last year after the...

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