Thoughts on life, projects, and D-I-Y home renovations.
Monday, 21 September 2015
Rowing on the Inn
On September 4 we got up early and drove to Rosenheim to go rowing with these two lovely fellows.
The Inn is a very fast, cold river with a high clay-sediment content making the river look silver; quite magical.
also we in a type of boat we had never rowed before - a quintuple (or
pentadruple if you prefer). It's a heavy boat so it rests on a
Quite necessary since it's a long walk up the dike and over to the river.
also have a sculling eight -an octuple? I would have really like to
have tried that one. I love rowing an eight, but hate sweeping!
A (blurry shot of a) triple.
Our intrepid crew.
washing station. The rubber mat keeps the oars from skittering away and
the pegs on the top of the door prevents them from falling over.
Rowing trophies. This stretch of the Inn has many beaver.
Even The Geek's breakfast sausage was rowing themed -port-and-starboard end crimps.
The bridge on the Inn as seen from the Autoban. We rowed to this bridge and back.