What is a Dory? – Part 1

Rowing Dory’s

Just like there are many types of boats, there are also many different kinds of dories, and often the information and descriptions on these crafts are very contradictory. Dories have been changed and adapted by boat builders to suit local conditions and purpose of the boat. The classic dory has a classic name, The Grand […]

Rowing Terminology – Part 2

Sculling Oar

Once again, we make a big splash as we hit the water to find out all about rowing terminology. In part one we learned about gunwales, outriggers, and freeboards among other things. In this blog we find out what rear-facing rowing systems are all about, along with shell boats. Rear-facing Rowing Systems The traditional way […]