Holiday Erg Challenge

The 2019 Holiday Erg Challenge goes from November 28th to December 24th

Keep off those holiday pounds and challenge yourself to see how many meters you can erg this holiday season. 

Top individual male and female rowers and the top club crew* will be recognized at the ARC Annual Winter Party and added to our new Erg Challenge Winners webpage. Participants in the Challenge will log meters via Concept2. 

Instructions for logging meters:

Create a profile:

Join your rowing club (ARC!):

Join your ARC crew/team (if applicable):

Log meters:


Create your crew/team:    *maximum 8 participants per crew

Charity Challenge

The club has a designated charity this year: the Trail Foundation. The Trail Foundation serves to protect and enhance the Hike and Bike Trail and partners with Austin Rowing Club to keep Lady Bird Lake beautiful.

Donate via challenge grants:

  • Challenge rowers or crews to erg a certain number of meters to receive your donation.
  • Challenge other rowers or crews to erg more meters than you with the losing rower/team paying the agreed donation amount.

Issue challenge grants to individual rowers, crews or teams here: ARC Holiday Erg Challenge Grants

Email with questions.