Woodway USA joins the Head Of The Charles® Regatta as Patron Sponsor

16HOCR-Woodway & Wattbike

April 4, 2016 – Today, the Head Of The Charles® Regatta (HOCR), announced WOODWAY USA, the manufacturer of WOODWAY treadmills and exclusive US distributor of Wattbike, will be a patron sponsor for the 52nd Regatta.

A partner to fitness facilities worldwide for over 40 years, WOODWAY is not just another treadmill but a total fitness solution. WOODWAY treadmills and performance fitness systems are world renowned for their features, durability and reduced cost of ownership. WOODWAY’s patented Slat-Flex running system is scientifically proven to reduce harmful shock to joints, muscles and connective tissues and its performance series products are used by professional sports and Olympic teams worldwide.

WOODWAY is also the exclusive US distribution partner for Wattbike, the world’s most advanced indoor bike, chosen by the UCI World Cycling Centre as their global talent screening, testing and training bike. Wattbike is a superb cross-training tool and has been successfully integrated into many of the world’s top elite rowing programs at international, club and collegiate levels with remarkable results. It offers a high quality training alternative for athletes whilst removing some of the cumulative stress on the body of doing too much rowing. Programs can easily be personalised to the individual and it delivers highly accurate, objective, measurable data for athletes and coaches.

Together, WOODWAY and Wattbike provide a complete performance solution for all training needs.

To highlight this sponsorship, WOODWAY USA will be showcasing both world leading products products at the Attager Row: Rowing & Fitness Expo located at Artesani Park, Boston, MA Friday through Saturday of Regatta weekend.

One of the world’s pre-eminent rowing competitions, the 2016 Head Of The Charles Regatta presented by BNY Mellon is free to the public and features a variety of races for local and international rowers of all skill levels and ages. The event draws global participation including a number of national, international and Olympic athletes. The 52nd Regatta, scheduled this year for October 22 and 23, is expected to attract almost 11,000 competitors and tens of thousands of spectators.

For more information, visit the Head of the Charles Regatta at hocr.org.

About the Head Of The Charles Regatta

Preparing for the 52nd race, the Head Of The Charles Regatta is the world’s largest two-day regatta, attracting more than 11,000 rowers and thousands of spectators to the banks of the Charles River. Racing takes place on Saturday, October 22 and Sunday, October 23, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM. The Regatta attracts youth, collegiate, masters, para-rowing, international, world champion, and Olympic athletes competing in 62 events. Follow HOCR on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Media Contact: Kevin Flight, elevate, 617-861-3657, kflight@elevatecom.com

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