Coastal and recreational rowing – sculling boats

If you are looking for a recreational rowing boat to keep fit or a coastal rowing boat to go racing, look no further than Liteboat. These recreational rowing boats and coastal rowing boats, sometimes called coastal sculling boats, are well designed; they are light and stable making them easy to handle and easy to row.

Row for Life (Coastal Rowing Centre Ltd) is the UK distributor for Liteboat.

Liteboat manufactures a range of recreational and coastal rowing boats suitable for rivers, lakes, and coastal waters.

The rowing boats come as singles, doubles, the new “trio” and quads.

At the Coastal Rowing Centre we have the LiteSport, LiteRiver and LiteRace available for demonstration purposes; so you can try a boat before you buy. We also offer rowing lessons if you are new to rowing.

If you would like further details on the boats, please contact bob@coastalrowing.co.uk.

And of course you can go to www.liteboat.com


SINGLE – ROWING, SCULLING BOATS

LiteSport 1X (2020 model) – recreational rowing boat

Coastal sculling boat

The LiteSport 1X (2020)  is a great rowing boat for recreational rowing whether you are new to rowing or experienced. Ideal for getting away for some quiet time.

The LiteSport 1X is 5m long, 0.75m wide and 30Kg (in fibreglass) and 26kg (in carbon) so is light and easy to handle. Take off the quick release rigger and it is 3kg lighter making it even easier to carry.

It comes with foam seat, flex feet, storage net, drinking bottle as standard.

The LiteSport 1X is a great boat for all seasons, as you can row throughout the year on lakes, rivers and the sea.

 

LiteRace 1X – Competition coastal rowing boat

Row for Life - Coastal Rowing Centre - Range of coastal rowing boats - LiteRace1x

The LiteRace 1X is a FISA approved coastal rowing boat used in the British and World offshore championships as well as in the Beach Sprint races.

It is a great boat to row in both calm and choppy conditions, whether you are competing or just ‘going for a row’. Being 6m long and 35Kg, it is more suited to those with some rowing experience.

LiteRace 1X coastal single racing boat

 

LiteSport 1X (pre 2020 model) – recreational rowing boat

Row for Life - Coastal Rowing Centre - Range of coastal rowing boats - LiteSport 1x

The LiteSport 1X is ideal for beginners and as a general leisure boat. It is very stable and easy to row, so you can enjoy rowing without the fear of capsizing. It is suitable for rowers up to 120Kg.

The LiteSport 1X is 4.5m long and 23-27Kg (without riggers) so is quite light and easy to handle.


LiteRiver 1X – Recreational rowing boat

Lite River training single

Though the LiteRiver was designed for rivers and lakes, we also use this boat on the sea when the conditions are right; it is a dream to row. It is 5.5m long and weighs around 20kg, so is very easy to put on your car.

The LiteRiver is a great recreational rowing boat – it is light, narrow (but not as narrow as a fine river shell) and fast; ideal for training or recreational rowing.


DOUBLE – ROWING BOATS

Lite DUO (NEW) – river and coastal double rowing boat

Coastal double sculling boat

This double is an excellent double rowing boat for rivers, estuaries and the coast.

It is 6.5m long, 0.8m wide, weighs just 43Kg so is ideal to put on the car and head off on your adventures.

An ideal recreational and training club boat; and if you plan rowing in choppy waters, why not have a self bailer fitted.

This boat is stable and a joy to row.

Lite Duo double coastal scull

 

LiteRace 2X – Competition coastal double rowing boat

Row for Life - Coastal Rowing Centre - Range of coastal rowing boats - LiteRace2x

This double is an excellent coastal rowing boat used in national and international championships, winning medals in 2017, 2018 and 2020.

It is 7.5m long, 1m wide, weighs 60Kg with riggers complying with all FISA standards.  This boat is fantastic to row.

 

TRIPLE – ROWING BOATS

Lite TRIO (NEW) – triple rowing boat

Lite Trio 3 sculling positions

TRIO is an innovative boat adaptable to offer three sculling positions, two sculling plus cox or two sweep plus cox.

For a rowing club it offer so much flexibility to members and it is suitable for novices to experience rowers; is great on rivers, lakes and the sea, ideal for training and touring.

It is 9.2m long, 0.87m wide and weighs only 68kg without the quick release riggers.

We believe these adaptable format boats will become increasingly popular here in the UK as they are in Europe.

Triple scull or double scull or sweep plus cox

 

 

QUADS – COASTAL ROWING BOATS

Lite QUATTRO – Quad river and coastal rowing boat

Row for Life - Coastal Rowing Centre - Range of coastal rowing boats - LiteQuatro

QUATTRO is another innovative boat adaptable to be rowed with four sculling positions, four sweep position and either with a cox or coxless.

For a rowing club it offer so much flexibility to members, is great for all levels of experience; is great on rivers, lakes and the sea, ideal for training, endurance competitions and touring.

It is 11m long, 0.87m wide and weighs only 92kg and an increasingly popular boat worldwide.

 

 

 

To find out more about our coastal rowing boats please contact Bob on:

Email: bob@coastalrowing.co.uk

Telephone: 01305 257 774

Contact Coastal Rowing Centre, Studland Bay, Dorset.

And of course you can go to www.liteboat.com