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HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Scull Rowing Machine Review

One of the most popular forms of exercise is rowing but not all of us can get down to a gym to train on expensive equipment. Thanks to HCI Fitness there’s now an affordable to enjoy the benefits of rowing with the HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Scull Rowing Machine.

Rowing not only improves cardiovascular fitness and strength but is great for reducing stress as well. Physical activity releases endorphins in the body and activates pleasure centres in the brain. Having your own rowing machine means you can get a stress-free workout whenever you like.

Product Description

The HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Scull Rowing Machine comes with 12 levels of hydraulic resistance. It uses commercial grade cylinders so should be sturdy enough to last a long time. This machine is quite compact and quickly folds up for storage and can even fit under a bed. The included LCD display gives you your stroke count, total strokes, time and calories burnt.

The Sprint Outrigger has a carrying capacity of 275 pounds. It has a comfortable ergonomic seat and large foot plates which pivot with you as you row.

Product Features

The HCI Fitness Rowing Machine comes with built-in workout programs which are based on the number of calories burned and the number of strokes taken. The dimensions of this rower are 55 inches long, 68 inches wide and 15 inches high. The footprint is much smaller when in the folded position.

  • Commercial quality pistons

  • 12 levels of resistance with the hydraulic cylinders

  • Compact and easy to fold up for storage

  • Has a maximum weight of 275 pounds

  • Large foot pads that pivot with you

  • Comes with built-in workout programs

  • Smooth running rollers

  • Small enough to fit under your bed or in the closet

  • Work all your major muscle groups

  • Dimensions of 55L x 68W x 15H

What Customers Are Saying

Customers are quite impressed with the quality of the HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger and love how easy it is to fold up and even carry down stairs. They like that it is made from all metal parts and seems quite sturdy.

“I just received mine yesterday and was pleased to see it was all heavy steel with no plastic that I could see, even the casing is metal.”

“For the price this is a fantastic rower. It really simulates the natural motion of rowing while providing a rigorous and enjoyable workout. Another great plus is that it folds up to be very compact. When not using is I slide it under my bed.”

“The quality seems excellent and it is well made. I was needing some form of all body strengthening and aerobics to help lower my blood pressure and I believe I have found it. “

One issue that has come up with users is that the resistance on the pistons is not exactly even. Even though the numbers are the same there inevitably is a slight difference from one arm to the other.


The HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Scull Rowing Machine uses commercial grade cylinders and all metal parts. It’s ideal for those who want a compact rower that they can store away under the bed or take with them wherever they go. For a sturdy and light rower don’t look past the HCI Fitness Sprint Outrigger Rowing Machine.

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