Career

Getting Older, Staying Fit and Loving It

Hi, I’m the owner and co-founder of Whitehall Rowing and Sail and the designer of the Oar Board® rower that fits onto a stand up paddle board and converts it into sculling rowboat.    One thing I really enjoy about Rowing with the Oar Board® is getting out in fresh clean air and how it keeps [...]

My year of Oar Board® Rowing and Travel Adventures

Have you ever wondered about all the places you can go with the Oar Board®? Imagine bringing your very own adventure for rowing or paddling all in two bags anywhere you go! I’m Diana Lesieur and I'd love to share with you everything I’ve done with my Oar Board® over the last year! And see [...]

Olympic Gold Rower Adam Kreek on the Mental Health Benefits of Rowing

Rowing is a sport that is excellent for your physical health and also helps your mental health. Physically speaking it's great for your muscles, it's great for your nervous system, and it's great for your cardiovascular system. It makes you stronger, it makes you fitter and it makes you vibrant, vital and alive. From a [...]

Adam Kreek, Olympic Gold Rower, and His Adventure Row SUP

I’m Adam Kreek. In my current life, I work as a management consultant. In my past life, I was an Olympian and won an Olympic gold medal in rowing. I also rowed a rowboat across the Atlantic ocean. Now I’ve got a mortgage, three kids, a minivan and the usual responsibilities that go with family [...]

My Adventurous Career With the Oar Board® Rower

Hi, I’m Diana Lesieur and I've been involved with the Oar Board® Rower since day one! I was out on the water testing it before it even had a name and before it even had a sliding rigger and still had a sliding seat. At the time I was working for Whitehall Rowing and Sail, [...]