FluidRower Newport Challenge AR Indoor Rower

The Newport Challenge AR Indoor Rower is a top seller in the home gym category, this recreational rowing is suitable for all fitness levels.  If you are searching for a good looking, functional piece of fitness equipment that can offer an all round total body workout, the Newport Challenge AR Indoor Rower is perfect. Designed with a slender, sporty red frame that underpins a smooth and durable slide on the leg, this indoor rower offers low impact, intuitive movement at an affordable price point.

If you love a fitness challenge you will appreciate FDF’s patented twin tank with Variable Fluid Resistance Technology that is ensures no dead spots throughout each stroke. Delivering a broad range of rowing resistance levels, the Newport Challenge AR will inspire you to push your limits while experiencing the sight, sound and feel of real on-water rowing.

Cardio at home has never been so simple, the built in transit wheels make the Newport Challenge AR Indoor Rower simple to move around and store away in the vertical position when finished.

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Key Features


  • Adjustable Fluid Resistance Technology allows resistance change from MIN to MAX at the turn of a dial.
  • No dead spots. FDF’s unique triple bladed impeller and baffled tank internals deliver instant catch and consistent resistance throughout the whole stroke.
  • Improved pulley system greatly increases the range of resistance whilst retaining constant tension and recoil action.


  • Multilevel computer complete with USB port. Monitor displays: time, distance, 500M split time, strokes per minute, calories per hour, watts and heart rate.


  • Height adjustable footplates and straps to ensure optimal foot placement and comfortable rowing position.


  • Super comfortable seat running on precision bearings and Delrin® low friction seat rollers along a concealed track for cleaner, smoother and safer operation.


  • Durable belt drive – smooth, clean, quiet and again maintenance free.
  • Ergonomic design to prevent strain on arms, wrists and hands.


  • Highest quality anodised aluminium seat rail for smoothness, appearance, strength and durability.
  • Built-in transit wheels make this indoor rower light and easy to move around. Stores in just 53 x 51cm (21x 20?)


  • Upright Storage: 53 x 51cm (21 x 20?)
  • Product size: L 1975mm (77.8″) x W 530mm (20.9″) x H 510mm (20.1″)
  • Max User Weight: 140kg (300lb)

Box 1:

  • 965mm x 555mm x 572mm (37.99″ x 21.85″ x 22.51″)
  • Net Weight: 25kg (55.12lb)
  • Gross Weight: 32kg (70.55lb)
  • Cubic Metres 0.3063 (10.82 cubic feet)

Box 2:

  • 1300mm x 70mm x 90mm (51.18″ x 2.76″ x 3.54″)
  • Net Weight: 1.8kg (3.67lb)
  • Gross Weight: 2.0kg (4.41lb)
  • Cubic Metres 0.008 (0.28 cubic feet)