• 4.1 • 637 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases


WATERROWER Connect turns your iOS device into a WaterRower performance monitor. View workout data in real time as you row. Performance metrics displayed include Distance Rowed, 500m Split Time, Watts, Time and Stroke Rate.

For Apple Health enabled devices: WATERROWER Connect can be connected to Apple Health to save your rowing workouts as Apple Health Workouts. You can find the option to connect to Apple Health in the settings tab of the app by pressing 'Connect to Apple Health'.

Workout information is stored in the WATERROWER Connect History for future analysis and comparison.

Note: WATERROWER Connect is only compatible with WaterRower models that feature the S5 Performance Monitor or the S4 Performance Monitor fitted with Bluetooth Communication Module.


What’s New

Version 2.20.3

We're continuously making changes to improve WATERROWER Connect.
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Ratings and Reviews

4.1 out of 5
637 Ratings

637 Ratings

RadNC ,

Update Broke Connectivity

The app provides minimal information but at least it connected to my phone BEFORE the recent update. Now it doesn’t recognize my device and crashes if I try to connect my rower as a new device.

Updated Review: The developer fixed the connectivity issue! I am happy with the information the app provides, though I understand if others want something more. But it provides basic workout data and does it well.

Developer Response ,

Hi there, we've resolved this issue in the recent update (2.11.3). Could you try again and contact us on support@waterrower.com if this issue persists?

Tykx ,

Bare Bones

This app looks sleek. And when I first set it up it seemed to work nice and easily with my Bluetooth Comm. I connected it to Strava and it uploaded my first two workouts. I also found it connected quickly to my TickrX HRM.

However, today it wouldn’t upload my workout to Strava. Then I found that I could add manual activities, but not delete them. And when I looked for a help section or a way to contact app support I haven’t found a thing or a way to contact support.

So when the app works it works great. Doesn’t have bells and whistles, but it looks nice and does what it needs to do. However, when it doesn’t work there doesn’t seem to be any way to get any help or support which is very frustrating.

thailand hot ,

Looks Modern

I’m a bit baffled by the redundancy between the S4 and this app. It counts your strokes? That’s what I spent $60 on? I already log my rows manually. The workout record is trapped in the app as far as I can tell. It seems to play nicely with Strava and Apple Health if that’s important to you. You are also blocked from plugging in the cable for “we-row” which apparently has no Bluetooth support. I feel like I’ve been taking crazy pills. WR and hi tech don’t mix.

The July 2024 update is abhorrent. The numbers were hard to read while erging, but now with the new font they’re virtually invisible. The new ‘save’ color is completely different. Why? Who’s behind the redesign? It represents major step’s backwards. Criminal even.

App Privacy

The developer, WaterRower, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

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The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

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