Lifestyle Gear / Rowing



To Enhance the Enjoyment of Outdoor Activities

Changing seasons and weather conditions have a big influence over the field conditions of cycling, fishing, and other outdoor activities. If you have highly functional sports wear, however, you can enjoy such activities even in unfavorable weather. Convenient sporting goods can also help enhance the enjoyment of outdoor activities.

To this end, the Lifestyle Gear (LSG) Division works on the comprehensive planning and development of apparel items, shoes, bags and related items.

LSG proposes even more exciting outdoor activities for more people for all seasons and under various weather conditions.



Shimano Launches a Stroke into the World of Rowing

The exhilaration you feel when gliding on the water, a strong sense of unity with your teammates, and the closeness with Nature: Rowing has so many attractive features that engage so many enthusiasts worldwide in this sport. Shimano has now launched a stroke into the world of rowing with its world-renowned cycling technology.

The Shimano Rowing Dynamics (SRD), comprising a foot stretcher and rowing shoes, are designed to transform a rower’s performance effi ciently to boat propulsion. The stretcher is equipped with a pivot mechanism that allows the foot stretcher to rotate to keep the feet at the optimum power transmission angle.

The rowing shoes incorporate a binding system highlighted by the ease of engaging and releasing the shoes to and from the stretcher.