began over twelve years ago after founder, a physicist residing
in Santa Cruz, California decides to combine his scientific
background with his passion for rowing and fitness to design
the ultimate rowing machine. the result; Skimmer, an ultralight
rowing craft designed for fitness buffs of all ages and abilities.
Emmers' vision was to bring outdoor fitness back into people's
lives and combine fitness and leisure for people of all ages.
He wanted to see people take advantage of one of the best
playgrounds for fitness and sport: the open water. His quest
was to design and create watercrafts that help make exercise
enjoyable and allow people to experience the outdoors and
the tranquility of being on the water.
Today, Dave's passion lives on and his devotion to building
the ultimate rowing craft is the foundation that has brought
the Skimmer boat to hundreds of rowers and exercise enthusiasts
around the world.
We invite you to take a closer look at Skimmer and find out
why so many people have found their own passion for Skimmer,
the ultralight rowing craft.