A big YES for those ideas!
It's just a GPS problem. I don't think, Strava could help here. If the river is too wide and your are rowing not in the same "line", you produce different data.
Totally yes! Would be great, if rowing (or other sports) could be added into the training diary or the leaderboards. Strava is perfect for rowing (and indoor rowing). It's a shame, you cannot use a...
It would be awesome, if I could add rowing instead of swimming, for example. I miss the possibility to see my rowing sessions in the training diary or in the leaderboard of my rowing club at Strava.