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summer learn to row level 1

 

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

New to rowing? Start by learning the basics in this class (4 day – 1 ½ hr class) taught by our coach and volunteers.  No rowing experience is necessary.  Students will learn he fundamentals of rowing, safety, boat types, equipment, boat launching, oar placement, the basic rowing stroke, boat handling, how to do a river turn, stopping the boat, boat balancing and rowing practice to improve your technique. This class will equip you with the rowing knowledge, safety information, and skills necessary to enroll in the on the water Learn to Row Level 2 Open Recreational Class.

The swim test is NOT require as the first class will include an on-the-water self rescue at the dock. Under the direction of the coach, you will roll out of the boat, and using the boat as your PFD, you will paddle your boat to the dock. You will get wet so bring a change of clothing!

Practices are 9:00 - 10:30 am, 4 classes, Weekend class are two weekends

LTR fee $ 120, maximum of 4 rowers per class