Have you rowed before, but not for a while? We recommend starting with a 1.5hr Rowing Refresher, to review safety, equipment and boathandling. We strongly recommend a Refresher if you have not rowed in more than 5 years, or if you have less than one year's total experience and have not rowed in more than 1 year.
Are you interested in learning to row, but the regular Introduction to Rowing sessions don't fit your schedule? Try a Custom Learn to Row. This program consists of 6 lessons of 1.5 hours each. Please register online and contact the to set up a Custom Learn to Row (private, semi-private or group) at times that work for you.
Fees depend on group size you sign up with:
1 person: $300 + GST and any applicable Rowing Canada fee
2 persons: $250 + GST per person and any applicable Rowing Canada fee
3+ persons: $200 +GST per person and any applicable Rowing Canada fee
* Rowing Canada/Rowing BC fee of $20 needs to be paid once per year. For any subsequent programs this year you will not be required to pay the fee again. All RCA/RBC fees are to be included in the program fee payable to the Victoria City Rowing Club.
- Are you interested in getting some intensive coaching to improve your stroke, prepare for a regatta or gain the skills and confidence to join a more advanced VCRC training group? Please contact the to arrange private coaching with a VCRC coach for individuals or crews.