Youth Summer Programs

The Victoria City Rowing Club is working to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

VCRC is offering a limited number of Youth Introduction to Rowing an Youth ReBoot programs, August 24-September 5.
  • VCRC will be offering a limited number of Youth Introduction to Rowing programs, August 24-September 5th, for youth born 2007 or earlier and/or entering Grade 8.

    The Youth Introduction to Rowing Beginner (YB) is the perfect introduction  if you want to try the sport of rowing for the first time, and especially if you want to continue rowing in the VCRC Junior Fall or Spring programs.  You will learn the basic skills of rowing technique, boathandling, and safety in a stable "pontoon" or Coastal single. Programs are led by certified coaches who create a fun and supportive learning environment. 

    Sessions are 1 hr and 45" long, 3 times per week:

    YITR 1 M/W/F 11:30-1:15       capacity 6

    YITR 2 M/W/F 1:30-3:15          capacity 6

    YITR 3 T/Th/Sat 9:30-11:15     capacity 4

    YITR 4 T/Th/Sat 11:30-1:15     capacity 4

    If you are unable to register because the program is full, please email to be put on a waiting list.

    Participants will be sent an email outlining the key points of VCRC's COVID-19 Safety Plan.

    To register: 

    https://www.vcrc.bc.ca/rowing-programs/registration

     

  • VCRC will be offering a limited number of Youth ReBoot programs, August 24-September 4th, for youth born 2007 or earlier and/or entering Grade 8.

    The Youth ReBoot Camp is a refresher to get you ready for the  Fall season.   The emphasis will be on building confidence and competence in 1xs, with the opportunity to row both stable "pontoon" 1xs and racing 1xs. 

    Prerequisite: one season of High School rowing or Youth Introduction to Rowing - intermediate.
    ReBoot 1 M-F August 24th-28th, 3:45-5:30 pm
    ReBoot 2 M-F August 31st-September 4th, 3:30-5:15 pm
    ReBoot 3 M-F August 31st-September 4th, 3:45-5:30 pm

    Maximum group size: 6  

    If you are unable to register because the program is full, please email to be put on a waiting list.


    Participants will be sent an email prior to the start of the program, outlining VCRC's COVID- 19 Safety Plan and what to expect when you come to the boathouse.
     

    To register: https://www.vcrc.bc.ca/rowing-programs/registration