Youth Introduction to Rowing - Beginner

Youth Introduction to Rowing is the perfect introduction for those who want to try the sport of rowing for the first time! This program will teach basic skills in rowing technique and boat handling with a focus on sculling boats. Come and see how fun and rewarding rowing can be!

This program is for those brand new to rowing.  Participants will learn the basic movements of the rowing stroke in sculling boats (at the moment PHO restrictions will only allow us to use singles).   We will review the following elements of the sport of rowing for the participants: basic movements of the stroke; oar grip; balance drills; safety; terminology.   This is a must for anyone wanting to move into more advanced rowing programs!

REGISTRATION IS OPEN - find registration and payment instructions on our website 

Ages: 11 (turning 12 in 2021) -17

Days/Time: Monday-Friday, 11:00am-1:00pm

Dates:

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 1: June 28th- July2nd 

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 2: July 5th-9th 

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 3: July 12th-16th 

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 4: July 19th-July 23rd 

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 5: July 26th-30th 

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 6: August 9th-13th 

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 7: August 16th- 20th

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 8: August 23rd-27th

Youth Introduction to rowing beginner Summer 9: August 30th - September 3rd

Fees: $210 + any applicable **Rowing Canada Fees

* Fees include GST

** Rowing Canada/Rowing BC fee $39  (start of the year is April 1st).  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.