Learn to Row
for Learn to Row
*2020 Registration Now Open*
The Learn to Row program is designed to introduce participants to the sport of rowing and teach proper rowing technique for anyone that has no prior rowing experience. You will learn basic rowing terms and how to row with good form and technique. The program includes 12 hours of hands-on coached training, followed by an opportunity for crews to compete against each other in a sprint race. There are also numerous opportunities to meet and chat with other rowers in the club through social activities.
|A||Apr 18 – May 03||Sat/Sun mornings at 9:30 – 11:30|
|B||May 09 – May 24||Sat/Sun mornings at 9:30 – 11:30|
|C||May 11 – Jun 08||Mon/Wed evenings at 6:30 – 8:00||No Class May 18 (Victoria Day)|
|D||May 12 – Jun 04||Tues/Thurs evenings at 6:30 – 8:00|
|E||May 23 – Jun 07||Sat/Sun mornings at 9:30 – 11:30|
|F||Jun 14 – Jul 15||Mon/Wed evenings at 6:30 – 8:00||No Class July 1 (Canada Day)|
|G||Jun 15 – Jul 09||Tues/Thurs evenings at 6:30 – 8:00|
|H||Jul 20 – Aug 17||Mon/Wed mornings at 6:30 – 8:00|
|I||Jul 21 – Aug 13||Tues/Thurs evenings at 6:30 – 8:00||No Class Aug 3 (Civic Holiday)|
|J||Aug 24 – Sep 21||Sat/Sun mornings at 9:30 – 11:30||No Classes Sept 5/6 (Labour Day Weekend)|
|K||Aug 25 – Sep 17||Tues/Thurs evenings at 6:00 – 7:30|
Once you have completed your Learn to Row classes, your next step is to join the club in the Learn to Train program where skills, technical ability, and fitness can be improved.
You do not need to be a member of the club in order to participate in a Learn to Row program.
Safety: All Learn to Row sessions are taught by a qualified coach.
Benefits: Rowing is a great sport that stresses the importance of teamwork and commitment to a crew, as well as improves fitness.
Eligibility: No prior rowing experience required. Ages 18+
Up to a week before the start of your session, there is no charge for date changes. For example, for a session starting on July 15th, you have until the end of the day of July 7th to request the change.
Less than one week before, and through the last day before the start of your session, changing the date requires a $50 Move Fee. For example, for a session starting on July 15th, you have until the end of the day of July 14th. The Move Fee will be waived if there are participants on the waiting list.
Rescheduling within a week of the session start is subject to a $100 Move Fee. The Move Fee will be waived if there are participants on the waiting list.
Regrettably, we cannot accommodate rescheduling requests after a week after session starts, that is, as of 00:01 am the morning of the seventh day after.
Up to a week before the start of your session, cancellations are subject to a $35 Refund Fee. For example, for a session starting on July 15th, you have until the end of the day of July 7th to cancel.
No refunds will be given with less than a week before the start of your session.