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Learn to Row

Learn To Row is a sweep-rowing program for ages 18 and up. The program caters to adults from all athletic backgrounds, ages and fitness levels.  Our Learn to Row classes take place May - August. 

Never been much of an athlete? We welcome you! No experience with water sports? No problem!  Are you a runner, cyclist or other type of athlete who wants to try a new sport? Rowing is a total-body, low-impact form of exercise!  We do require that you be able to life 30 lbs overhead.

The program begins with a short introduction to rowing technique on our Concept 2 indoor rowing machines and quickly moves on to the water in a shell (boat) with 8 rowers and a coxswain. The coxswain keeps the boat safe and on course.  The coach will be alongside you coaching from a small launch.  You’ll become familiar with rowing terminology, equipment handling, safety guidelines, and technique fundamentals, all while having fun of course!  

Upon successful completion of the Learn To Row, you’re eligible to progress to the next program level, Novice Sweep, and can attend that program for two weeks free of charge immediately following Learn To Row.

Upcoming Learn To Row Classes 

Adult Learn-To-Row, Session 1: May 26, 27 and June 2
Adult Learn-To-Row, Session 2: June 9, 10, 16
Adult Learn-To-Row, Session 3: July 21, 22, 28
Adult Learn-To-Row, Session 4: August 4, 5, 11

Classes are limited to 12 participants per session. 

For more information, please contact Amy Timpe,  amyt@lgrc.org
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