Youth Learn To Row is a fantastic introduction to UA Crew and is open to boys and girls, ages 12-18. Participants will learn the basics of Sweep Rowing (using one 15 foot long oar), oar mechanics on the water, safety on the water, rowing's unique language, how to "set" a boat, proper launching techniques, and the rowing stroke under the supervision of experienced alumni coaches and coxswains.
Each staff member has passed a background check through the Upper Arlington School District.
Participants do not need to be enrolled in Upper Arlington schools to participate.
Session 1: June 4 - June 28, 2018 M, W, Th 8:00 am - 10:00 am Griggs Reservoir
Session 2: July 9 - August 2, 2018 M, W, Th 8:00 am - 10:00 am Griggs Reservoir
Cost: $209 per session
All participants must be able to pass a swim test, consisting of swimming 50 meters, treading water for 15 minutes, and putting on a life vest while in the water.
Registration will open on March 1, 2018. Space is limited.