Saturday, August 19, 2017
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
This event repeats every week on Saturday between 8/19/2017 and 8/26/2017.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
Unlike most other sports, rowing can be learned at any age and fitness level! Taking an introductory class with Row New York is a great way to get fit, have fun, and enjoy the beauty of the river against the backdrop of the city. It’s a truly unique experience! Learn to Row classes take place in the spring, summer, and fall at the Peter Jay Sharp Boathouse on the Harlem River in Northern Manhattan.
All classes take place on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
- One day program
- Learn basics of sweep rowing
- Develop working knowledge of the sport including vocabulary and equipment
- Learn proper rowing technique on land and on the water
- Advance to water on a stable rowing barge to develop on-water technique
This session prepares participants for Row New York's Level 2 course, in which advanced rowing skills are acquired on the water.
Ready to register or learn more? Visit Row New York's Learn-to-Row page.
Questions about our 2017 Learn-To-Row 1 classes? Contact Row New York's Adult Program Coordinator & Competitive Masters Head Coach Claudia Loeber at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.