Learn To Row: June 6

National Learn to Row Day
National Learn to Row Day

Join us at the boathouse on Saturday, June 6, for the 14th annual National Learn To Row Day, sponsored by USRowing and Concept2! Spend three and a half hours with the EBRC men, women, and coaches to find out more about the sport and our team.

Participants can expect to:

– Tour the boathouse and get acquainted with rowing terms.
– Learn the basics of the rowing stroke on an erg (indoor rowing machine).
– Understand basic boat handling.
– Apply new skills on the water with a short row in our (very stable) barge.
– Learn about opportunities to join our men’s and women’s teams.

Class size is limited and participants are encouraged to register by sending an email with contact information to info@eastbayrowingclub.org. Drop-ins and all fitness levels are welcome. This event is designed for adults; however, if youth are interested in this program, please contact us for special arrangements.

Jack London Aquatic Center, 115 Embarcadero Ave, Oakland
(South of Jack London Square — please note that some GPS units do not route to the correct address)

Saturday, June 6, 10am-1pm

What to wear and bring:
Comfortable but fitted clothing, hat, socks, sunscreen, sunglasses, and a bottle of water.
Get ready in advance — fill out your Registration packet, including the waiver.

How much:

Our National Learn To Row Day event is free!


Learn To Row participants are eligible for a $100 2-week trial (5 practices) to continue learning with Coach Sara Nevin and get a better sense of what EBRC life is like. The practice schedule for the 2-week trial will be:

Wed / Fri   5:30am – 7:30am (June 10, 12, 17, 19)

Sat 10am – 12:30pm (June 13, 20)

For more information or to reserve your spot, please contact info@eastbayrowingclub.org.

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