Winter rowing May-June 2019


Winter rowing for school-aged rowers
Ballarat City Rowing Club is offering six weeks of supervised sessions for school-aged rowers. The program is designed to develop technique for sculling in single, double and quad sculls, to increase rowing fitness and to provide opportunities to row in an eight to maintain and develop sweep rowing technique.

Participant Requirements
Participants should be a minimum of 14 years old, able to swim at least 50 metres and be of good general health.  Sculling requires that you have good strength to be able to lift a sculling boat in and out of the water and be able to turn your head to look behind. 

Coaching
The coaching staff are Ballarat City Rowing Club members who are qualified Rowing Australia coaches assisted by senior members of the club. 

All coaches have a current Working With Children Check and Ballarat City Rowing Club operates under a Child Safe Policy.

Cost
The program runs for six weeks from Sunday, April 28th and costs $120 and can be paid via the Membership web page. Places limited.

Dates
Winter rowing commences Sunday 28th April, 8am to 10am at Ballarat City Rowing Club

Two training sessions per week:

  • Sunday mornings (8am - 10am) - On water in single, double and quad sculls and occasionally in the eight.

  • Monday afternoons (4pm - 5:30pm) - On water or Ergo training as a squad

What to bring
Bring warm layers of clothing, including a full set of dry clothes, towel, hat, drink-bottle and sunblock, wear runners.

Venue
Ballarat City Rowing Club, Lake Wendouree.

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