Summer rowing and sculling courses
Unfortunately this year’s Eton Rowing Courses have been cancelled due to Swine flu.
If you need to find another rowing course there are several happening up and down the country as well as in London. Here’s a quick overview…..
London Youth Rowing
London Youth Rowing are organising a series of week long summer sculling courses in July and August. They are ideal for absolute beginners between the ages of 11 and 18. The courses would also appeal to anyone who has not considered rowing ever before.
Royal Chester Rowing Club
Royal Chester Rowing Club will be running a series of rowing courses throughout August for juniors. There will be opportunities to learn to row, scull, cox and train on land with an ergo. Any enquiries can be e-mailed to Mike Palamarczuk email@example.com
A course poster and application form can be downloaded here (pdf)
Team Durham are running a selection of residential rowing courses from 10th – 14th and 16th – 21st August, is aimed at involving leading performers from the current J14, J15 and J16 age groups, and provide them with training and skills to prepare for National Schools and GB Junior trials in the forthcoming years.
University of London
The course poster with further information can be downloaded here
The courses will run from July 27th to 31st and August 3rd and 7th 2009. The cost will be £300 per person which includes lunch and light refreshments.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a place on one of the courses.
Alec Hodges Sculling Course at TSS
Tideway Scullers School are running the Alec Hodges Summer Sculling Course from 10th – 14th August 2009, 9.00am – 4pm each day.
The course is open to athletes of any sculling ability, both and rowers and scullers, adult and juniors (11 to 17 years old). It is designed for anyone who wants to improve their sculling ability – from new beginners to confident scullers.
The fee of £190 includes lunches and refreshments for the 5 days.
The link to the sculling course page is www.tidewayscullers.com/summer-sculling-course/
If you have any queries please contact: Carl Brighty, email@example.com 020 8940 1653