Cleveland's Premier Adult Rowing Club
Established 1989

Veterans Learn to Row Day

In appreciation of the men and women who have served our country and who love water sports, WRRA is offering a FREE opportunity for Veterans to try rowing.

Veterans Learn to Row
August 26, 2018
7:30 a.m. - Noon

Description
Learn to Row is a half day instructional session which introduces new rowers to the sport of rowing on the Cuyahoga River. LTR is an opportunity for adults (18 and older) to experience the sport of rowing  and determine interest in joining Cleveland’s rowing community through WRRA’s Veterans/Military Rowing League. WRRA instructors will teach the basics of the sport of rowing, special safety considerations on the Cuyahoga, rowing terminology, and boat handling. Participants will receive instruction on basic rowing technique using a stationary rowing machine (erg), and on-the- water practice, rowing as a crew of eight.

  • Military Program Eligible: Active Duty Service Members, National Guard and Reservists, Veterans/Service-disabled Veterans, Gold Star adult family members.

Agenda
Session: 7:30 am – 12:00 pm, 7:30 am – 8:00 am Registration

Start promptly at 8:00 am

  • Classroom presentation
  • Erg session
  • Teams formed and boats carried to dock
  • 90' practice rowing on the Cuyahoga
  • Debrief with instructors and coaches.

For additional program information, contact SRL@westernreserverowing.com