April 9 – 14, Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri: 5:30-7:30pm; Saturday- 7-9:30am
Week program where participants will learn to row in an 8+ sweep boat. The crew will receive coaching from a launch, as well as have three experienced rowers in the boat to help support the coaching. By the end of the week, the crew will have knowledge of the basic rowing technique and will be prepared to sign up and participate in the club’s Junior Program.
Each session will include erg instruction, safety, terminology, equipment care/handling and on the water rowing time.
Although participating in the DMRC Learn to Row Day is recommended, it is not required for boot camp participation.
Birdland Marina DMRC boathouse (2100 Saylor Road, Des Moines)