New Taster Session Date and LEARN to ROW Course Dates announced.

Posted by Julie Paillin on Tuesday, July 31, 2012

We are organising our first Taster Session followed by Learn to row course. The taster session is to introduce non rowers to the sport, but this will also be a precursor to the Learn to Row Course a few weeks later. 

Dates: Taster Session Fri 7thh September 6pm - 10pm  £10  Location Welbeck Defence College Swimming Pool.

Programme – Registration, Water Safety Video, What to wear, Rowing Machine Demo, Capsize Drill and Swim test.

Dates: 6 week Learn to Row Course   11am prompt – Approx 1.30pm  £65

 Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September

Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th September

Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th October

Places allocated on a first come, first served basis – complete with application form and payment

Maximum on the Taster Session 16
Maximum 12 places on the Learn to Row Course (If the first course is oversubscribed, another course will be run later in the year)

Before you apply to go on the Taster Session, please make sure you can genuinely swim 50m in light clothing, swim underwater for 5m and tread water for 2 minutes. This is an important safety requisite which must be adhered to.  

For more information visit the Learn to Row page or contact Julie on 07967 270295



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