Children and young people rowing course, available this Summer at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Available to those aged 11*-18 years, this week long course is tailored to those who have no previous experience of rowing.

*Under 11's are not permitted to take part for safety and insurance purposes.  

Rowing is a great way to get active and enjoy the outdoors. By the end of the week, participants will have been taught basic rowing technique, parts of a boat and how to manoeuvre a boat both independently and in a team. 

Checklist for your course:

  • please wear a face mask / covering upon arrival
  • Participant Waiver - please download, sign and bring to your first session
  • 2 sets of clothes - if you fall in, you will need to get warm and dry 
  • Wellington boots, or shoes you don't mind getting wet
  • a water bottle
  • any medication that might need to be administered in an emergency e.g. an inhaler 

Covid-19 assessment: London Youth Rowing prioritise the health and safety of their staff and participants. A full risk assessment of the boat club and activity has been conducted and is available upon request. All participants will be sent up to date Covid-19 procedures to take part in rowing activity in advance of the course.

For further enquiries contact Tom Rook on [email protected] 

This course has now sold out. Further courses may be made available later in the term - please check our website for updates.