Youth Learn to Row Level 1

  • Course Dates:
    On request
  • Course Time:
    On request
  • Duration:
    On request
  • Fully Accessible?
    Yes
  • Previous Experience:
    None required
  • Age:
    8 - 16 years
  • Included in Price:
    N/A

All-Aboard is a fully inclusive watersports charity that welcomes everyone. Our activity centre and our entire activity programme is designed with accessibility at its core. If you have any additional needs or requirements and would like to discuss accessing any of our activities or courses, please call our admin team on 0117 929 0801 or click HERE for more information on our specific accessibility programme.

Have you ever wanted to have a go at rowing?  Our Youth Learn to Row Level 1 is the ideal opportunity to do just that, with the aim of this course being to get you out on the water as much as possible. This Level 1 is particularly aimed at complete beginners and requires no experience at all, teaching you all you need to know to get rowing out in Bristol’s beautiful Harbour.

You will:

  • Learn about safety, both on and off the water.
  • Be able to identify boats and equipment that you will be using.
  • Know what clothing to wear.
  • Learn the correct rowing technique.

You will be taught by qualified and experienced rowing coaches who will help you develop the skills you need to row safely and well on a skiff or gig.

You will be working together in a crew, so this course will enhance team working and bonding. You will be taught by qualified and experienced rowing coaches who will help you develop the skills you need to row safely and well.

Please note that the time required to complete this course does depend on ability and weather conditions. A certificate will only be issued if you have demonstrated the ability to complete all of the syllabus in appropriate weather conditions.

We do not have any specific dates set for 2019, but we are flexible about how the delivery of this course runs either over a period of six weeks or alternatively over a weekend. Please do contact us for more details.

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Price

£130.00

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What to bring with you

  • Please wear old clothes as you may get wet
  • A change of clothes/ Towel
  • Swimwear to wear under a wetsuit
  • Appropriate footwear: non -slip, closed toe shoes or trainers that you don’t mind getting wet
  • Warm/ waterproof clothing, including hat and gloves if the weather is cold, wet or windy.
  • Sun cream/sunhat if the weather is sunny and hot