Looking for a fun new sport? Come learn to row or improve your skills at Saint Andrew Rowing Club. This program is for any rising 6th through 12th grader who wishes to learn more about the sport of rowing or experienced rowers interested in improving their skills. Campers learn rowing safety, boat handling, terminology, and beginner thru advanced rowing techniques, all while enjoying a beautifully wooded area along the Chattahoochee River.
Our experienced coaching staff and seasoned athlete-volunteers make the SARC experience like none other. You will learn about the sport through hands-on experience in eight and four-man rowing shells with the most continuous time on the water of any rowing camp in the Metro Area!
Intro to Rowing Camp - 1/2 Day Sessions: At St. Andrew Rowing, we offer Summer programs for all levels of athletes. SA's Intro Summer programs are designed for anyone from 7th through 12th grade who have not previously participated in a rowing program or who wishes to continue developing their rowing skills in a non-competitive environment. These programs include week-long sessions with both 1/2 day and full-day options. This program does not require any previous experience or athletic ability.
Intro to Rowing - Full Day Sessions: Includes Intro to Rowing program as well as other activities around the boathouse. This program is the entire day, with pickup at 4:00 pm. Offered Monday-Friday 8:30-4:00 p.m.
|Dates:||1/2 Day||Full Day|
|Week 1: 6/1-6/5||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Week 2: 6/8-6/12||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Week 3: 6/15-6/19||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am||Monday - Friday||8:30-4:30pm|
|Week 4: 6/22-6/26||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Week 5: 6/29-6/3||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Week 6: 7/6-7/10||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am||Monday - Friday||8:30-4:30pm|
|Week 7: 7/13-7/17||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Week 8: 7/20-7/24||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Week 9: 7/27-7/31||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am||Monday - Friday||8:30-4:30pm|
Advanced Intro Camp - 2 week Sessions: SA's Advanced Intro Camp, is a 2 week, ½ day format designed for rowers who have completed an Intro to Rowing program and want to expand their rowing skills. This program is for returning Summer participants that are hoping to build on existing skills and improve technique.
|Dates||Days||2 wk Adv Session|
|Begins Week 1: 6/1-6/5||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Begins Week 3: 6/15-6/19||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Begins Week 5: 6/29-6/3||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
|Begins Week 7: 7/13-7/17||Monday - Friday||8:30-11:00am|
Development Camp: June 22 - July 26 (Tentative)
This camp is for any youth rower or coxswain with a minimum of one season of experience. The camp will focus on the development of technique, maintenance of physical fitness, and preparation for competition. Rowers will have the opportunity to spend time in both sweep and sculling boats. Coxswains are encouraged and there will be time spent one-on-one with the coaches to develop skills.
Tentatively: The camp will culminate in a trip to Daytona Beach, FL to compete at the 23rd Annual Halifax Summer Regatta. In addition to multiple racing opportunities, there will be an opportunity to enjoy some beach time with fellow teammates.
The daily practice will occur in the mornings and afternoons with the following schedule :