Rowing

Grade Level:  Entering 8-12
Cost: $475
July 13 – 18, 2015
Monday–Friday, 8:30 AM - 4 PM
Saturday, 8 AM - 10 AM (RACE) 

 Beginners and experienced rowers can improve their skills with the help of qualified instructors.

Take Your Rowing to the Next Level

Whether you’re a competitive high school rower or a novice taking your first strokes, you’ll receive first-class instruction appropriate to individual development. Camp ends Saturday morning with an intra-squad race.

The program begins on Monday morning at WPI's Sports & Recreation Center with a swim test.  Participants must sign our swim agreement attesting to their ability during registration.   After the first morning, all participants should arrive and depart from the Donahue Rowing Center in Shrewsbury, MA. 

What to Bring?

-  For Monday swim test, please bring a bathing suit and towel.
-  Rowing unisuit or spandex-style shorts and t-shirt (loose clothing is not recommended)
-  Socks, hat and/or bandana, sunscreen
-  Water bottle and snacks
-  Rain Jacket, change of clothes and a towel are recommended (showers are available at the Donahue Rowing Center and at WPI)

Tentative Daily Schedule
8:30 a.m. Arrival at Boathouse (Tuesday - Saturday; On Monday report to WPI's Sports & Recreation Center)
8:45 a.m. Morning Row
11:15 a.m. Lunch
12:00 p.m. Free time - field games (croquet, badminton, horseshoes, Frisbee)
1:30 p.m. Afternoon Row
4:00 p.m. Afternoon Row Complete
4:15 p.m. END - departure from boathouse
 
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Have Questions?

Contact Summer Programs:
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280 
Phone: +1-508-831-4900
Fax: +1-508-831-5694
summer@wpi.edu