Anchorage Rowing Association
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Year 1

Rowing Classes

Non Member Private Lesson $50.00
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Learn to Row (LTR): A class for an adult beginner (if you are 18 or under see our junior page).  Learn to row in an 8 person sweep rowing shell (this is where you have a 13 foot oar on either the port or starboard side of the boat). The class starts with a mandatory pool/safety/technique session followed by sessions at our Sand Lake facility.  This class will be followed by Novice Rowing if you want to continue.

2022 LTR 1 May 8 (Pool) 8am to 10am, May 9,11,16,18 6pm to 8pm.  Register here

2022 LTR 2 May 8 (Pool) 8am to 10am, May 13 6pm -8pm, May 14, 15 11:30am to 1:30pm.  Register here


Novice Sweep Class: You will row Mondays and Wednesdays from Monday 5/23 to Wed. 6/29, 6-8PM (no class on Memorial Day 5/30). In this class you will learn the fine details of rowing and prepare to race as a novice. This is your coached practice time throughout the season.

This class meets at our Sand Lake Facility and will take the quick overview you got from Learn to Row and break down the fine details of rowing at a pace that will let you and your teammates master skills during the month of June, preparing you (we hope) to race with the Novice team. Once you've signed up for this class you are considered a member of the Anchorage Rowing Association. Your membership fee will be waived, and to progress onto the Novice racing team for the remainder of the summer you will pay a monthly membership fee of $80.00 for the months you are rowing on liquid water.
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Learn to Scull (LTS): This class is an introduction to sculling (you have two 10 foot oars in your hands). You will be rowing both single and multiple person shells.  You need to complete a float test verification form or wear a PFD while in a boat. This class will be followed by Novice Sculling if you want to continue.

2022 LTS June: June 10th 6-8pm, june 11 &12 10am to 12pm. Register here

2022 LTS July: July 29th 6-8pm, July 30 & 31 10am to 12pm.  Register here


NOVICE SCULLING CLASS (JUNE & JULY)

This class is for those who have taken the June or July Learn to Scull, or who have previously taken Learn to Scull from ARA. Novice Sculling Class starts Tuesday June 14, 2022 through July 28, 2022, Tues/Thurs 6-7:30 am.

This class meets at our Sand Lake Facility and will take the quick overview you got from the Learn to Scull class and break down the fine details of rowing at a pace that will let you and your teammates master skills during the month of June & July, preparing you (we hope) to race with the Novice team. Once you've signed up for this class you are considered a member of the Anchorage Rowing Association. Your yearly membership fee will be waived, and to progress onto the Novice team for the remainder of the summer you will pay a monthly membership fee of $80.00 for the months you are rowing on liquid water.

Register here