In addition to the regular programs on this page, we also offer fun summer programs for kids!
Beginners sweep class
This is a 3 week class that meets on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday
evenings. By the end of class you will be capable of joining the experienced group.
Beginner Sweep Dates
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 5:30pm – 7:15pm
Session 1 June 18-July 5
Session 2 July 16-August 2
Session 3 August 6-August 23
Experienced sweep rowing
If you have ever rowed before you are eligible to join our adult evening sweep program. We meet on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 to 7:15pm and Saturday mornings 7:30 to 9:00am. We are a mixed group of men and women of all ages, fitness levels and skills. We love new folks so don’t worry if it takes you a while to get back up to speed. We are all patient.
This is a drop in program meeting on Monday and Wednesday evening. The amount of instruction depends upon how many people drop in. This is a good program for experienced scullers who want a little instruction. Experienced scullers, feel free to volunteer to help out a night or two with this program.
Introduction to Surfski paddling:
- Warm up clinic Wednesday, JULY 18 in the evening; with Joe Shaw, former national team paddler
- Main clinic with Sean Rice; Thursday, JULY 26 5pm-8pm
- Fee: $95 for both sessions
- To register, go to: http://www.yourpaddlelife.com/#map
All welcome, equipment provided.
We offer a free membership to veterans. Just contact us and set up an appointment to get a key fob and an orientation.
A meditative kayak program is available at our boathouse thru the Springfield Vet Center. Register with them. It is veterans only program that meets in the summer on Wednesday mornings.
Veterans are welcome at no charge to any of our rowing programs or schedule a private lesson with us.
Veterans dragon boating
New this summer will be dragon boating. Stay tuned for more details.
High school and middle school crew
We run a team rowing program for high school and middle school students, during the school year. It meets after school, at the boathouse, 3:15 to 5:15 everyday. High school rowers practice 5 days/week, middle school rowers practice 3 days/week.