Summer Programs 2018

Learn to Row Camps – Summer 2018

Our summer ‘Learn to Row’ program provides rising 6th to 12th graders
​an introduction to rowing. The one week camps focus on the following:

  • Basics of the rowing stroke
  • Water safety and boat awareness
  • Conditioning, stretching and strength training
  • Introduction to training on the erg, the indoor rowing machine
  • Exposure to both sweep and sculling strokes
  • Establishing all the fundamental knowledge of crew
  • Enroll in multiple camps to build rowing skills and join our team in fall!
Weekly Camps:

Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 11:00 am
at our Jack London Aquatic Center boathouse
for those new to rowing
for those who have completed at least one week of Learn to Row.

  • June 11-15 Beginner
  • June 18-22 Beginner
  • June 18-22 Experienced-Beginner
  • July 9-13 Beginner
  • July 9-13 Experienced-Beginner
  • July 16-20 Beginner
  • July 16-20 Experienced-Beginner
  • July 30- Aug 3 Beginner
  • July 30- Aug 3 Experienced-Beginner
  • Aug 6 – Aug 10 Beginner
  • Aug 6 – Aug 10 Experienced-Beginner

Cost: Beginner — $275
Experienced-Beginner — $250​​

Register here!


Questions? Please call (510) 542-9673 or contact the registrar at

PLEASE NOTE: ALL rowers must provide a swim ability certificate signed by a lifeguard on the first day of practice; rowers without a swim ability certificate will not be allowed on the water. Swim ability certificates are available during the registration process or on the registration page.