COMPETITIVE CAMPS [AGE 14-18]
SESSION I - Club Nationals - June 12 to July 15
SESSION II - Canadian Henley - July 17 to August 12
Steel City Rowing’s Competitive Camps are designed for rowers focused on achieving a high level of success at USRowing's Club Nationals and The Royal Canadian Henley. The practices are rigorous and led by top level coaches. During training, rowers will have the opportunity to refine their technique both in sculling and sweep boats, while building strength and endurance. Athletes will be trained with on-the-water skill development, at least twice a day, plenty of video feedback and auxiliary physical and mental conditioning. All on site in our world class facility.
Junior Camps [Ages 12-18]
LEARN TO ROW 9:30AM-3:30PM
WEEKLY Sessions FROM JUNE 18 to July 30
The Camps will introduce campers to the FUN-damentals of rowing and water safety by one of our USRowing certified coaches. Campers will progress from sweep rowing (one oar per person in 8 or 4 person boats) to sculling (2 oars per person, in 4, 2 and 1 person boats) and have a lot of fun along the way.
No Sessions the weeks of July 2nd and July 9th
ROWING FOR FITNESS 9:30AM-NOON
WEEKLY SESSIONS from June 11 to July 30
This camp is designed for an athlete with at least 1 season of on-the-water experience. Rowers will improve their fitness and technique during this relaxed camp.
No sessions the weeks of July 2nd, July 16th, or July 23rd
Youth Camps [Ages 8-11]
WILDLIFE RIVER CAMP 9:30AM-3:30
WEEKLY Sessions FROM JUNE 11 to july 30
The antithesis to the busy school year, this camp is a meandering adventure exploring the Allegheny River and Sycamore Island.
No Sessions the weeks of June 18th, July 2nd, July 23
Riverfun Camps 12:30 - 3:30
Weeks of July 2 and August 6
Meets Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday of the given weeks.
The River Fun Camp offers needs based scholarships for children ages 8 to 11 upon approval from Steel City Rowing Club. Space is limited to 12 campers and is on a first come first serve basis.
Campers will explore the Allegheny River in kayaks and canoes while learning about the wildlife and ecosystems. Plenty of time for swimming and paddle boarding, too. An excursion to Sycamore Island is a camp highlight.
Safety First. All campers wear a life vest and counselors keep an eye on all the fun. In stormy weather the camp will move into the boathouse community room for an afternoon of games and crafts.
Steel City Rowing Club reserves the right to cancel a camp due to lack of registrations. Advanced notice will be given if minimums are not met.