junior rowing

Rowing is a fantastic club sport for teenagers.It teaches self reliance, team work, sportsmanship, how to get up in the morning and it is a LOT of fun. It is a great exercise using all the major muscle groups in the body, so you will get in shape if you aren’t already.

OIR offers a competitive junior rowing program.

  • There are two seasons.
  • Both are open to teenagers from age 13 through 18 or older if still in high school.
  • This is a coed program
  • We will teach you how to row which is a skill that will be with you for life.
  • This is a competitive program but it is totally inclusive and we will find a place for everybody and help you be your best whatever your abilities.
  • Fall
    • Starts at the beginning of September
    • Ends in early November
    • Races are longer ‘head races’ typically 5km and longer.
  • Spring
    • Starts at the end of February
    • Ends at the end of May
    • Races are shorter sprints from 500 to 2000 meters

Contact  coach Martin Taylor if you want to learn more.