2017 Programs

Learn to Row     Touring / Tours     Full Season Rowing     Card Rower

IRow - Youth Rowing   (age 14 to 18)
iRow

May 16th to June 10th

Tuesday and Thursday 6:15pm to 8:15pm
and Saturday 7:00am to 8:30am
Location: Boat House (Tudhope Park beside ball diamond)

  • - Introduction to Rowing - basic skills
  • - Crew training
  • - Skills and Competition
  • - Racing & Endurance training
  • - includes Barrie High School Regatta June 10th

$140 / per person

Registration & Information:

  • ** Registration for all programs is still open **
  •  
  • Come out to the boat house any Saturday 8:30 am
  • (in Tudhope Park beside ball diamond)

for further information:
  email us at info@orilliarowingclub.com
  or leave a voice message at 705-326-3519

iRow

Learn to Row for AdultsMay 27/28   or   June 10/11

Rowing is the best overall fitness sport going; fun for families and individuals.   Experienced rowing instructors will introduce you to the fundamentals and help you develop your skills and safety awareness as you crew in a variety of boats.   Participants are treated to a friendly encouraging experience, as they crew with club members in a variety of boats.   By the end, you will feel confident in your ability to come out to row and to take advantage of one of the best overall fitness sports going.

Discover rowing on Lake Couchiching and just how much fun it can be. Learn the basic techniques and develop your rowing skills through a combined land and lake program and practise on the water with learners and experienced rowers as fellow crew members. There is plenty of opportunity to learn and gain basic skills in a relaxed and encouraging environment.

  • A "Learn to Row" course is required for any person who has never rowed before.
  • Location: Boat House (Tudhope Park beside ball diamond)
  • Saturday - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Sunday - 9:00 am to Noon
  • fee includes all rowing instruction, use of equipment, BBQ lunch on Saturday, Club T-shirt and mandatory RowOntario and Rowing Canada fees

regatta

Registration & Information:

  • ** Registration for all programs is still open **
  •  
  • Come out to the boat house any Saturday 8:30 am
  • (in Tudhope Park beside ball diamond)

for further information:
  email us at info@orilliarowingclub.com
  or leave a voice message at 705-326-3519

$185 / per person



Full Season Memberships:   [ back to top ]

Unlimited rowing opportunities during scheduled row times (May to September)

All Tours - (see Day Tours section)

Access to Ergometer rowing machines throughout the off season (October to April)

  • Prerequisite: - Learn-to-Row or previous membership with the Orillia Rowing Club or another recognized rowing club AND are in good standing

  • Fee includes the Rowing Canada & RowOntario fees ($35 - Sport / Recreational rower; $100 - Competitive rower)
        not included are any additional costs for regatta entry fees, equipment transportation costs, coaching hours

  • 15 hours of Volunteer Time to support club activities is strongly encouraged, see Volunteer Opportunities

Sport Rower    $375 plus $35 Rowing Canada & RowOntario sport rower fees$410

Competitive Rower    $375 plus $100 Rowing Canada & RowOntario competitive fees$475


Card Rower: $90 for 5 rows   [ back to top ]

  • Pay-as-you-Row plan

  • For anyone who has already had an “Learn-To-Row” course or has previous rowing experience, who wants to row for a limited number of times in a summer or wants to row a few more times before deciding to get a full membership

  • Not included are the Rowing Canada & RowOntario sport rower fees ($35), if not already paid. These fees are a one time additional cost per season per person


Day Tours  [ back to top ]

  • Get out this summer and see Lake Country from on the water!   We plan to host an organised rowing tour at least once a month on a different lake or local waterway throughout the rowing season.  Bring a picnic lunch and a sense of adventure as you join a rowing crew in our stable “un-tippable” touring boats.   We'll combine the physical challenge of rowing with plenty of time to relax, swim and take in the beauty of the Ontario shoreline.   Follow us on Facebook for announcements of the tours as they are planned.

  • Prerequisite: - Learn-to-Row and current membership with the Orillia Rowing Club or another recognized rowing club.