Registration is now open! LEARN TO ROW 12 WEEK CHALLENGE 7 May to 29 July 2023

What you’ll gain:

  • Learn a new skill (no experience needed)
  • Develop teamwork • Improve your fitness
  • Have a whole lot of fun with new friends
  • A greater appreciation for Wellington’s beautiful harbour, wildlife, and sunrises!


What’s needed?

  • No experience needed! Height, age, fitness levels are not a barrier
  • 5 friends/colleagues to make a crew, or
  • Register as an individual and we’ll find you a crew
  • A willingness to give it a go
  • Ability to tread water and swim 50 metres


What we provide:

  • Boats and safety equipment
  • Trained and experienced coaches
  • Up to 3 water-based training sessions per week, with one in the weekend
  • Two core fitness sessions a week
  • WRC season T-shirts for all crews
  • End of Season regatta and prizegiving


What does it cost?

  • Per person it is $36.25 per week, or $435 for the season
  • For a crew of 5 the cost is $2175 for the season
  • Plus, additional costs for 2-day rowing camp in Whanganui (All costs GST inclusive)


Want to know more or register?

  • Come to the introduction meeting upstairs at the club on Sunday 7 May 2023 at 2:30 pm
  • Contact Maria:


Funds raised from the Learn to Row Challenge event go towards funding plant for Wellington Rowing Club. Wellington Rowing Club provides opportunities for schools and the wider community to engage in the sport of rowing






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