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National Learn to Row Day on Lake Quinsigamond - June 1, 2013

National Learn to Row Day on Lake Quinsigamond - June 1, 2013


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Saturday, June 1, 2013, is National Learn to Row Day. 

Rowing clubs around the country will be celebrating National Learn to Row Day on June 1st.  Worcester-area residents can participate and learn about this amazing sport by visiting the Quinsigamond Rowing Association (QRA) on Lake Quinsigamond in Shrewsbury, MA.  On June 1st, the QRA will provide an introduction to rowing technique, safe handling of boats, using the ergometer (rowing machine), and other important information related to rowing.  Weather permitting, all participants will have the opportunity to row in an eight-person boat.

National Learn to Row Day is sponsored by US Rowing and Concept2, which support rowing for both competitive and recreational rowers. US Rowing is the governing body for the sport of rowing in the United States.  Concept2 is the manufacturer of the leading indoor rowing machine used for training in the sport of rowing.






Details on National Learn to Row Day at QRA:


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Time:  Starts promptly at 7 am and ends at 10 am
Location:  Donahue Rowing Center - 237 N. Quinsigamond Ave - Shrewsbury MA
RSVP:  Registration is required:
Contact quinsigamondrowingassociation@gmail.com or coachspielberg@gmail.com to reserve your spot.

What to Bring:  Wear exercise clothing that is comfortable but close to the body. 
Long hair should be tied back. Hats/caps and sunglasses recommended.


All participants must sign a liability waiver and confirm ability to swim.  This event is for ages 18 and over.

For more information on National Learn to Row Day on Lake Quinsigamond, view the flyer for the event.




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Comment balloon 3 commentsKathryn Acciari • May 11 2013 10:36AM


Kathryn, this would be fun to learn how to row!     Wonder how many will sign up?

Posted by Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time (House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373) over 7 years ago

Joan:  It is a great sport! See if there is a Learn to Row event near you.

Posted by Kathryn Acciari, Brand Ambassador and Business Coach (Century 21 Real Estate) over 7 years ago

I would love to learn how to row a boat. Well actually I do know how but not expertly! In down town Houston in front of the George Brown Center there is a huge man made lake and kayak lessons are given there.

Posted by Sussie Sutton, David Tracy Real Estate for Buyers & Sellers (David Tracy Real Estate) over 7 years ago