2020 Winter Little Vikings

2020 Winter Little Vikings

4th–6th Grade

Cortlandt Rowing rowers at West Point Academy’s Indoor Rowing Tank Facility. The closest practice to being on the water!

A coached rowing program for 4th–6th grade youth to learn the basics of the sport of rowing. There’s a place on the team for everyone.

  • 11 week program, runs from 11/23 – 2/16 (any snow days will be rescheduled one additional week out after 2/8).
  • Coached practices at our indoor facility located at our new location 210 6th Street, Verplanck culminating in one sessions at West Point Academy’s Indoor Rowing Tank Facility to start learning how to use the oars! (pictured at above).
  • A sport for everyone! If your strength is not in rowing, we will train you to lead rowers as a Coxswain, and develop your leadership skills.

Fee $125 per youth rower


PRACTICE SCHEDULE

Please note some Sundays! No practice during Thanksgiving weekend. Use signup sheet link each week to let us know if your rower is attending!

Saturday, 11/23, 9:30am–10:30am
Sunday, 12/8, 12:30pm–1:30pm
Saturday, 12/14, 9:30am–10:30am
Saturday, 12/2, 9:30am–10:30am
Saturday, 1/4, 9:30am–10:30am
Saturday, 1/11, 9:30am–10:30am
Saturday, 1/18, 9:30am–10:30am
Saturday, 1/25, 9:30am–10:30am
Saturday, 2/1, 9:30am–10:30am
Saturday, 2/8, 9:30am–10:30am
Sunday, 2/16 9:00am-10am at Westpoint’s Army Boathouse (detailed directions will be sent out)


LOCATION

CCRA’s Indoor Facility: 210 6th Street, Verplanck (the Old Schoolhouse, 2nd floor)


CURRICULUM

  • Learn to row basic stroke using Concept 2 Rowing Machines with certified Concept 2 indoor instructor
  • Learn the parts of the boat and basic commands
  • Watch short videos of on-water rowing and discuss what good rowing looks like
  • Row 1 session in West Point’s Indoor Tank Facility using real oars in moving water, the closest thing to being on the water without being on the water! Spring session will follow with 2 sessions in the tanks.

REGISTRATION FORMS AND PAYMENT

You must be a current member of US Rowing in order to participate in CCRA activities. See registration instructions here.

Click here to go to the online registration and payment page.

Payment can be made during online registration via PayPay ($5 fee). Or send a check payable to CCRA, and mail to: Cortlandt Community Rowing Association, PO Box 530, Verplanck, NY 10596.

Questions? E-mail [email protected], or call Mrs. Dina Tompkins at (914) 589-9112