The Wayland-Weston Crew Team invites residents of all ages to come down to the Wayland Town Beach and join us for a “Learn to Row” and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, September 24, 8:00 am – noon.
Here’s your chance to get in a boat for a “Learn to Row” session on beautiful Lake Cochituate. See what it’s like, whether you are a Middle School or High School student who might be interested in High School Crew, or an adult who just wants to try it out. (Min age: 13 yrs.) You will be accompanied by experienced rowers and an experienced coxswain and one of our excellent coaches. To sign-up for the Learn to Row, please follow this link: http://www.doodle.com/pcz2g8qg83pxchse
Fast facts for the Learn to Row:
–Sign up for a one-hour time slot. Sign up with your child, or sign up with friends, or have your child sign up with friends.
–Check in at the boathouse and you will be shown where to meet with one of our coaches and your fellow rowers.
–One of our coaches will introduce you to the basic stroke and the equipment.
–You will join seven other rowers, including experienced rowers from the team, and an experienced coxswain, and row around lovely Lake Cochituate.
–You do not need any prior experience.
–You should wear athletic clothing that is close fitting (tights, bike shorts or similar). Use layers on top, depending on the weather.
–When you are all done, enjoy your pancake breakfast–you deserve it after rowing!
Breakfast and learn to row, $30; just breakfast, $10.
While you are at the beach, cheer on the high school team as they row thousands of kilometers on rowing machines in order to raise money for their equipment.
Proceeds from the event go toward the purchase of new rowing equipment. Donations are tax-deductible as Wayland-Weston Rowing Association is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization.