2017 Free Rowing Lesson Day on Lake Merritt | Oakland
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Lake Merritt Boathouse | 1520 Lakeside Dr, Oakland, CA
Come to Lake Merritt in downtown Oakland and learn about rowing – an invigorating, intense, fun, and bonding sport which hosts a National Learn To Row Day every year in June.
2017 Learn To Row Day
Saturday, June 3, 2017 | 8 am to 12 pm
Lake Merrit Boathouse, 1520 Lakeside Dr, Oakland
Join the Lake Merritt Rowing Club for a free 90-minute rowing lesson in celebration of National Learn to Row Day. You will learn how to use a rowing machine, receive a boathouse tour, and actually row on Lake Merritt in a eight-person sweep boat.
If you are looking to get fit and have fun while spending time outside we have the sport for you. No previous rowing experience necessary.
Note: Participants must be at least 15 years old. Minors (under 18) must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Wear comfortable, tight-fitting athletic clothing (loose clothing can get in the way), socks, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and bring a bottle of water.
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