National Learn To Row Day 2015

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June 6 started out gray, but the sun came out in time to welcome a record 75 participants to our National Learn To Row Day event.

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Coaches Sara Nevin and Jess LaFrank took our newest rowers out on the water in the EBRC barge.

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Men’s team captain Ken Croley taught proper boat handling, going over the parts of the racing shell and coxing each group to the water and back with an 8:

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We were thrilled to welcome so many participants to this year’s National Learn To Row event on the Estuary — welcome to our newest novices!

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If you weren’t able to join us for National Learn To Row Day, don’t worry — we have more events throughout the year! Watch the EBRC event calendar for more opportunities to join us down at the boathouse.