Olympic Rowing Experience

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Olympic Rowing Experience

Key Points

Sunday 14th May or Sunday 17th September 2017

  • A once-in-a-lifetime chance to row with Olympic GB Rowers
  • Coaching from GB qualified rowing coaches 
  • Take the water in Henley, the home of GB Rowing

About the day

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This experience is the unique opportunity to Row alongside a GB Rower, past, present and no doubt future medal winners as well. Meet at a boat club in Henley where you will be welcomed by the GB Rowers and introduced to life as an elite rower. Initial coaching will be done on the rowing machines where advice on techniques will be given. Then to the boat shed where the boat familiarisation will take place.

Quadruple sculls will take to the water complete with a GB Rower in each boat and each boat crew will have a short RELAXING training session on the water. We will endeavour to mix and match the crews and GB Rowers.

At the post experience reception, you will be joined by the GB Rowers and a Rowing Gold Medalist to enjoy the post regatta Hospitality with the chance to talk all things London 2012 and Rio 2016 with the athletes.

Map

Remenham Ln, Henley-on-Thames

FAQs

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Who is the experience suitable for?

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The minimum age for this activity is 12 years old.

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Can I bring spectators?

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Additional guests are welcome to watch proceedings throughout the day and to attend the reception and photo session with the rowers, though an extra charge will be made for the meal.

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What should I bring with me on the day?

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It is recommended that you bring/wear comfortable clothes suitable for sports activities, and also that you bring a change of clothes.

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How does this work?

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All you have to do is pay for the experience and we’ll send a voucher through the post, then you just need to check the info and book your experience.

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What about insurance?

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The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence.

Terms and Conditions

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