Advanced course

Midweek, weekend, evening, touring

Advanced course

Did you finish the Learn to Scull courses? Start with our Advanced courses! During this course you will improve your rowing technique. You will learn material awareness and handling our rowing boats The speed of your boat will also improve as the intensity of the session will increase. You will make more miles every session.

You have several option to choose from during different days and times of the week.

The Advanced course has a special option to extend your sessions! Always looking forward for making more miles in a longer session so you could explore new parts of the River Amstel of the Canals? You can choose the option of touring (1,5 hour per session).

Overview of the course:

  • Rowing in stable rowing shells to ensure your safety.
  • 1 hour per session (Evening of Weekend)
  • 1h15 per session (Midweek)
  • 1h30 per session (Touring)
  • Coaching provided by our qualified staff
  • The Rowing Center offers rowing with professional coaching, without any obstacles like membership fees.

Experience
Learn to Scull 1&2 required

Duration
8 weeks

Commitment
1 Weekly Training

location
Berlagebrug Rowing Center
Weesperzijde 1094
1097 DS Amsterdam
Map & Route Description

Periods Courses:
January – December
Course Agenda 2019

Price
€135,- (weekend/evening/midweek)
€203,- (Touring)

Frequently asked questions

What is a rowing course and how does it work?

At 6 times in the year, a rowing course of 8 weeks starts. You can sign up individually. We will schedule you together a team of up to 4 people. You can also compose a team of 4 people yourself.

I've never rowed before. For which rowing course can I register the best?

The Learn to Row course 1 for a team.

Where can I sign up for a rowing course?

On the homepage, as well as on the page of the relevant course.

When will I receive a confirmation of my registration in a team?

After completing and submitting the form, you will receive a confirmation in the mail that the form has been sent. In the week preceding the course you will receive an email with the day and time we have been able to schedule you. After that you will receive an email with the invoice for the rowing course.

 

I am going on holiday during the course, but want to row. Is that possible?

With the exception of the Learn to Row course 1, existing customers can book a separate extra lesson. You then call us on that day (morning from 8:30 am and evening from 4:30 pm) so the head coach can see if there is a place available in a team with the same level of experience. The price of a loose lesson is €21,-.

 

Do lessons proceed in bad weather?

Yes! Rowing is an outdoor sport that has proceeds in all weather types. Also with rainy and windy conditions. If the weather is so bad that we cannot proceed outside, an alternative program will be organized.

Should I be able to swim?

In order to participate in all rowing activities at the Rowing center, you must be in possession of swimming diploma A (or similar).

Are there also rowing courses for juniors?

For children aged 10 to 14 years we have special youth rowing courses. You can read more about this under the heading ‘ Courses ‘. In addition we organize in the holidays ‘Splashweken’ for youth.

What is the refund policy?

When signing up for the rowing course you agree to the Terms and Conditions. Once you are scheduled for the course there is no refund of the amount possible. The withdrawal of the course is possible up to 2 weeks before the course starts. We will charge an amount of €25,- administration fees in that case.