Frequently Asked Questions
- Do I need to be able to swim?
Yes. All rowers must pass a swim test before the first water practice.
- Will rowing help me get into good shape?
No -- rowing will help you get into GREAT shape.
- Can rowing count as gym for my home school instruction plan?
Rowers frequently put rowing down as part of gym on their home school instruction plans. (Disclaimer: whether an activity is acceptable as gym is up to your school district and New York state regulations.)