Junior Summer Rowing Courses

A five-day intensive course for 14–18 year olds led by top coaches, coxes and fitness experts.

The Boathouse in Putney is home to Sport Imperial’s popular summer rowing courses, which take place during July and August each year.

The courses have been developed for junior rowers aged 14 – 18 years and is designed to help participants improve their rowing ability as well as their overall health and fitness over five days. Available as residential or non-residential, the summer rowing course runs from Monday to Friday at Sport Imperial’s High-Performance Rowing Centre on the Putney Embankment.

What to Expect

All participants will take part in an intensive week-long programme which will include two-morning sessions on the water followed by a programme of land-based afternoon sessions designed to improve the mental and physical aspects of your rowing including; ergo technique, video analysis, strength and conditioning training, nutrition seminars, motivational talks.

The 2019 rowing course has been tailored to different abilities and ages, offering two types of courses Junior Competitor and Junior Performance.

Junior Competitor

The competitor camp will focus on progressing from quads and doubles to singles, and improving sculling technique.

Junior Performance

The performance camp course participants are expected to have significant experience in a single scull. The programmer aims to prepare athletes for competing in top boats at prestigious regattas in the summer.

Course Dates and Fees

Course DateCourse TypeAccommodation TypePrice (Non-residential)Price (residential)
22-26 JulyMixed course CompetitorResidential accommodation available for boys only£540£725
29 July-2 AugustMixed course PerformanceResidential accommodation available for boys only£640£825
5-9 AugustMixed course CompetitorResidential accommodation available for girls only£540£725
12-16 AugustMixed course PerformanceResidential accommodation available for girls only£640£825
19-23 AugustMixed course CompetitorResidential accommodation available for boys only£540£725

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Junior Rowing Courses