Youth Rowing Programs

Fostering a Love for the Sport of Rowing on Victoria's Beautiful Gorge Waterway

We offer winter, spring, and summer youth programs, and host the GVYRS High School Rowing League in the fall. Join our announcement list to be notified as programs become available.

Junior's Program Overview
Program Overview

There are year-round opportunities for Junior rowers . Many kids row every season year-round. Others mix and match rowing seasons with other activities. It's up to you.

Two youth rowers on the dock.
Spring Juniors - New & Experienced

Fun and welcoming environment for fitness, well-being, or performance goals.

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Age: Grades 9-12
Experience: All levels, including those new to rowing

3 times/week: Wednesday & Friday 4-6pm, Saturday 11am - 1pm.
April-June 
$630 + GST

Summer Youth in a Quad.
Summer Juniors -  Experienced

Fun and welcoming environment for fitness, well-being, or performance goals.

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Age: Grades 9-12
Experience: At least a learn-to-row graduate.

4 days/week, Tues, Wed, Thurs and Sat at 9-11am
July & August
$350 + GST per month

If you can’t commit to a regular schedule during summer, buy a Punchcard for drop-in access to Junior practices.


Rowers in a quad viewed across Halkett Island.
Summer Juniors - Learn-to-Row

Fun and welcoming environment for fitness, well-being, or performance goals.

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Age: Grades 9-12
Experience: none required

2 days/week. Tue & Thurs at 9-11am
July & August.
$175 + GST per month

If you can’t commit to a regular schedule during summer, buy a Punchcard for drop-in access to Junior practices.


Youth rowers erging.
Junior Punchcard

Can't commit to a structured Juniors program, but still want to row? Purchase a 10-row Punchcard for drop-in access to Juniors practices.

Age: Grades 9 - 12
Experience: At least an LTR graduate level of experience is required to use a Punchcard.

10 rows. $275 plus GST
Expires annually on March 31.
 

Youth day camp rowers
Full Day Camp

Introduce juniors to the sport of rowing. Includes a fun ice cream day on Friday!

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Age: 14 - 18
Experience: All experience levels are welcome, including those new to rowing.

1 week Blocks. Monday - Friday, 9am to 3pm
$315 + GST

Block 1: July 22-26
Block 2: August 12-16    

Four youth rowers in long sleeved jerseys.
Fall High School League

Our club partners with Greater Victoria Youth Rowing Society (GVYRS) and area schools to host school teams.

Age: Grades 9 - 12
Experience: All levels, including those new to rowing.

Returning next September-October

The youth rowing in the
Fall "No School"

For those whose school doesn’t participate in the High School League. Practice alongside the Fall High School League, but don't compete at LVISSA regattas.

Age: Grades 9 - 12
Experience: All levels, including those new to rowing.

Returning next September-October

Youth rowers erging.
Winter Juniors - New & Experienced

Fun and welcoming environment for fitness, well-being, or performance goals.

Age: Grades 9-12
Experience: none required

Returning next winter!

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