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2022 Summer Youth Programs

This summer 2022 GLR will be offering youth rowing programs for Middle School, High School and Youth athletes for Summer 2022, starting on Monday, June 20th. Programs for Summer 2022 are offered in two 4-week Sessions going from mid June to mid August.

  • All GLR Coaches & Greater Lawrence Community Boating Program Staff have been trained in required Covid-19 Safety Protocols. Full details of the Boathouse Covid-19 Safety Protocols can be found at www.communityboating.com
  • All participating athletes will be required to provide a signed Covid-19 Waiver form that can be downloaded here.
Competitive Summer Boys

This program is for experienced U17, U19 & U23 athletes with at least one year’s experience rowing and racing in sculling boats or sweep boats and at least two consecutive seasons of competitive rowing at the high school level. Training will focus on increasing fitness, developing high speed rowing technique and producing strength during the best time of the year to be rowing. Rowing will be focused on sweeping in 8s and 4s with some opportunity to scull. The Summer competitive teams will be run by director and head coach Mike Kapp.

Session 1: June 20th through July 14  (4 weeks) – Click HERE to Register

Session 2: July 18th through August 11 (4 weeks) – Click HERE to Register

Practice: 4 Days per week

Monday through Thursday, 6:00-8:00am

Fee: $300 (per Session)

Coach: Mike Kapp

Capacity: 24

Competitive Summer Girls

This program is for experienced U17, U19 & U23 with at least one year’s experience rowing and racing in sculling boats or sweep boats and at least two consecutive seasons of competitive rowing at the high school level. Training will focus on increasing fitness, developing high speed rowing technique and producing strength during the best time of the year to be rowing. Rowing will be focused on sweeping in 8s and 4s with some opportunity to scull. The Summer competitive teams will be run by director and head coach Mike Kapp.

Session 1: June 20th through July 14  (4 weeks) –Click HERE to Register

Session 2: July 18th through August 11 (4 weeks) –Click HERE to Register

Practice: 4 Days per week

Monday through Thursday, 8:00-10:00am

Fee: $300 (per Session)

Coach: Mike Kapp

Capacity: 24

High School Learn to Row

This program is for High School Athletes (Girls & Boys mixed) who have little to no sculling or rowing experience. In this program you will start from the beginning in a training sweep catamaran to build skills that will enable you to row in recreational and possibly racing singles and sweep-oared team boats. The Summer learn to Row programs will be run by Novice Head coach Thomas Kapp.

A swim test is required for those that don’t already have one on file.  The swim test form can be found here.

Session 1: June 21 – July 14 (4 weeks)  – Click HERE to Register

Session 2: July 19 – August 11 (4 weeks) –Click HERE to Register

Practice: 2 Days per week

Tuesday & Thursday 3:30-5:30pm

Fee: $160 (per session)

Coach: Thomas Kapp

Capacity 18

Highschool/Youth Rec Rowing

The Youth Rec program is for athletes (Girls & Boys mixed) with at least one year’s rowing experience. This is a non-competitive program for those seeking to maintain fitness and enjoy the recreational benefits of sculling or sweeping while improving their skills and technique under the guidance of a Coach. Boats available to use include the club’s Rec Singles, Training Singles, Double sculls, and larger sweep boats.

A swim test is required for those that don’t already have one on file.  The swim test form can be found here.

Session 1: June 21 – July 14 (4 weeks)  Click HERE to Register

Session 2: July 19 – August 11 (4 weeks)– Click HERE to Register

Practice: 2 Days per week

Tuesday & Thursday 1:30-3:30pm

Fee: $160 (per session)

Coach: Thomas Kapp

Capacity 18

Youth Novice Rec Rowing

The Youth Novice Rec program is for Novice Athletes (Girls & Boys mixed) with at least one season’s rowing experience. This is a program for those seeking to maintain fitness and enjoy the recreational benefits of rowing while improving their skills and technique under the guidance of a Coach. Boats will primarily be focused on sweeping in 8s and 4s with access to sculling boats, under the coaches discretion, as well. The Summer youth recreational programs will be run by Novice Head coach Thomas Kapp.

Session 1: June 20 – July 15 (4 weeks) – Click HERE to Register

Session 2: July 18 – August 12 (4 weeks) –Click HERE to Register

Practice: 3 Days per week

Monday, Wednesday & Friday 1:30-3:30pm

Fee: $220 (per session)

Coach: Thomas Kapp

Capacity: 18

A swim test is required for those that don’t already have one on file.  The swim test form can be found here.

Middle School Learn To Scull / Learn-to-Row

This program is for Middle School Athletes (Girls & Boys mixed) who have little to no sculling or rowing experience. In this program you will start from the beginning in a training scull and training sweep catamaran to build skills that will enable you to row in recreational and possibly racing singles and sweep-oared boats. The Summer learn to Row programs will be run by Novice Head coach Thomas Kapp.

A swim test is required for those that don’t already have one on file.  The swim test form can be found here.

Session 1: June 20 – July 15 (4 weeks) –Click HERE to Register

Session 2: July 18 – August 12 (4 weeks) – Click HERE to Register

Monday, Wednesday & Friday 3:30-5:30pm

Practice: 3 Days per week

Fee: $220 (per session)

Coach: Thomas Kapp

Capacity: 18

Summer Lifting Program

This is a new program for Summer 2022 being offered for athletes (Going into 9th grade or older) specifically looking to increase strength and lifting experience during summer afternoons. The sessions will be twice a week led by Head coach Mike Kapp and will be a mixture of power lifting and circuit based training. Some sessions will include Coach mike leading the way in the workout and demonstrating lifting techniques.

Session 1: June 21 – July 14 (4 weeks)  Click HERE to Register

Session 2: July 19 – August 11 (4 weeks) –Click HERE to Register

Practice: 2 Days per week

Tuesday & Thursday 5:45 to 6:45pm

Fee: $180 (per session)

Coach: Mike Kapp

Capacity 12