Berkeley High School Crew: Summer Learn-to-Row Camps

Summer & Holiday Camps
Preteens, Teens

Established in 2009, Berkeley High Crew’s summer rowing program offers local students, ages 11 and up, a chance to try this unique, growing sport with the Berkeley High School Crew coaches and current team members. Come spend time on the water with us this summer -- no experience is required!! We offer three weeks of Learn-to-Row camps for new rowers. Registration is limited to 30 participants. 

Learn-to-Row Camp #1 – REGISTER
WHEN: June 24–28, 2019, Noon to 3 pm
FEE: $250
LOCATION: Jack London Aquatic Center (JLAC)
DETAILS: This camp provides a fun introduction to the sport of crew. Campers learn the basics from the Berkeley High coaches and also get to meet some of our current varsity student-athletes. This camp will focus on the development of basic rowing skills using rowing machines, our 16-person training barge, and 8-person racing shells.

Learn-to-Row Camp #2 – REGISTER
WHEN: July 22–26, 2019, Noon to 3 pm
FEE: $250
LOCATION: Jack London Aquatic Center (JLAC)
DETAILS:  same as Learn-to-Row Camp #1

Learn-to-Row Camp #3 – REGISTER
(For Advanced Beginners and New Rowers)

WHEN: August 12-16, 2019, Noon to 3 pm
FEE: $250
LOCATION: Jack London Aquatic Center (JLAC)
DETAILS: For new rowers and more advanced beginners. New rowers will focus on learning the basics, while our experienced campers will continue to develop their skills, learn more advanced technique, and begin working on fitness.

Registering for Learn-to-Row Camps

  1. Complete the online registration via links above.
  2. Complete a swim test. Proof of swimming proficiency is required to participate in the camp. Print a swim test form available here. At a pool of your choice, ask a lifeguard to administer the swim test and sign the form. Bring the form to the first day of camp.

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For questions, email us at summercamps [at]

BHS Crew summer camps
summercamps [at]