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TRY-ROWING DAY AT ARGONAUT ROWING CLUB – JULY 17, 2022
July 17, 2022
The Argonaut Rowing Club in Toronto invites current or aspiring para-athletes to try rowing on Sunday, July 17, 2022.
Rowing is terrific for building strength and cardiovascular fitness, making it a great cross training pursuit or just an enjoyable way to be active. Rowing is a fully accessible sport as the equipment can be adapted to accommodate the individual needs of the athlete.
Being out on the water brings a sense of freedom and the focus it demands clears the mind. For those who join a crew, pulling together builds tremendous teamwork.
The Argonaut Rowing Club has welcomed para-athletes with a wide range of abilities and unique needs, including the parasport classifications P1, P2, and P3.
Try-it Day, hosted by our para-athletes and other friendly club members, is free and includes:
- The opportunity to hear from Paralympian Victoria Nolan about what rowing means to her
- A lesson on the rowing stroke starting on our rowing machines
- Continuing the lesson in a boat, dockside
- Light refreshments
- Time to experience being by the lake, at the club, and to have your questions answered
There will be 2 sessions – one from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and another from 12 to 1:30 p.m.
The club is located on the Toronto waterfront at 1225 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto, ON M6K 3C1
Interested? Contact us for more information and to register by July 10 at: firstname.lastname@example.org
There is a sport for everybody. Rowing could be yours!