Caldecotte Xperience

Rowing

Summer Course Dates: 

5th-9th August 2019 - £170

Location:
Caldecotte Xperience Water Sports Centre, Lakeside Grove, off H10 Bletcham Way, MK7 8HP

Bring:
Suitable comfortable clothing, plimsolls or trainers and a complete change of clothes and footwear (in case you get wet); please remember to bring a towel & shower gear.All applicants for must be confident in water. Buoyancy Aids are provided; wetsuits are available when necessary and appropriate.

Learn to Row:
A 5 day course for beginners on both land and on the water. Learn the basic skills of rowing on land based rowing machines (Ergos) and then take to the water in an sculling boat ideal for learning to row. Activities include core body training and fitness to promote your physical strength and endurance and assist in stability in a boat. Using games and skills sets to help develop confidence and balance on the water this all round course will teach you more than just the basics of rowing. It will enable you to become confident on the water in an adaptive craft and then move you onto a crew boat such as a coxed quad.

Working with young people with additional needs

We have some of the best additional needs facilities in the region and are the only local provider with adapted equipment and trained staff who can support young people with disabilities to fully participate in outdoor adventure learning and residential stays. We strive to ensure that the widest range of activities and programmes are available and accessible, even for young people with the most complex needs.