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Middle School Programs

Middle School Fall 2018

Philadelphia City Rowing offers a FREE Middle School Program that introduces students in 7th and 8th grade to the sport of rowing. Students must attend a Philadelphia Public or Charter school to participate the program.

Practices are at Lloyd Hall, #1 Boathouse Row, on Mondays and Wednesdays-4:15-6:15pm and Saturdays 12-2pm.  Students will learn about rowing both on the water and through land workouts.  In addition to PCR provides a general introduction to fitness, nutrition education, and environmental education. Enrollment is limited. 

All students will need to demonstrate they can swim one lap and tread water for two minutes.  Swimming lessons are offered to students who cannot pass the test.  

The Fall program will begin on Monday September 17th.

Registration is now OPEN.  You can sign up online HERE

To download and print an application, click HERE