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Tulsa Rowing Club Juniors Offers Basic Training for 8th Grade and High School Athletes – Aug 27th-31st

The Tulsa Rowing Club Juniors are looking for high school aged athletes to join their competitive high school program.  The program is offering a basic training program for beginners to the sport the week of August 27th to 31st. The basic training session will take place at in Catoosa, OK due to low river levels in the downtown Arkansas at this point in time. Sessions will run Monday through Friday from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. The cost for the basic training is $100.  Interested participants can register for the training online at:

http://tulsarowing.org/juniors/?page_id=105

The TRCJ program was recently featured on Explore Tulsa. See video below (We are the first segment on the video)

An informational video showing the activities of the basic training week can be viewed at the following URL.

http://tulsarowing.org/juniors/?page_id=279

The club is coming off a very successful 2011-12 rowing season and has grown to sixty members in a short period of time. This past summer over fifty student athletes tried to the sport for the first time. The team regularly competes on the national level and our athletes are also successful in gaining college scholarships at universities all over the US.  Most recently, the club placed ninth in the nation in the women’s varsity fours.

The club is recruiting individuals who are looking for a challenge and are interested in becoming involved in one of the fastest growing high school sports in the city of Tulsa.

Participants in the basic training will learn rowing technique, boat handling and safety aspects to the sport.

For online sign-up to the training please visit the club’s website at
http://tulsarowing.org/juniors/?page_id=105

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