Welcome to ERG ED: Paddling Towards Success with Tulsa Public Schools, The George Pocock Foundation and the Tulsa Youth Rowing Association!

Are you ready to embark on an exciting fitness, teamwork, and personal growth journey? Look no further than the ERG ED program, a collaborative initiative between Tulsa Public Schools, The George Pocock Rowing Foundation, and the Tulsa Youth Rowing Association.

Let us take you through what ERG ED is all about.

What is ERG ED?

ERG ED is an innovative physical education program that brings the world of rowing into the classrooms of Tulsa Public Schools.

This unique program is designed to engage students of all ages in a fun and challenging fitness experience while promoting valuable life skills.

ERG ED Promotes

Physical Fitness



Critical Thinking

Leadership Skills

Key Features of ERG ED


Fitness for All Ages: ERG ED is suitable for students of all ages, making it an inclusive program that can be enjoyed from middle school through high school.

Teamwork and Collaboration

Rowing is a team sport, and ERG ED encourages students to work together, fostering a sense of camaraderie and teamwork.

Life Skills:

Beyond physical fitness, ERG ED helps students develop critical life skills such as discipline, goal setting, and time management.

Healthy Competition

Students can participate in friendly competitions, motivating them to push their limits and achieve their personal best.


ERG ED is open to students of all fitness levels and abilities. It’s a program where everyone can find their place and thrive.

How It Works:

Classroom Integration

ERG ED integrates into Tulsa Public Schools’ physical education curriculum. Students can learn and practice rowing techniques right in their school gymnasium.

Professional Guidance

Physical Educators in Tulsa Public School receive training from our coaches to ensure the highest level of instruction and supervision for our ERG ED program.

Progress Tracking

Students can track their progress, setting personal fitness goals and witnessing their improvements over time.

Events and Competitions

ERG ED provides the opportunity for rowing events and competitions, allowing students to showcase their skills and compete with peers from other schools.

Join the ERG ED Movement

ERG ED isn't just a physical education program; it's a pathway to personal growth, fitness, and lifelong friendships. By participating in ERG ED, students at Tulsa Public Schools are getting active and acquiring the tools they need to succeed in various aspects of life. Join us on this incredible journey of self-discovery and teamwork. Let's row our way to success together! For more information on getting involved with ERG ED in Tulsa Public Schools, contact the Tulsa Youth Rowing Association at It's time to paddle towards a brighter, healthier future with ERG ED!