New York, June 22, 2017– Row New York is excited to share the joy of rowing during Waterfront Alliance’s City of Water Day on July 15th, 2017 at our boat launch in Canarsie, Brooklyn.
City of Water Day is the perfect opportunity to try something many people have never attempted before: rowing. The totally free event will teach the basics of the sport, get people out on the water and give them the chance to explore our newest site.
Those interested in participating can simply stop by our boat launch for the family-friendly event at the following times for land-based and water-based rowing sessions and site tours:
Address: 1310 Paerdegat Ave North, Brooklyn, NY 11236
Time: 12noon – 5 pm, weather permitting
Notes: On water experiences for people 14 and up with signed waiver; On land experiences open to all
About Row New York
Row New York is a NYC-based non-profit whose mission is to serve under-resourced communities. We teach a unique program, combining competitive rowing with academics and college prep, to move our kids through high school as well as college. We offer rowing programs to adults throughout the year – fees from these programs help sustain our mission-based programs. To learn more visit www.rownewyork.org.