ROWING IS GROWING
Mercer County YMCA’s in collaboration with the Princeton National Rowing Association (PRNA) and
the Mercer County Park Commission are excited to bring a brand new program, Rowing Is Growing,
to Mercer County residents ages 12-15. The program begins February 2019.
Rowing Is Growing introduces youth in undeserved communities to the sport of rowing – using YUSA’s “Safety Around Water” curriculum to enhance participants’ comfort level in the water, while encouraging their interest in the sport of rowing.
Parent Information Session Is Mandatory
Choose one of the following dates:
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Capital Area YMCA 431 Pennington ave. Trenton 6:00-7:00 pm
Thursday, January 10, 2019 Hamilton Area YMCA 1315 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd, Hamilton 6:30-7:30 pm
Applications for the rowing program will be available at the Parent Information Sessions and are due by January 17, 2019.
Starts February 5, 2019
Tuesdays & Thursdays • 6:15 -7:15 pm All sessions at the Hamilton Area YMCA
Swimming will be taught by certified Hamilton Area YMCA instructors. Rowing will be taught by a PNRA instructor.
To test out of this level, student must be able to swim two laps and tread water for two minutes.
Presented by the Hamilton Area YMCA, Hopewell Valley YMCA, Capital Area YMCA, Mercer County Park Commission and Princeton National Rowing Association.