Managing a University Beginner Programme

Guidance for university clubs who have large intakes of beginners each academic year


University can be a great opportunity to learn something new alongside your studies. A university rowing club offers a great chance to learn a new sport and make new friends all whilst enjoying the outdoors.

To assist planning for your university programme British Rowing has produced the following guidance document to support universities who have large intakes of beginners each academic year.

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