The Rowing Academy at Park View Academy of Sport combines a variety of academic pathways with high level training and performance. Opportunities exist for athletes to compete at club, regional and national level. Rowers will receive up to 10 hours of coaching per week both on and off the water focusing on technical ability, general fitness and race strategy.
Park View Academy of Sport are excited to be partnered with Chester-Le-Street Amateur Rowing Club who provide the facilities for our rowing students. The school-club link offers athletes aged 16-19 the opportunity to access the water, you will be coached by Holly Young from the club.
The Rowing Academy is open to all individuals whether you are new to the sport or, are already involved within rowing. The programme aims to target each individual’s unique needs, with personalised training programmes. Continual progression will be monitored through weekly one to one meeting with the head coach.
Rowers involved in the programme will have access to all equipment at Chester-Le-Street Amateur Rowing Club during training sessions, access to strength & conditioning, physiotherapy, nutritional support and indoor rowing facilities.
WHAT WE OFFER
COACHING & WATER TIME
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING
SPORTS INJURY & REHABILITATION SUPPORT
BRITISH ROWING TRAINING STRUCTURE
Rowers will have access to the indoor tank at Durham University during periods where the river is inaccessible. Park View Academy of Sport have a 2000m long stretch of water, which is ideal for all types of rowing training. Rowers will follow the GB rowing performance programme and as such receive coaching on the water and on land.
FREE TRACKSUIT AND KIT
Each student enrolled on our programme will receive a full nike training kit and tracksuit. The kit itself is worth over £150 and will be free for all of our students.