If you’re looking for a fun new sport, have always wanted to know more about the exciting sport of Olympic rowing, or just want to get into amazing physical shape, check out Atlanta Junior Rowing Association’s (AJRA) open house on Saturday, Aug. 18.
Current rowers and former AJRA rowers, parents and coaches will be on hand to answer any question from practice times to regattas to college recruiting. Interested teens will also be able get into a rowing shell, be shown basic rowing techniques, watch race footage and learn about land training equipment.
The open house will take place from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. for teens ages 12-18 and their parents at the AJRA boathouse next to Roswell River Landing at 245 Azalea Drive in Roswell. No rowing experience necessary.
Parking will be limited at the boathouse, but additional parking will be available at Azalea Park or Riverside Park. To find more information about AJRA go to www.ajracrew.com