Experienced course

Start with sculling!

During the first two courses you will learn the basics of sweep rowing (one oar per person). In the third course (Learn to Scull 1) you will start sculling (two oars per person)

Experienced course

Overview of the course:
• 4 person stable rowing boat
• 1 hour per class
• Coaching and mentoring by our qualified coaches

Each course is 8 weeks. 

At the end of this course you will have a basic knowledge of:
• Theoretical and practical knowledge of sculling technique
• Material awareness and handling our rowing boats
• Safety and navigation rules

When you have finished the experienced course you can go on to the Advanced course!

Finished Beginner & Development course

8 weeks

1 weekly training

TopRow Haarlem
Noord Schalkwijkerweg 101
2034 JA Haarlem
Map & Directions

Period courses:
January – December


Frequently asked questions

What is a rowing course and how does it work?

At 6 times in the year, a rowing course of 8 weeks starts. You can sign up individually. We will schedule you together a team of up to 4 people. You can also compose a team of 4 people yourself.

I've never rowed before. For which rowing course can I register the best?

The beginner course

What happens after I've completed the experienced course?

You can then sign up for the follow-up course: the advanced course

And after the advanced course?

Then you can continue rowing with the expert course.

Where can I sign up for a rowing course?

On the homepage, as well as on the page of the relevant course.

When will I receive a confirmation of my registration in a team?

After completing and submitting the form, you will receive a confirmation in the mail that the form has been sent. In the week preceding the course you will receive an email with the day and time we have been able to schedule you. After that you will receive an email with the invoice for the rowing course.

Do lessons proceed in bad weather?

Yes! Rowing is an outdoor sport that has proceeds in all weather types. Also with rainy and windy conditions. If the weather is so bad that we cannot proceed outside, an alternative program will be organized.

Should I be able to swim?

In order to participate in all rowing activities at the Rowing center, you must be in possession of swimming diploma A (or similar).

Are there also rowing courses for juniors?

At this moment we dot have rowing courses for youngsters.

What is the refund policy?

When signing up for the rowing course you agree to the Terms and Conditions. Once you are scheduled for the course there is no refund of the amount possible. The withdrawal of the course is possible up to 2 weeks before the course starts. We will charge an amount of €25,- administration fees in that case.