Skiff Course Advanced

Skiff course Advanced

Do you have experience in the Skiff or have you completed our Skiff Intermediate Course? Then you are prepared to sign up for our Skiff Advanced Course. During 8 weeks our coach will help you improve your technique and keep you in good shape. This cours is fit for everyone that would like to row in a Hassle Skiff.

Overview of the course:
• One person boat
• Rowing in a Hassle skiff
• Duration = 8 weeks / start 7 times a year
• Coaching and mentoring by our qualified coaches
• Berlagebrug Rowing Center offers rowing with professional coaching without the obligations of a club membership.

At the end of this course you will have a basic knowledge of:
• Rowing technique in theory and practice
• Material awareness and handling our rowing boats
• Safety and navigation rules

Skiff course Intermediate in Hassle Skiff required

8 weeks

1 Weekly Training

Berlagebrug Rowing Center
Weesperzijde 1094
1097 DS Amsterdam
Map & Route Description

Periods courses:
March – December
Course Agenda 2019


Frequently asked questions

Which rowers do we aim for in this course?

Anyone that will continue to row in a Hassle Skiff. You need previous experience in the Hassle skiff or comparable to sign up for this course. No experience yet? Please sign up for the Skiff Intermediate Course instead.

Would it be possible to rent a Skiff after finishing this course?

Unfortunately we do not rent out our boats. You can however sign up for a other course of book a personal workout in the Skiff

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.

I am going on holiday during the course, but want to row. Is that possible?

With exception of the Skiff beginners course, you can sign up for separate sessions. You then call us on that day (morning from 8:30 am and evening from 4:30 pm) so the head coach can see if there is a place available in a team with the same level of experience. The price of a separate session is €21 per hour.

When will I receive a confirmation of my registration?

For all single sculls courses, when you have paid, you are also directly placed and can participate in the course. A newsletter with all practical information will be sent in advance.

What is the policy on refunds?

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.