Fall Schedule

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Registration Begins 8/12 for Tempe Residents and 8/19 for non-residents

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Teen Programs


Float Test

All rowing participants must complete a 10-minute float test and watch a U.S. Rowing Safety Video (does not include paddling classes). If you have rowing experience but are new to the City of Tempe Rowing Program, you must fulfill this requirement. For additional information, please contact the Boating Office at 480-350-8069.


Junior Learn to Row

This session will give athletes a chance to find out if rowing is for them and learn some of the basics of rowing before they join the team. Float test will be held at Kiwanis Recreation Center. Class fee is applied to Junior Rowing Team if participant registers for the fall session. For more information call 480-350-8069.
64215  13 yrs+           M-F    8/26-8/30          4-6 p.m.          Fee: $45        TTLM


Junior Rowing

Our Junior Rowing program (ages 13 through 18) has a Varsity & Novice component. We are competitive, training five days per week in preparation for races locally and around the country. Come to the lake and join one of the fastest growing sports in the country! No class 9/3, 11/28 and 11/29. 480-350-8069
64216  13 yrs+           M-F     8/26-12/11       4-6 p.m.          Fee: $450      TTLM


Adult Rowing Classes

Adult Learn to Row Workshop

Find out what rowing on Tempe Town Lake is all about! This workshop will introduce you to rowing and our program where you will meet our coaches and other rowers. This program is a great way to find out if rowing is for you! Learn to Row Workshop fee counts toward the cost of the full learn to row session (call for details 480 350-8069). No float test required and no experience necessary!
64181  18 yrs+           Sa/Su 8/25-8/26          7-9 a.m.          TTLM  Fee: $30


Adult Learn to Row

Designed for first-time rowers, this course will introduce the basics of rowing safety and boat-handling. Proper rowing technique and fitness development are stressed. Participants must pass a 10-minute float test and have a basic level of fitness. The first class will include a float test/safety video. First three classes are mandatory. *No Class 11/9.480-350-8069

64180 18 yrs+           Tu/Th  9/3-9/26          9-11 a.m.       TTLM  Fee: $96
64176 18 yrs+           Sa/Su 9/7-9/29          7-9 a.m.          TTLM  Fee: $96
64177 18 yrs+           Sa/Su 10/5-10/27     7-9 a.m.          TTLM  Fee: $96
64178 18 yrs+           Sa/Su 11/2-11/23*    7-9 a.m.          TTLM  Fee: $72
64179 18 yrs+           Sa/Su 11/30-12/15   7-9 a.m.          TTLM  Fee: $72


Adult Novice Open Rowing & Sculling

This class is designed to bridge the gap between Learn to Row and Open Rowing & Sculling. Rowers will get a chance to row in team boats with experienced athletes and take part in hybrid technical/racing practices. Class can be repeated until rower is ready to move to Open Rowing & Sculling. Prerequisite: Learn to Row *No Class 8/31. **No class 11/9. ***No class 9/1. ****No class 11/24.

64285 18 yrs+           Sa       8/24-10/12*    6:30-8:30 a.m.           TTLM  Fee:$70
64286 18 yrs+           Sa       10/19-12/14** 7-9 a.m.        TTLM  Fee: $80
64287 18 yrs+           Su       8/25-10/13*** 6:30-8:30 a.m.         TTLM  Fee: $70
64288 18 yrs+           Su       10/20-12/15**** 7-9 a.m.     TTLM  Fee: $80


Adult Open Rowing and Sculling

This session brings experienced rowers together and is designed with athletes in mind. Sweep-rowers and scullers may try either discipline; class utilizes cross-training, video analysis and flexibility and focuses on a high-level of rowing. Prerequisite: Learn to Row & Novice Learn to Row or commensurate experience. *No class 8/31 & 11/9. **No Class 9/1 & 11/24. ***No class 11/28. 480-350-8069

64219 18 yrs+           Sa       8/24-9/29       6:30-8:30 a.m.
                                   Sa       10/5-12/14*    7-9 a.m.          TTLM  Fee: $144
64220 18 yrs+          Su       8/25-9/29       6:30-8:30 a.m.
                                   Su       10/6-12/15**  7-9 a.m.          TTLM  Fee: $135
64222 18 yrs+           T          8/27-10/29     5:30-7:30 a.m.           TTLM  Fee: $90
64224 18 yrs+           T          9/3-12/10       9-11 a.m.       TTLM  Fee: $135
64217 18 yrs+            T          8/27-12/10     5:45-7:45 p.m.           TTLM  Fee: $144
64223 18 yrs+           Th       8/29-10/31     5:30-7:30 a.m.           TTLM  Fee: $90
64225 18 yrs+           Th       9/5-12/12***   9-11 a.m.       TTLM  Fee: $126
64218 18 yrs+           Th       8/29-12/12*** 5:45-7:45 p.m.           TTLM  Fee: $135


Tempe Town Lake Rowing League

This League is perfect for companies or groups looking for a team experience and friendly competition. Participants are coached by experienced coaches. Team must be a minimum of 10 members or a maximum of 20 members. Teams will practice Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday. A championship regatta will be held Saturday, October 19. M/W float test will be held 9/4, 5pm at Kiwanis. Tu/Th float test will  be held 9/5, 5pm at Kiwanis. 480-350-8069
NO CODE     18 yrs+           M/W    9/9-10/16       5:45-7:45 p.m.           TTLM
NO CODE     18 yrs+           T/Th    9/10-10/17       5:45-7:45 p.m.           TTLM

Tempe Town Lake Club Rowing

This program is designed for advanced rowers able to row (singles and doubles only) on Tempe Town Lake. Rowers will check-out equipment during Club Rowing times and train on their own. Prerequisites: Coordinator permission and a successful re-entry test on file. Club Fee: $60/year (year round program); Rowing Fee: $20/month. Contact the Boating Office at 480-350-8034 to register.
18 yrs+           T/W/Th/F        8/27    5:30-7 a.m.    TTLM


Adult Paddling Classes


Introduction to Kayaking

Developed by ACA-certified kayak instructors, this is a perfect class for all levels of paddling experience. This class will focus on basic strokes and maneuvers as well as fitness, boat-handling and rescues in “sit-on-top” kayaks. All necessary equipment will be provided. No experience necessary. This class meets 4 times. Fee: $70. 480-350-8069

64201 18 yrs+           Sa       9/7-9/28          9-11 a.m.       TTLM
64202 18 yrs+           Sa       10/6-10/27     9-11 a.m.       TTLM


Essentials of Kayak Touring

Developed by ACA-certified kayak instructors, this class will refine your kayak touring skills and is perfect for all levels of experience. Instructors focus on basic and intermediate strokes and maneuvers as well as fitness, boat-handling and rescues in “sit-inside” touring kayaks. All equipment provided. No experience necessary. Register early. This class meets 4 times. Fee $80. 480-350-8069

64182 18 yrs+           Sa       9/7-9/28          7-9 a.m.          TTLM
64183 18 yrs+           Sa       10/5-10/26     7:30-9:30 a.m.           TTLM


Half-Day Kayaking Trip to Canyon Lake

Apply what you learned from Intro to Kayaking or Essentials of Kayak Touring in this half-day trip to Canyon Lake. Space is limited and this class will fill up quickly! All necessary boating equipment will be provided. No experience necessary so come one, come all for a great time out on the water. 480-350-8069

64200 18 yrs+           Sa       11/16  6:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.    TTLM  Fee:    $60


Glow Kayak

The wildest and brightest Glow Paddle on Tempe Town Lake. Join us for a night under the stars while we glow and glide across the water. In addition to all necessary kayaking equipment, participants will receive glow in the dark accessories. Feel free to wear glow in the dark clothing items that you don’t mind getting wet. Register early. Adult Fee: $30; Youth (age 10-17) Fee: $15. ALL YOUTH MUST HAVE AN ADULT REGISTERED WITH THEM (1 adult to 3 youth). 480-350-8069

64184 10 yrs+           F          9/13    7-9 p.m.          TTLM
64188 10 yrs+           F          9/27    7-9 p.m.          TTLM
64192 10 yrs+           F          10/11  7-9 p.m.          TTLM
64196 10 yrs+           F          10/25  7-9 p.m.          TTLM


Introduction to Stand-up Paddling

Join the fastest-growing water-sport in the country on Tempe Town Lake. No experience necessary; this class will teach you the basics of Stand-up Paddling. All equipment is provided. Fee $25. 480-350-8069

64204 18 yrs+         T          8/27    5:30-7 p.m.    TTLM
64212 18 yrs+           T          9/3       5:30-7 p.m.    TTLM
64203 18 yrs+          Sa       9/7       7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM
64213 18 yrs+           T          9/10    5:30-7 p.m.    TTLM
64205 18 yrs+          Sa       9/14    7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM
64206 18 yrs+          Sa       9/21    7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM
64207 18 yrs+          Sa       9/28    7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM
64214 18 yrs+           Sa       10/5    7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM
64208 18 yrs+          Sa       10/12  7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM
64209 18 yrs+          Sa       10/19  7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM
64210 18 yrs+           Sa       10/26  7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM
64211 18 yrs+            Sa       11/2    7:30-9 a.m.    TTLM


Stand-Up Paddling Fitness

Once you have learned the basics of SUP, stay in shape by taking SUP Fitness. This class will focus on fitness and advanced paddling technique. Prerequisites: Intro to Stand-Up Paddling or commensurate experience. *No class 11/24. 480-350-8069

64231 18 yrs+           Su       9/8-12/15*      7-8:30 a.m.    TTLM  Fee:$126
64232 18 yrs+           W        9/4-12/11       6-7:30 p.m.    TTLM  Fee:$135


Stand-Up Paddling Yoga

Enjoy paddling on the lake, anchoring boards and setting yoga breathing. S.U.P. yoga features seated and standing yoga postures, including sun salutations, lunges and downward-facing dog. We will take a few quiet meditation moments before paddling back. Prerequisite: Intro SUP or commensurate experience. Fee: $35. 480-350-8069

64226 18 yrs+           Sa       9/7       9-10:30 a.m.  TTLM
64228 18 yrs+           Sa       10/12  9-10:30 a.m.    TTLM

Tempe Town Lake Club Paddling

This program is designed for advanced paddlers able to paddle on Tempe Town Lake (SUP & Kayak). Paddlers will check-out equipment during Club Paddling times and train on their own. Prerequisites: Coordinator permission and a successful re-entry test on file. Club Fee: $30/year (year round program); Paddling Fee: $10/month. Contact the Boating Office at 480-350-8034 to register.

18 yrs+           W        8/24    7-8:30 a.m.    TTLM