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Registration begins Monday April 15th for Tempe Residents and Monday April 22nd for non-residents. Click Here to Register

All Classes meet at 550 East Tempe Town Lake, Tempe AZ 85281

Beginner
Learn to Row is the starting point for new rowers. Rowers will be in bigger boats and learn at a steady pace throughout the class.

Advanced
Open Rowing and Sculling focuses on rowing for fitness and technical growth with an option of racing at local and regional regattas.

 

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. 480-350-8069
63031 18 yrs+           Sa/Su 6/1-6/23          6:30-8:30 a.m.           $96
63033 18 yrs+           T/Th    6/4-6/27          5:45-7:45 p.m.           $96
63032 18 yrs+           Sa/Su 6/29-7/21       6:30-8:30 a.m.           $96
63034 18 yrs+           M/W    7/8-7/31          5:30-7:30 a.m.           $96
63035 18 yrs+           Sa/Su 7/27-8/11       6:30-8:30 a.m.           $72

 

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 or commensurate experience. *No class 7/27. 480-350-8069
63089 18 yrs+           T          6/4-8/13          5:30-7:30 a.m.           $99 Morning
63086 18 yrs+           T          6/4-8/13          5:45-7:45 p.m.           $99
63090 18 yrs+           Th       6/6-8/15          5:30-7:30 a.m.            $99 Morning
63087 18 yrs+           Sa       6/1-8/10*          6-8 a.m.          $90
63088 18 yrs+           Su       6/2-8/11          6-8 a.m.          $99

  

Tempe Town Lake Rowing Club

Designed for advanced rowers to use equipment during non-program hours. Once joining the club, participants may check-out equipment during club times and train. Prerequisites: Coordinator permission and a successful re-entry test. Club Fee: $60/year and $20/month to be an active member. To register, contact the Boating Office at 480-350-8069.
NO CODE     18 yrs+           T/W/Th/F        6/4    5:30-7 a.m.   

 

Adult Paddling Classes 

Intro to Kayaking

Taught 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. 480-350-8069

63060 18 yrs+           Sa       6/8-6/29          8:30 -10:30 a.m.   
63061 18 yrs+           T          6/4-6/25          5:45-7:45 p.m.     
63063 18 yrs+           T          7/9-7/30          7-9 a.m.               
63062 18 yrs+           Sa       7/13-8/3          8:30-10:30 a.m.    

Essentials of Kayak Touring

Taught 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-in” touring kayaks. All equipment provided. No experience necessary. Register early. 480-350-8069

63038 18 yrs+           Th       6/6-6/27          5: 45-7:45 p.m.    
63036 18 yrs+           Sa       6/8-6/29          6:30-8:30 a.m.     
63039 18 yrs+           Th       7/11-8/1          5:45-7:45 p.m.   
63037 18 yrs+           Sa       7/13-8/3          6:30-8:30 a.m.  

Glow Paddle

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: $35; Youth Fee: $20. 480-350-8069

63040 10 yrs+           T          6/13    7:30-9:30 p.m.     
63044 10 yrs+           T          6/27    7:30-9:30 p.m.   
63048 10 yrs+           T          7/11    7:30-9:30 p.m.      
63052 10 yrs+           T          7/25    7:30-9:30 p.m.    
63056 10 yrs+           T          8/8       7:30-9:30 p.m.   

Intro to Stand up Paddling

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

63064 18 yrs+           Sa       6/1       7-8:30 a.m. 
63065 18 yrs+           T          6/4       5:45-7:15 p.m.     
63066 18 yrs+           Sa       6/8       7-8:30 a.m.   
63067  18 yrs+          T          6/11    5:45-7:15 p.m.     
63068 18 yrs+           Sa       6/15    7-8:30 a.m. 
63069 18 yrs+           T          6/18    5:45-7:15 p.m.        
63070 18 yrs+           Sa       6/22    7-8:30 a.m.  
63071 18 yrs+           T          6/25    5:45-7:15 p.m.       
63072 18 yrs+           Sa       6/29    7-8:30 a.m.  
63073 18 yrs+           T          7/9       6-7:30 a.m.  
63074 18 yrs+           Sa       7/13    7-8:30 a.m. 
63075 18 yrs+           T          7/16    6-7:30 a.m.   
63076 18 yrs+           Sa       7/20    7-8:30 a.m. 
63077 18 yrs+           T          7/23    6-7:30 a.m.   
63078 18 yrs+           Sa       7/27    7-8:30 a.m.  
63079 18 yrs+           T          7/30    6-7:30 a.m.   
63080 18 yrs+           Sa       8/3       7-8:30 a.m.   
63081 18 yrs+           T          8/6       6-7:30 a.m.   
63082 18 yrs+           Sa       8/10    7-8:30 a.m.   
63083 18 yrs+           T          8/13    6-7:30 a.m.   

SUP (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 7/7. 480-350-8069

63091 18 yrs+           Su       6/2-8/11*        7-8:30 a.m.                $90   
63092 18 yrs+           W        6/5-6/26          5:45-7:15 p.m.           $36    
63093 18 yrs+           W        7/10-8/14       6-7:30 a.m.                $54    

Stand-Up Paddling Yoga

Students will enjoy paddling on the lake, then anchoring boards and setting yoga breathing to begin. S.U.P. yoga will feature seated and standing yoga postures, including sun salutations, lunges and downward-facing dog. We will take a few quiet meditation moments before paddling back. Please visit www.tempe.gov/boating for a schedule of classes. Prerequisite: Intro SUP or commensurate experience. Fee: $35. 480-350-8069

63278 18 yrs+           Sa       6/15    8:30-10 a.m. 
63279 18 yrs+           Sa       6/29    6-7:30 p.m.  
63280 18 yrs+           Sa       7/13    8:30-10 a.m. 
63281 18 yrs+           Sa       7/20    6-7:30 p.m.   
63282 18 yrs+           Sa       8/10    8:30-10 a.m. 
63283 18 yrs+           Sa       8/24    5:30-7 p.m.        

Youth Boating

Junior Rowing

Our Junior Recreational Rowing Program (high school-age participants) trains three days per week during the summer. Float test will be held at the Kiwanis Recreation Center on the first day of class at 8am. Come down to the lake and try this sport for improved fitness and fun! 480-350-8069

63084 13 yrs+           M/W/F             6/10-7/5          7-9 a.m.          $84  
63085 13 yrs+           M/W/F             7/8-8/2            7-9 a.m.          $84   

Youth Kayaking

Whether you are looking for a class that will prepare your son/daughter for a family kayaking trip or an opportunity for them to learn a new activity, this class is for you. Our ACA certified instructors will focus on stroke technique, fitness specific to kayaking and on the water fun and games! Youth must be between the ages of 10 and 18 to participate. No experience necessary Fee: $25. 480/350-8069.

63094 10-18 yrs       T          6/11, 6/18      7:30-9 a.m.  
63095 10-18 yrs       T          6/25, 7/2         7:30-9 a.m.   
63096 10-18 yrs       T          7/9, 7/16         7:30-9 a.m.   
63097 10-18 yrs       T          7/23, 7/30      7:30-9 a.m.   

Youth Stand-up Paddling

Are your kids looking for a fun class out on the water this summer? If so, they will love Stand-up Paddling. Our instructors will focus on stroke technique, fitness specific to paddling and on the water fun and games!. Youth must be between the ages of 10 and 18 to participate. No experience necessary Fee: $25. 480/350-8069.

63098 10-18 yrs       Th       6/13, 6/20      7:30-9 a.m.    $25   
63099 10-18 yrs       Th       6/27    7:30-9 a.m.    $15    
63100 10-18 yrs       Th       7/11, 7/18      7:30-9 a.m.    $25    
63101 10-18 yrs       Th       7/25, 8/1         7:30-9 a.m.    $25