WILMINGTON, N.C. – Cape Fear River Rowing Club will hold an open house at its location in the Wilmington Marine Center, 3410 River Road, on Saturday, June 7, from 8:30 to noon in conjunction with the 13th annual National Learn to Row Day sponsored by USRowing and Concept2
Visitors will tour the club’s boathouse, learn proper rowing technique on the rowing machine, then row on the Cape Fear River with experienced club members.
This is a free event. Attendees must be at least 14 years old and in good physical condition to use the rowing machine and participate in on-the-water rowing. Please wear fitted, athletic clothing, socks and sun protection.
The Cape Fear River Rowing Club was founded in 1989 by a group of rowers who were looking to bring recreational rowing to the region. The organization continues to promote and share the sport of rowing on the Cape Fear River.