Philadelphia Rowing: Breaking Barriers
March 31 - October 9, 2017
From humble roots powering 18th century ferries, to the establishment of the enduring Schuylkill Navy, Philadelphia has long been our nation's center for rowing. Throughout rowing's esteemed history there have been innovations and accomplishments that have broken barriers of class, gender, race and ability. Uncover stories of the first women's club, leading-edge adaptive rowing, and the empowerment of individuals who have risen from modest beginnings to personal fulfillment and gold-medal achievements.
Upcoming rowing programs:
Boat Body Blade Kayaking Class
Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sign-up information coming soon.
Reel Paddling Film Festival
Saturday, May 6, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Check back soon for more details about upcoming programs.