Frequently Asked Questions
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I don't know how to row, can i learn?
I used to row, but haven't done it for a while, which squad should i join?
What kind of boats can I row?
At UNSWRC we row everything from singles to eights, and race at a range of events from Scullers Head of the Nepean to Head of the Yarra.
Do I have to race?
Absolutely not! If you would like to race you are more than welcome to. We race under Rowing NSW at local Sydney regattas as well as a few rural ones. If you do not wish to race, that is completely fine! We offer a social membership tailored to you.
I can't make all the training times listed, can i still join?
If you can't make all the training times listed that is perfectly fine for the Masters, Varsity and Intermediate squads.
Can I compete at Uni Champs?
You sure can! Provided you know how to row, you are welcome to come and compete with us at the Australian University Championships in September. Just email the University Captain, but be sure to get in early!
What does my membership cover?