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Manatee County Youth Rowing Summer Camps

Half and Full Day Camps for Children in 6th - 12th Grades

May 15, 2024

This summer your kids can learn to row, make new friends and enjoy paddle boarding and kayaking at Ft Hamer Park on beautiful Manatee River!  Manatee County Youth Rowing will once again be hosting their Long Skinny Boat Camps this summer and you are invited to join in the fun.



Learn to row in a positive environment with Manatee County Youth Rowing!  Full day camp dates are June 3-7, June 17-21 and July 8-12 from 8AM to 5PM.  The cost for the week is $350.  Half day camp is July 22-26 from 8AM to 12PM.  The cost for the week is $200.  Full day camp will be rowing in the morning and then paddleboarding and kayaking in the afternoon. Half day camp will be rowing only.  All camp participants will participate in a mini regatta on the last day of camp.




Additional Information: 

  • Coaching staff with over 25 years of experience teaching student-athletes the sport of rowing.
  • Beautiful location with shade trees, fully equipped bathrooms with a pavilion, an 8,000 sq. ft. fully enclosed and secure boat house and over 24 kilometers of rowable protected water.
  • Fully stocked professional gym environment with Concept 2 rowing “ergs”
  • See dolphins, manatees, and wildlife on the beautiful Manatee River
  • All students get an awesome memorable camp t-shirt
  • Bring sunblock, hat, sunglasses, towel, water shoes, sneakers and maybe a change of clothes. 
  • Students from 6th to 12th grade welcome.  Must be able to swim!

Manatee County Youth Rowing

1605 Fort Hamer Road Parrish, FL 34219

Phone: 941-232-8149

Email: trishjjax@outlook.com

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