Para Rowing

There are two rowing clubs in South Australia that have the facilities to support adaptive athletes rowing.

Torrens Rowing Club are based within the metropolitan area with sheds within the city and at West Lakes. Murray Bridge Rowing Club are one hour away from the city training on the River Murray; both have excellent facilities and para programs.

South Australian Sports Institute (SASI) work alongside Rowing SA and Rowing Australia within the pathway program for talented Para athletes to represent the state and nation in Para Rowing events. SASI support ongoing recruitment of para athletes through the Talent Identification initiative for athletes with no prior rowing experience in the row4gold program, while Associate and High Performance Scholarships are also available.

 

 

Events at the international level include:

  • Shoulders and Arms
  • Trunks and Arms
  • Legs, Trunks and Arms

Classification and further information about Para athletes can be found on the Rowing Australia website.