On Friday October 1, Rowing Without Limits, TopRow and Gehandicaptensport Nederland joined forces to offer people with a visual impairment the opportunity to get acquainted with rowing. With the right guidance, they first learned the basic technique on dry land. Then they stepped with a team (and an experienced helmsman or woman) in a real boat and experienced what it is like to row together on the waves of the Amstel River in Amsterdam!
Partners in the Netherlands join forces to offer people with a visual impairment the opportunity to get acquainted with rowing.
Timur Yaldiz gave us permission to post his answer to the question (in Dutch) "why is rowing important?" Timur suffers brain trauma from a recent motorcycle accident.
Rowing Without Limits will support Gehandicaptensport Nederland to provide an exciting sports day for the Visually Impared