With the right guidance, persons with a visual impairment first learn the basic technique on dry land and also experience what it is like to row together with a team (and an experienced helmsman or woman) in a real boat and go out on the water.
A blog and beautiful pictures from our most recent experience in Amsterdam can be found by clicking here.
The ultimate goal is to connect interested rowers with sustainable programming at their local rowing club. In order for this to happen, awareness and education is required for both partnering organizations and local rowing facilities. Questions regarding becoming a partner, participating or volunteering can be answered by writing firstname.lastname@example.org or using the contact form.
'Overwinnaars, slagklaar, go!’ is a new pilot program in the Netherlands introducing physical coaching elements from a successful training program called ‘Survivors Fight Back’ from the USA, combined with the mental elements of LifeCrafting.