Campers will be instructed on the basic skills required to succeed at a top rowing college. Our campers represent a variety of athletic backgrounds. Many have never rowed before, while some have extensive high school experience. We will tailor the camp experience to fit the needs of the individuals. The camp will be staffed by University of Wisconsin coaches and oarsmen. The staff/camper ratio will be kept low to ensure safety and individual attention. Health services staff will be on call to offer assistance. All sessions of Badger Sports Camps are open to any and all entrants, limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender.

THE SPRING CAMP IS OPEN FOR REGISTRATION!

If you are interested in being added to our email distribution list please email badgercamps@athletics.wisc.edu (subject: Boys Rowing Camps).

Come join the Badger Men's Rowing team and learn the basics of rowing at our state-of-the-art Porter Boathouse. Camp sessions will be led by the UW Coaching staff and campers will be using rowing machines and our moving water tanks. 

  • Open to any and all males in grades 9-12.
  • $40 per camper
  • Check-in: from 12:30PM to 1:00PM at Porter Boathouse
  • Check-out: from 4:00PM to 4:15PM at Porter Boathouse
  • All sessions will be held at Porter Boathouse
  • Campers and parents/guests may take part in a campus tour prior to the camp. Those wishing to attend should arrive at Porter Boathouse at 10:50 AM, with the tour taking place from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM.
  • REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE FRIDAY, MARCH 27TH AT 12:00PM OR WHEN MAXIMUM CAPACITY HAS BEEN REACHED!

Please click the “Register Now” button to complete registration at our secure third-party registration site.

Cancellations made 48 hours prior to the session will pay an administrative fee of $10 that will be deducted from your refund. After that point, refunds will only be given for medical reasons when accompanied by a signed letter from a licensed physician. All refunds must be requested via email to badgercamps@athletics.wisc.edu. 

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Looking to try a new sport? The Badger Learn to Row Summer Camp is a perfect introduction to rowing. Designed for the total beginner (from no rowing experience up to only a few weeks), the camp teaches the basics of rowing. Campers will receive one on one instruction from current Wisconsin coaches and rowers to learn the fundamentals of the stroke in our state of the art moving water rowing tank and stationary rowing machines before heading out onto Lake Mendota to row in barges and 8s. Planned outings are scheduled to explore UW-Madison’s beautiful campus, including activities at Camp Randall Stadium, Memorial Union, and State Street.

  • This camp is open to any and all male entrants entering grades 9-Jr. College in fall 2020
  • $275 per camper
  • Check-in: Thursday, June 18 from 2:30 - 3:00 pm at Porter Boathouse
  • Check-out: Saturday, June 20 from 3:00 - 3:30 pm at Porter Boathouse
  • Campers will be housed in Slichter Hall
  • Meals will be enjoyed at Four Lakes Market
  • Enjoyed the Summer Learn to Row Camp? Attend one of the three week-long Summer Rowing Sessions and receive $100 off
  • If you have questions about which camp is right for you or are in need of ground transportation from the Madison area, please contact Lowell McNicholas at lm4@athletics.wisc.edu. 
  • REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ON JUNE 15TH, OR WHEN MAXIMUM CAPACITY HAS BEEN REACHED!

Please click the “Register Now” button to complete registration at our secure third-party registration site.

Cancellations made 7 days prior to the session will pay an administrative fee of $50 that will be deducted from your refund. After that point, refunds will only be given for medical reasons when accompanied by a signed letter from a licensed physician. All refunds must be requested via email to badgercamps@athletics.wisc.edu. 

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Thinking about rowing in college? Curious about what the typical day of a collegiate athlete is like? The University of Wisconsin Men’s Rowing Camp is a six-day introduction to competitive collegiate rowing. Athletes of all levels are encouraged to attend - from those who have never rowed before to those with extensive high school experience. With a low camper to staff ratio, individual attention is provided so that practices and instruction can be tailored to meet the distinct needs of each camper.

A typical day will consist of 2-3 workouts, which include a mix of on the water training on Lake Mendota, technical sessions in our moving water rowing tank, an introduction on how to more effectively approach erg testing, core and strength instruction, and cross training. In addition to skilling and drilling, campers will have the opportunity to race in 8s, 4s, pairs, and singles, with the goal of maximizing boat speed and conditioning. Planned outings are scheduled to explore UW-Madison’s beautiful campus, including activities at Camp Randall Stadium, Memorial Union, and State Street.

  • Open to any and all entrants in grades 9 to Jr. College
  • $800 per camper
  • $50 off registration if you are a returning Boys Rowing Camper
  • $50 off if you register with a group of 4 or more from the same high school or club
  • $100 off if you attended the Learn to Row Camp June 18-20
  • *Discounts may not be combined*
  • Check-in: Monday, June 22 from 2:30 - 3:00 pm at Porter Boathouse
  • Check-out: Saturday, June 27 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm at Porter Boathouse
  • This is a resident only camp; campers will be housed in Slichter Hall
  • Meals will take place at Four Lakes Market
  • Campers that are in need of ground transportation from the Madison area may contact Lowell McNicholas at lm4@athletics.wisc.edu.
  • REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ON JUNE 19TH OR WHEN MAXIMUM CAPACITY HAS BEEN REACHED!

Please click the “Register Now” button to complete registration at our secure third-party registration site.

Cancellations made at least 7 days prior to the start date of the camp session will pay and administrative fee of $50. Cancellations after that time will only be refunded for medical reasons when accompanied by a signed letter from a physician. Refunds must be requested via email: badgercamps@uwbadgers.com

REGISTER NOW

Thinking about rowing in college? Curious about what the typical day of a collegiate athlete is like? The University of Wisconsin Men’s Rowing Camp is a six-day introduction to competitive collegiate rowing. Athletes of all levels are encouraged to attend - from those who have never rowed before to those with extensive high school experience. With a low camper to staff ratio, individual attention is provided so that practices and instruction can be tailored to meet the distinct needs of each camper.

A typical day will consist of 2-3 workouts, which include a mix of on the water training on Lake Mendota, technical sessions in our moving water rowing tank, an introduction on how to more effectively approach erg testing, core and strength instruction, and cross training. In addition to skilling and drilling, campers will have the opportunity to race in 8s, 4s, pairs, and singles, with the goal of maximizing boat speed and conditioning. Planned outings are scheduled to explore UW-Madison’s beautiful campus, including activities at Camp Randall Stadium, Memorial Union, and State Street.

  • Open to any and all entrants in grades 9 to Jr. College
  • $800 per camper
  • $50 off registration if you are a returning Boys Rowing Camper
  • $50 off if you register with a group of 4 or more from the same high school or club
  • $100 off if you attended the Learn to Row Camp June 18-20
  • *Discounts may not be combined*
  • Check-in: Monday, July 20 from 2:30 - 3:00 pm at Porter Boathouse
  • Check-out: Saturday, July 25 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm at Porter Boathouse
  • Campers will be housed in Slichter Hall
  • Meals will be enjoyed at Four Lakes Market
  • Campers that are in need of ground transportation from the Madison area may contact Lowell McNicholas at lm4@athletics.wisc.edu.
  • REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ON JULY 17TH OR WHEN MAXIMUM CAPACITY HAS BEEN REACHED!

Please click the “Register Now” button to complete registration at our secure third-party registration site.

Cancellations made at least 7 days prior to the start date of the camp session will pay and administrative fee of $50. Cancellations after that time will only be refunded for medical reasons when accompanied by a signed letter from a physician. Refunds must be requested via email: badgercamps@uwbadgers.com

REGISTER NOW

Thinking about rowing in college? Curious about what the typical day of a collegiate athlete is like? The University of Wisconsin Men’s Rowing Camp is a six-day introduction to competitive collegiate rowing. Athletes of all levels are encouraged to attend - from those who have never rowed before to those with extensive high school experience. With a low camper to staff ratio, individual attention is provided so that practices and instruction can be tailored to meet the distinct needs of each camper.

A typical day will consist of 2-3 workouts, which include a mix of on the water training on Lake Mendota, technical sessions in our moving water rowing tank, an introduction on how to more effectively approach erg testing, core and strength instruction, and cross training. In addition to skilling and drilling, campers will have the opportunity to race in 8s, 4s, pairs, and singles, with the goal of maximizing boat speed and conditioning. Planned outings are scheduled to explore UW-Madison’s beautiful campus, including activities at Camp Randall Stadium, Memorial Union, and State Street.

  • Open to any and all entrants in grades 9 to Jr. College
  • $800 per camper
  • $50 off registration if you are a returning Boys Rowing Camper
  • $50 off if you register with a group of 4 or more from the same high school or club
  • $105 off if you attended the Learn to Row Camp June 18-20
  • *Discounts may not be combined*
  • Check-in: Monday, July 27 from 2:30 - 3:00 pm at Porter Boathouse
  • Check-out: Saturday, August 1 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm at Porter Boathouse
  • Campers will be housed in Slichter Hall
  • Meals will be enjoyed at Four Lakes Market
  • Campers that are in need of ground transportation from the Madison area may contact Lowell McNicholas at lm4@athletics.wisc.edu.
  • REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE ON JULY 24TH OR WHEN MAXIMUM CAPACITY HAS BEEN REACHED!

Please click the “Register Now” button to complete registration at our secure third-party registration site.

Cancellations made at least 7 days prior to the start date of the camp session will pay and administrative fee of $50. Cancellations after that time will only be refunded for medical reasons when accompanied by a signed letter from a physician. Refunds must be requested via email: badgercamps@uwbadgers.com.

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