The Pierce Boathouse grants access for recreational sculling to adults with a fitness center membership. Those who know how to row already may become cleared to scull unsupervised from April 1 through September 30. Those without experience or seeking to develop further may take a sculling class, offered each summer.
Day/Time: Weekdays, during boathouse open hours
Dates: April 1 - September 28
Location: MIT Pierce Boathouse (W8), Charles River
SCULLING CLASS - Registration begins on 5/5/14
This class is suitable for those who wish to learn to row, or to improve their sculling skills. Each participant will take to the water in a single-person recreational shell and scull along the Charles River. Experience is not necessary, but participants must be at least 18 years of age and pass the small-boat swim test (mitpe.com/swim-boat-test). A DAPER Membership is not required.
Dates: Tuesday and Thursday's from 6/3 - 7/17 (no class 7/1 and 7/3).
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cost: $400 * Upon successful completion of the course, a discounted recreational sculling pass may be purchased for $100
Patriot's Day Hours
Z-Center: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A/W Center: CLOSED
Mon - Fri: 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat: 7:00am - 9:00pm
Sun: 9:00am - 11:00pm
Mon - Fri: 11:45 am - 9:00 pm
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