Intro to Row Registration

Intro to Row is an athlete’s first step to rowing.  Any athlete who does not have rowing experience must complete Intro to Row before enrolling in other Tempe Junior Crew programs.  This is an opportunity for an athlete to try out rowing in a low pressure, friendly, learning environment.  Intro to Row is a single two hour session.

Age range: Ages 13-18 (Must be 13 or older)
Cost: $50 if scheduled Intro to Row; $80 for private lesson Intro to Row
Venue: Tempe Town Lake / TJC boathouse
Address: 620 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, Arizona, 85281 (Map to TJC boathouse)

Currently Scheduled Intro to Row Sessions
Currently we are only scheduling private lesson Intro to Row sessions.

Private Lesson Intro to Row
Intro to Row sessions can also be scheduled as a private lesson if TJC does not have any scheduled Intro to Row sessions, or if the scheduled dates do not accommodate your schedule.  The registration process is the same, but cost is $80 paid directly to the coach.  Please contact us at to schedule a private Intro to Row session.

To register for Intro to Row, please follow these steps:

Registration Step 1 – Float Test

All Intro to Row participants are required to complete a Float Test to prove swimming competency.

Contact your local public pool or YMCA for Float Test availability.  Float Tests must be completed in a pool under the supervision of a lifeguard certified by the American Red Cross or equivalent.

Please download the Float Test Form for additional information.

Completed Float Test Forms should be scanned and emailed to

Download: Float Test Form

Registration Step 2 – Intro to Row Application

Please fill out the Tempe Junior Crew Online Intro to Row Online Application.

Fill Out: Intro to Row Application

If you have multiple teens participating, please fill out this form one time for each rower.

Registration Step 3 – Waivers

Each rower and parent/guardian must read and sign (in all applicable places) the Intro to Row Waivers.

The signed waiver should be scanned and emailed to or can be mailed.  Please email us for the mailing address.

Download: 2018-2019 Season Waiver Packet

Registration Step 4 – Payment

Private Lesson Intro to Rows cost $80 and should be paid directly to the coach at the time of the lesson.

Registration questions should be directed to