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RowLA introduces ErgEd program to Lincoln Middle School

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ABC Eyewitness News features RowLA

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RowLA: Creating a Waterway to College

RowLA is a non-profit organization which combines fitness training and intensive rowing activities with academic tutoring in support of girls in the city of Los Angeles, enabling them to improve their health and nutrition, develop self-confidence and discipline and become student-athletes prepared for life’s challenges ahead.
Rowing offers excellent athletic training while providing the lessons of perseverance, dedication, hard work, courage and teamwork to life […]

RowLA is the 2012 USRowing Anita DeFrantz Award Winner

PRINCETON, N.J. – Four years ago, a group of women masters rowers launching their boats from a small beach at the bottom of an arena in Marina Del Ray, Calif., felt that there was a need to bring rowing to girls from the underserved neighborhoods of Los Angeles.

So they started RowLA and today, USRowing has announced that the program that now teaches the sport […]

RowLA offers girls benefits beyond rowing

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. (KABC) — Nana Kusiappiah and Paula Torres are new to the waters of Marina Del Rey, where RowLA is in full swing.

“In Africa, all I played was soccer and basketball, so it’s like, OK, rowing, cool,” said Nana Kusiappiah of Weschester High School.

Liz Greenberger, founding director of RowLA, says their summer camps teach girls to row. Then there is a […]