Star caters for all ages and levels of rower:
- Adult membership ranging from novice to masters.
- At School level - Wellington College, Wellington East Girls' College, Wellington Girls' College, Queen Margaret College and Scots College are based with the club.
Tertiary level - Massey University Wellington is currently based with
the club. (we also have some Victoria University students also row at Star)
If you're new to rowing we run Learn to Row programmes throughout
the year (except Jan-Feb) for complete beginners. They are an easy, fun
introduction to rowing where you'll learn the basics and increase your
fitness with other new rowers.
If you're returning to rowing or looking for a new club Star crews
compete at many local and regional regattas and at a national level at
the following regattas:
NZ National Rowing Championship
NZ Secondary Schools Rowing Championship (Maadi Cup)
NZ Universities Rowing Championship
NZ Masters Rowing Championship
Owing to the glorious Wellington wind we can't always get on the water
so we do lots of indoor and land based training too. As well as being
fitness and strength we also focus on rowing fundamentals. The club has
an abundance of Concept 2 and RowPerfect ergometers. The club
also has a set of sliders for the rowing machines to more closely mimic