Sparks New Zealand Rowing Adventure Program

Training

Camp Details

  • Who:  Experienced juniors aged 14-18.
  • When:  July 6 - July 26, 2017
  • Size:  Up to 12 athletes make the trip per year.
  • Cost:  $3,895 USD. Scholarship information is available upon request.
  • Where:  Nelson, New Zealand at the Nelson Rowing Club. Meals are provided through the parent network at the Nelson Rowing Club, and students are housed in home stays.
  • Questions:  Email international@sparksconsult.com
  • Apply:  Please see the application tab.
  • Supervision:  The small program and size of the community allows for close overwatch beyond the homestay aspect. Jan Smith, the program liaison, will be available for support for the entirety of the program - that said, students are expected to conduct themselves with the same maturity as their kiwi peers.
  • Travel Help:  Students may arrive within 24 hours of program start and end dates if flights are cheaper as a result.
  • Collegiate, Gap Year, and Masters Athletes:  Please e-mail us regarding longer periods, obtaining internships, and other activities.

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Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He has coached rowing on the high school and collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


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