- are introduced to basic measures of fitness and strength on the rowing machine (i.e., erg),
- learn rowing terminology and how to handle equipment, and
- develop a basic set of rowing skills.
Exciting opportunity for Washington, DC high school students with the US-Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program (IYLEP). IYLEP provides a fully-funded leadership building and cultural exchange experience to selected students from Iraq and the US.
This summer (2014), 10 American students will participate alongside 31 Iraqi high school students to travel around the US for four weeks in July/August 2014. Activities include leadership trainings, site visits, cultural dialogues with Iraqis, skills workshops. More information is included in the flyer US IYLEP one pager-DC.
The deadline to submit an application is December 15, 2013 and the application can be reached here: http://regonline.com/iylep-hsus.